Patricia Bahr is Director of the Iowa Center for Assistive Technology. Previously, she was Senior Supervisor of Outreach Services and Rehabilitation Engineer at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare in St. Paul, MN. Bahr's 26 years of experience includes work with augmentative/alternative communication (AAC), computer access, electronic aids to daily living (EADLs), powered mobility, and vocational adaptations. She was involved in the coordination, development, and staffing of Gillette's Mobile Outreach efforts, which provides over 750 clinic days of specialty medical and assistive technology services throughout greater Minnesota per year. She also provided and coordinated assistive technology training to individuals and groups. Bahr's biomedical and biomechanical engineering degrees are from the University of Iowa.