Clemson University

Seminar with Dr. Johnell Brooks, Associate Professor and Clinical Researcher

03/05/2020, Thursday: Seminar: A Decade of Development: Clinical Driving Simulators with Dr. Johnell Brooks, Associate Professor in the Department of Automotive Engineering and a  clinical researchers collaborating with numerous healthcare systems:  A decade ago Clemson partnered with DriveSafety, a Utah based driving simulator company, to develop driving simulation systems specifically designed for rehabilitation and training to help individuals regain driving skills after experiencing functional losses. While the program was originally designed to assist aging drivers maintain their independence as long as safely possible, the program was quickly expanded to serve a diverse patient population. This CU-ICAR/DriveSafety partnership’s approach to product development supports collaboration among clinicians, teachers and researchers. This program exemplifies CU-ICAR’s mission of research, teaching, outreach and economic development where public and private partnerships among universities, health care facilities and industry work together to increase the quality of life of the citizens in the state of South Carolina and beyond. Please join us for this informative seminar on this very important topic.

Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:30am

Emeritus College, Meeting Room 511 Westinghouse Road Pendleton, SC 29670

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Students, Faculty, Staff, Undergraduate, Graduate


Emeritus College, College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences, Public Health Sciences, School of Nursing, College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences, Automotive Engineering



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