Brian Ruhe, MS, Ph.D, CP

brian-RhueResearch Instructor, Gait Instructor, Prosthetics Instructor
After graduation from the CSUDH Prosthetics Certificate in spring 2010 he completed his residency at the VA Long Beach Healthcare System’s O&P Service laboratory. He currently teaches courses at CSUDH in Research Methods, Gait, and Biomechanics & Kinesiology. Dr. Ruhe earned M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Biomechanical Engineering at Northwestern University from 2004 – 2009. He also worked closely with the faculty at the Northwestern University Prosthetic and Orthotic Center (NUPOC) in research efforts as well as serving as a patient model during courses and ABC examinations. Dr. Ruhe is working on several research grant projects at the VA that will advance the comfort and function of people with amputations.