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Leading Speech Researcher, Prof. Cara Stepp, Joins Altec in Scientific Advisor Role

By |2019-10-07T12:10:13-04:00October 4th, 2019|

Altec, Inc., an innovative research group focused on designing groundbreaking technology for movement sciences, is pleased to announce Cara Stepp, PhD as a Scientific Advisor.

Dr. Stepp brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Altec team, having spent over a decade applying engineering principles to speech and motor control research. As a long-time user of EMG technology, Dr. Stepp has been instrumental in using EMG to further our understanding of motor behavior during speech, and to provide rehabilitation solutions for communication disorders.

Altec is eager to welcome Dr. Stepp to the team, as she will provide a unique perspective to further our research interests and developments in wearable technology for subvocal communication.

To learn more about Dr. Stepp and her impactful work, please visit the STEPP Lab website.

About the Author:

Mr. Ducey earned a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Biomedical Engineering from The George Washington University in 2014. He currently serves as a Client Support Engineer for Delsys, Inc., where he provides technical assistance and training to Delsys customers in a variety of physiological fields from across the world. In addition, he represents Delsys at international conferences and educates prospects and customers alike on how Delsys technology can be implemented successfully for a variety of protocols.