On this episode of revAMPd, Brian sits down with Dr. Michael C. Munin, M.D., a physiatrist at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center who directs the Prosthetic Rehabilitation Clinic at UMPC; Dr Munin is also a professor and Vice Chair of Strategic Planning and Program Development for the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Join Brian as he and Dr. Munin discuss amputee rehabilitation and why it's important for every amputee to go to have a physiatrist as well as visit an amputee clinic.
For more information about The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center please visit www.upmc.com
For more information about the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine please visit www.medschool.pitt.edu
On Ep. 27 of revAMPd, Brian talks with Ashley Kurpiel, the only amputee in the world diagnosed with Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva. Join Brian and Ashley as they discuss her inspirational journey of refusing to allow her diagnoses to stop her from living life to the fullest every single day.
For more information about Ashley, connect with her on Facebook @FlipFlop15
On episode 26 of revAMPd, Brian talks with Caitlin Connor, a left below knee amputee, adaptive triathlete and the first female amputee boxer in the U.S. about her limb loss journey. For more information about Caitlin, connect with her on Facebook and Instagram
On episode 25 of revAMPd, Brian talks with bilateral amputee and owner of Kingston Circus Arts, Erin Ball about her limb loss journey as well as performing incredible, and often death defying circus arts as an amputee.