• Mike Socie

    Title M.S.

    Note: This is Michael’s profile while completing his MS with the HDCL.

    MS Candidate (Co-advisor: Jacob Sosnoff, Dept. of Kinesiology and Community Health)
    Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering
    Anticipated graduation: May, 2012

    Office: 301 Freer Hall
    Office phone: 244-7006
    Email: socie@illinois.edu


    B.S. Biomedical engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison


    • Relationship of gait variability to disability and falls in persons with MS
    • Gait re-training in persons with MS using body-weight supporting treadmill

    Research Interests

    • Gait in persons with MS
    • Methods for analyzing gait and gait variability
    • Gait rehabilitation

    Personal Interests

    • Basketball (watching, playing, and I coach an 8th grade team), any sort of sports
    • Woodworking
    • Guitar