Kathleen Sienko

Kathleen Sienko is an Assistant Professor in the Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Departments at the University of Michigan. She earned her PhD in 2007 from the Harvard-M.I.T. Division of Health Science and Technology Medical Engineering Program, and holds a SM in Aeronautics & Astronautics from M.I.T. and a BS in Materials Engineering from the University of Kentucky. Her research interests include aging and vestibular balance and rehabilitation, medical device design and evaluation, and affordable medical device design for resource-limited settings.