Rehabilitation Sciences and Technology
University of Pittsburgh
2310 Jane Street, Suite 1300
Richard M. Schein is a doctoral candidate in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Science within the Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology at the University of Pittsburgh. He received his bachelor's of science degree in Rehabilitation and Disability Studies with a concentration in medical rehabilitation from Springfield College and a master's of science degree in Rehabilitation Science and Technology as well as a certificate in Assistive Technology from the University of Pittsburgh. He is currently a graduate student researcher and an IGERT Fellow working for the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Telerehabilitation, where his research has focused on remote wheelchair prescription and consultation via telerehabilitation. He has been involved in clinical research for the past four years in areas such as wheelchair seating & mobility, telerehabilitation, funding, and policy as it relates to assistive technology. He is a member of the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America and the American Telemedicine Association.