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Episodes

Sarah Glowa - University of Pittsburgh O&P Student

3/26/2018
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In this episode, Brian sits down with University of Pittsburgh Orthotics and Prosthetics Master's Degree Candidate Sarah Glowa. Sarah shares her journey getting into the field of O&P and how she is enjoying her time here in town as a Master's student in Pittsburgh. Sarah is playing a major role by working with the American Amputee Soccer Association. To learn more about the AASA, check out their website at www.ampsoccer.org

Duration:00:19:15

A Better Way To Amputate with PhD Candidate Shriya Srinivasan

3/19/2018
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In this episode, Brian sits down with Harvard/MIT Health Sciences and Technology PhD Candidate Shriya Srinivasan about an innovative approach to amputation. Shriya is currently working on a proprioceptive, regenerative peripheral neural interface that will ultimately enable patients to control their prosthesis with native neural signals. She is also exploring optogenetic techniques to create novel strategies to accelerate and improve neural regeneration. To learn more Shriya, you can visit...

Duration:00:13:19

Jacqueline Spells

3/12/2018
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with inspirational amputee Jacqueline Spells about her limb loss journey! For more information about revAMPd visit www.revampdpodcast.com and connect with us on Facebook @revampdpodcast For more information about De La Torre Orthotics & Prosthetics, visit www.delatorreop.com and connect with us on Facebook and Instagram

Duration:00:29:26

Daniel Edmondson

3/8/2018
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with adaptive athlete and author Daniel Edmondson about his limb loss journey, being an adaptive athlete, writing his first book and much more. For more information about Daniel, check him out on Facebook @daniel.edmondson.908 For more information about revAMPd visit www.revampdpodcast.com and connect with us on Facebook @revampdpodcast For more information about De La Torre Orthotics & Prosthetics, visit www.delatorreop.com and connect with us on...

Duration:00:40:50

Melissa Stockwell & Keri Serota - Dare2Tri Co-Founders

1/8/2018
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In this episode, Brian sits down with Melissa Stockwell and Keri Serota, the co-founders of Dare2Tri, an Illinois-based 501(c)3 non-for-profit organization with the mission to positively impact the lives of athletes with physical disabilities and visual impairments by developing their skills in paratriathlon. Melissa holds a USAT Level I coaching certification and serves as a mentor for Dare2tri athletes as they train and compete. Melissa is an Iraq War veteran, Purple Heart Recipient and...

Duration:00:32:02

Reggie Showers - Motivational Speaker

1/1/2018
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with Reggie Showers, a motivational speaker and amputee. Reggie describes his experience going through a traumatic event as a young man and how that has since shaped his life. For more information about Reggie, check out his website https://lifewithreggie.com For more information about revAMPd visit www.revampdpodcast.com and connect with us on Facebook, twitter and Instagram @revAMPdPodcast For more information about De La Torre Orthotics &...

Duration:00:32:38

A Special RevAMPd Christmas Episode

12/25/2017
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In this episode, Brian has an incredibly special visitor stop by...Santa Claus! Brian asks Santa some of the tough questions that most podcast hosts would shy away from. From everyone at De La Torre Orthotics and Prosthetics, we want to say, Happy Holidays!

Duration:00:14:49

Mark Daniels - Royal Australian Navy

12/19/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with Royal Australian Navy Marine Technician, motivational speakers and right above knee amputee Mark Daniels about his incredible journey following a horrific accident in which doctors did not believe he would survive. Mark proves that with enough drive and determination anyone can overcome any challenge they face in life. For more information about Mark, connect with him on Facebook @MarkDanielsMotivation For more information about revAMPd visit...

Duration:00:25:05

Peg Leg Trainer - Jenny Pollreis

12/11/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with Peg Leg Trainer and Rush Foot ReBELLE Jenny Pollreis. Join Brian and he and Jenny discuss her inspirational journey, raising kids post amputation, and why hard work and dedication truly pays off. For more information about Jenny visit www.peglegtrainer.com and connect with her on Facebook, twitter and Instagram. In 14 years as an amputee, Jenny has tried almost every type of carbon foot available (and broken them). Now that she's on a...

Duration:00:40:13

Josh Green

12/4/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with dad, coach, chef, patient advocate and recently engaged RAKA Josh Green. Join Brian as he and Josh discuss Josh's lifelong journey as an amputee, chef, coach patient model and his most important role, dad. For more information about Josh, connect with him on Facebook @ChefJGreen For more information about revAMPd visit www.revampdpodcast.com and connect with us on Facebook, twitter and Instagram @revAMPdPodcast For more information about De...

Duration:00:52:33

Adrianne Haslet

11/26/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with a global advocate for amputee rights, keynote speaker, ballroom dancer, blade runner and Boston Marathon bombing survivor, Adrianne Haslet. Join Brian as he and Adrianne discuss her inspirational journey, involvement in advocacy for the limb loss community and so much more. For more information about Adrianne visit www.adriannehaslet.com and connect with her on Facebook, twitter and Instagram Check out Adrianne in PBSM's official video for...

Duration:00:38:11

revAMPd with Mason Hall

11/19/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with bilateral amputee, adaptive athlete and the architect of the revAMPd podcast name, Mason Hall. Join Brian as he and Mason discuss Mason's limb loss journey, adapting to the new normal and moving on with life. For more information about Mason, connect with him on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube For more information about revAMPd visit www.revampdpodcast.com and connect with us on Facebook, twitter and Instagram @revAMPdPodcast For more...

Duration:00:29:57

"The Roaming Rebel" Chris Boman

11/13/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with life long transtibial amputee "The Roaming Rebel" Chris Bowman. Join Brian as he and Chris discuss Chris' many adventures as well as his inspirational journey with limb loss. For more information about Chris connect with him on Facebook, twitter and YouTube For more information about revAMPd visit www.revampdpodcast.com and connect with us on Facebook, twitter and Instagram @revAMPdPodcast For more information about De La Torre Orthotics &...

Duration:00:31:58

"The Raging Panda" Nick Koulchar

11/6/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with U.S. Army Veteran, Wounded Warrior, Adaptive Athlete and Keynote Speaker, "The Raging Panda" Nick Koulchar. Join Brian as he talks to Nick about his long road to recovery after losing both legs while defending the United States in Operation Iraqi Freedom, being adaptive, competing in marathons and crossfit as well as fatherhood and how to overcome any obstacle we face in life. For more information about Nick visit www.andbeyondconsult.com and...

Duration:00:56:34

Hopalong's Guide to the Galaxy with Fritz Rudy

10/29/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd, Brian talks with adaptive athlete, outdoorsman, Rush Foot Rebel and right below knee amputee Fritz Rudy. Join Brian as he talks to Fritz about his limb loss journey, hunting, fishing, competitive shooting and how to fearlessly take your life back and overcome anything that happens to you. For more information about Fritz, connect with him on Facebook, twitter and Instagram. Check out Fritz's blog "Hopalong's Guide to the Galaxy." Watch as Fritz goes...

Duration:00:34:03

Camp No Limits with Sara McLaughlin

10/23/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd, Brian talks with Sara McLaughlin, the head physical therapist for Camp No Limits, about the mission and work of Camp No Limits as well as her unique journey as both a physical therapist and the mother of a child living with limb loss. For more information about Camp No Limits visit www.nolimitsfoundation.org and connect with them on Facebook, twitter and Instagram For more information about revAMPd visit www.revampdpodcast.com and connect with us on Facebook,...

Duration:00:20:09

Breast Cancer Awreness with guest Dena Foster

10/15/2017
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and on this episode of revAMPd Brian talks with upper extremity amputee and breast cancer survivor Dena Foster about both her limb loss journey and her two battles with breast cancer. Dena is a fighter and a survivor who proves that life is not over just because you become an amputee or are diagnosed with breast cancer. For more information about breast cancer, visit www.breastcancer.org For more information about revAMPd visit...

Duration:00:31:54

Amputee Firefighter/EMT, Mountain Climber, Jeff Bryan

10/8/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd, Brian talks with Jeff Bryan, a firefighter/EMT who returned to full active duty after becoming an RBKA. Join Brian and Jeff as they discuss Jeff's incredible journey, as well as his many climbing adventures. For more information about Jeff, follow his adventures on Instagram @amputee_fire_climber For more information about revAMPd visit www.revampdpodcast.com and connect with us on Facebook, twitter and Instagram @revAMPdPodcast For more information about De...

Duration:00:36:52

Rush Foot Rebel Todd Domingo

10/2/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd, Brian talks with bilateral amputee Todd Domingo, the founder and support group leader of Amputee Coalition of Toronto, amputee advocate, adaptive runner, motivational speaker and fellow Rush Foot Rebel. Join Brian and Todd as they talk about Todd's inspirational journey with limb loss, the importance of providing peer support for amputees, running and so much more. For more information about Todd, follow him on Instagram @amput_o Please help Todd get the...

Duration:00:27:16

Amputee Clinic with Guest Dr. Michael C. Munin, M.D.

9/25/2017
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On this episode of revAMPd, Brian sits down with Dr. Michael C. Munin, M.D., a physiatrist at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center who directs the Prosthetic Rehabilitation Clinic at UMPC; Dr Munin is also a professor and Vice Chair of Strategic Planning and Program Development for the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Join Brian as he and Dr. Munin discuss amputee rehabilitation. For more information about Dr....

Duration:00:38:52