Ugo della Croce
Department of Information Engineering, Political Sciences and Communication Sciences – University of Sassari
Viale Mancini 5 007100 Sassari Italy
Ugo Della Croce PhD in Bioengineering (University of Bologna, 1995). Full professor at the University of Sassari, Italy. Since 2003 Associate Professor at the PM&R Department, University of Virginia (Charlottesville, Virginia). Since 2004 at the PM&R Department, Harvard Medical School, Boston. Main research activity: methods to improve the quality of quantitative human movement measurements, including video, dynamometry and inertial sensing. Author of more than 80 international publications. About 20 invited lectures and seminars. Winner of two international awards: Sidney Licht Award, American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (1997) and “Excellence in research writing award” American Journal of PM&R (1998). SIAMOC Council member (2001-2005). SIAMOC President (2013-2014). President of the 10th SIAMOC conference (Alghero, Sardinia 2009). “Biomechanics and Robotics” theme coordinator, IEEE EMBC (Boston, 2011). Organized and chaired the “1st Symposium on Human Movement Science”, Italian Embassy in the USA (Washington DC, 2005). President of the Scientific Committee of the XII International Symposium on the 3-D Analysis of Human Movement (Bologna, 2012). Member of conference scientific committees: ISEK Congress, (Vienna, 2002; Boston 2004), SIAMOC Conference (Pisa, 2005; Bellaria 2012; Pisa 2013 ). Associate Editor of the Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation for which he edited a special issue (2006). Referee of numerous international scientific journals.