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Fellow Heidi Horstmann Koester

Heidi Horstmann Koester, PhD


Heidi Koester

Entry into the AT Field:

How I got into the field

Important event(s) that influenced my early decision to get into the assistive technology field

Why I chose the AT field

My inspiration and mentor

Why the field is important to me and the central focus of my work

My memorable successes and greatest contributions to the field

My most memorable failures

Significant changes and advances in the field since I first entered it

On the future of rehabilitation engineering and assistive technology

My role within RESNA and what it gave back to me

On the future of RESNA

My suggestions for those just entering the field