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Apply Today: The Limb Preservation Foundation’s 2024 Symposium Scholarship

2023-12-11T14:14:16-07:00

We want you to join us for our upcoming symposium – and we have scholarships available!  LPF’s symposium is an immersive experience to educate, empower, and envision the future of limb health and well-being. This is your chance to connect with the limb loss and limb difference community, medical professionals, and industry experts, learn [...]

Apply Today: The Limb Preservation Foundation’s 2024 Symposium Scholarship2023-12-11T14:14:16-07:00

LPF Announces Groundbreaking Innovators from the University of Utah as Keynote Speakers for 2024 Symposium

2023-12-08T12:09:39-07:00

Tommaso Lenzi, PhD, the Director of the Bionic Engineering Lab with the Utah Robotics Center and the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Utah, and Jacob George, PhD, Director of the Utah NeuroRobotics Lab at the University of Utah, will be keynote speakers at LPF’s Hope Beyond Limits Symposium on April 19, [...]

LPF Announces Groundbreaking Innovators from the University of Utah as Keynote Speakers for 2024 Symposium2023-12-08T12:09:39-07:00

Cheers to Dan Schilke’s Legacy: The Annual Kegball Fundraiser

2023-10-23T09:02:11-06:00

Dan Schilke always tried to make the world a better place, and his friends are doing the same in his honor. Dan passed away in 2017 after a courageous battle with Ewing's sarcoma. He was just a month away from turning 28 years young, but his impact on his friends, family, and the world [...]

Cheers to Dan Schilke’s Legacy: The Annual Kegball Fundraiser2023-10-23T09:02:11-06:00

Unstoppable Resilience: The Inspiring Journey of LPF Scholarship Recipient David Schlicht

2023-10-23T08:39:21-06:00

As a rising star in the world of freestyle skiing, David was a young athlete with boundless energy. Every day was a chance to push the boundaries of what was possible on skis. But in June of 2021, his life took a heart-wrenching turn. David had been honing his skills at the Utah Olympic [...]

Unstoppable Resilience: The Inspiring Journey of LPF Scholarship Recipient David Schlicht2023-10-23T08:39:21-06:00

Inspiring Patient Story: Peter Poker

2023-10-25T09:41:21-06:00

Meet Inspiring Patient: Peter Poker Fast Facts Location:  Denver, Colorado Work title and company: Project Manager at PCL Construction Services, Inc. Overcoming a limb challenge Please tell us about the limb challenge that you faced. Peter: I was involved in a motorcycle accident in May of 2001, which caused severe internal injuries along with [...]

Inspiring Patient Story: Peter Poker2023-10-25T09:41:21-06:00

Katie’s Triumph: LPF Scholarship Recipient’s Story of Perseverance

2023-10-23T08:48:14-06:00

Meet LPF Scholarship Recipient Katie Noble Katie's high school years were marked by a challenging ordeal—an ongoing struggle with an unbalanced gait. Her right hip protruded noticeably more than her left, but it wasn't until her sophomore year that she began to experience discomfort in her left knee, specifically when applying pressure to a [...]

Katie’s Triumph: LPF Scholarship Recipient’s Story of Perseverance2023-10-23T08:48:14-06:00

Regenerative Medicine 2.0: The Possibilities of Extracellular Vesicles

2023-09-13T13:50:52-06:00

Dr. Nicole Ehrhart recently shared her insights on an exciting advancement in research -- and what it could mean for regenerative medicine! Can you review what stem cells are? Nicole: In a previous blog earlier this spring, I discussed the basis of adult stem cells and how we have used them in my lab [...]

Regenerative Medicine 2.0: The Possibilities of Extracellular Vesicles2023-09-13T13:50:52-06:00

Summer reading picks

2023-07-13T11:15:56-06:00

Why do people give? A recently-released report identified the primary tenets of generosity according to Americans: how they define it; what it means to them; where their generosity comes from; its importance to society and their expectations. The report also identifies different donor types and how generosity is reported on in traditional media and [...]

Summer reading picks2023-07-13T11:15:56-06:00

Inspiring Patient Story: Torie Mugo

2023-07-21T10:45:08-06:00

Meet Inspiring Patient: Torie Mugo Fast Facts Location: Aurora, Colorado Overcoming a limb challenge Please tell us about the limb challenge that you faced. Torie: I am a mother, wife, and avid athlete. I was born and raised in Nairobi-Kenya and traveled to the United States at the age of 19 to pursue further [...]

Inspiring Patient Story: Torie Mugo2023-07-21T10:45:08-06:00

Inspiring Patient Story: Gini Thomas

2023-06-28T09:19:25-06:00

Meet Inspiring Patient: Gini Thomas Fast Facts Location:  Montgomery, Alabama Work title and company: Ambassador with Integrum Overcoming a limb challenge Please tell us about the limb challenge that you faced. Gini: I was involved in a motorcycle wreck on August 12, 2012. My husband was killed instantly, and I broke every bone in [...]

Inspiring Patient Story: Gini Thomas2023-06-28T09:19:25-06:00
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