Member News

Member News is a quarterly publication. Archived issues are available a month later. In addition, some articles are available below. Please click here for the archives.

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06 March, 2018
Iowa Center for Assistive Technology Education and Research Survey
14 February, 2018
RESNA Has Partnered With Closing The Gap (CTG) to Bring New Member Benefits
02 March, 2016
RESNA leads in the development of voluntary consensus standards for the design and performance of assistive technology in the United States, and represents the needs and views of U.S. stakeholders in international standardization forums.
11 November, 2015
What’s it like designing, creating, and prototyping an assistive technology solution over 72 straight hours? RESNA member Ronny Gaal found out at the Bay Area Makeathon this past September.
11 November, 2015
Interview with Tom Hetzel, CEO of Ride Designs, a unique seating clinic and manufacturer based in Denver, CO that was a Gold Sponsor at RESNA 2015. Tom discusses industry consolidation, seating systems research, the funding challenge, and what's next for the company.
11 November, 2015
The Accreditation Ad Hoc Committee is completing activities for the accreditation of assistive technology training programs in higher education.
14 July, 2015
RESNA is adding a $30 annual fee for members who wish to receive a print version of the Assistive Technology Journal. Full on-line access continues as a complimentary member benefit.
07 May, 2015
RESNA is a proud partner of the Connect Ability Challenge.
06 February, 2015
In this article, RESNA member Alexandra Enders provides several resources for finding a good "do-it-yourself" AT design idea.
19 November, 2014
Ray Grott reports on a recent trip he took to South Korea