MSUCOR Affiliates

Jongeun Choi, PhD

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Associate Professor
College of Engineering
Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering

Mailing address:
Department of Mechanical Engineering
428 S. Shaw Lane, Room 3259
East Lansing, MI 48824

Tel: 517-432-3164
Fax: 517-353-1750
E-mail: jchoi@egr.msu.edu

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Jongeun Choi received his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley in 2006 and 2002 respectively. He also received a B.S. degree in Mechanical Design and Production Engineering from Yonsei University at Seoul, Republic of Korea in 1998. He is currently an Associate Professor with the Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Michigan State University. His current research interests include systems and control, system identification, and Bayesian methods with applications to mobile robotic sensors, environmental adaptive sampling, engine control, human motor control systems, and biomedical problems. He is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control (JDSMC). He co-organized a special issue on Stochastic Models, Control, and Algorithms in Robotics in JDSMC and served as its co-editor during 2014-2015. His papers were finalists for the Best Student Paper Award at the 24th American Control Conference (ACC) 2005 and the Dynamic System and Control Conference (DSCC) 2011 and 2012. He is a recipient of an NSF CAREER Award in 2009. Dr. Choi is a member of ASME and IEEE.

Lisa Ann Destefano, D.O.

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Chairperson and Associate Professor
College of Osteopathic Medicine
Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Mailing Address:
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Clinic
4660 South Hagadorn Road, Suite 500
East Lansing, MI 48823

Tel: 517-432-6144
Email: dstefano@msu.edu

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Practice Specialties:
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine & OMT
Neuromusculoskeletal Med & OMM

Education:
Medical School (Doctor of Osteopathy), Michigan State University/College Osteopathic Medicine, East Lansing, MI
Residency Program (Family Medicine), Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Residency Program (Osteopathic Manipulative Med), Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Timothy Francisco, D.O.

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Assistant Professor
College of Osteopathic Medicine
Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Mailing Address:
4660 S. Hagadorn Road. Suite 500
East Lansing, MI, 48824

Tel: 517-432-6144
Fax: 517-432-6150
E-mail: franci48@msu.edu

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Practice Specialties:
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM

Board Certifications:
Neuromusculoskeletal Med & OMM

Education:
Medical School (Doctor of Osteopathy), Michigan State University/College Osteopathic Medicine, East Lansing, MI
Residency Program (Neuromusculoskeletal Med/OMM), Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Lawrence Mysliwiec, D.O.

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Orthopedic Surgeon
College of Osteopathic Medicine
Department of Osteopathic Surgical Specialties

Mailing Address:
2815 S Pennsylvania Ave Suite 102
Lansing, MI 48910

Tel: 517-351-8888
Fax: 517-351-7189

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Dr. Lawrence Mysliwiec is an orthopedic surgeon in Lansing, Michigan and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including McLaren Greater Lansing Hospital and Sparrow Hospital. He is one of 33 doctors at McLaren Greater Lansing Hospital and one of 31 at Sparrow Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

Clarence (Nic) Nicodemius, D.O., PhD

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Director of Clinical Research and Associate Professor
College of Osteopathic Medicine
Department of Osteopathic Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine

Mailing Address:
965 Fee Rd Room A-439
East Lansing, MI 48824

Tel: 517-353-9110

 

 

Dr. Nicodemus earned his BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering and PhD in Biomedical Engineering with specialty in Orthopedic Biomechanics from UC Davis. He was employed as a Principle Scientist and Man Systems Department manager at NASA/Johnson Space Center in Houston for 6 years with the Lockheed Corporation helping to develop specifications for the construction of the International Space Station. In 1993, he was appointed as an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Director of Orthopedic Spine research at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston for 7 years prior to his attending medical school.

Dr. Nicodemus graduated with his DO degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2004 at 62 years of age. He did his residency at MSUCOM and is Board Certified in Osteopathic Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine. After nine years as a solo practitioner in Monterey, California he returned to MSUCOM last year.

He has published in peer-reviewed journals in both medicine and engineering and is a member of numerous medical and engineering societies and has contributed to several fundamental texts in Osteopathic Medicine.

Pramod K Pathak, PhD

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Professor of Statistics and Epidemiology
College of Natural Science
Department of Statistics and Probability

Mailing Address:
A502 Wells Hall
East Lansing, Michigan 48824

Tel: 517-353-8900
E-mail: pathakp@stt.msu.edu

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Current research interests include Statistical methods and their applications to biomedical research; sampling and resampling methods; computational statistics; reliability; image processing; optimization problems in statistics.

Lawrence Prokop, D.O.

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Associate Professor Health Programs
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Medical Director for the Rehabilitation Institute of West Florida

Mailing Address:
McLaren Orthopedic Hospital
2815 S Pennsylvania Ave #2
Lansing, MI, 48910

Tel: 517-975-1450

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Dr. Lawrence Prokop received his first Bachelors of Science degree in Anthropology, Cum Laude from Western Michigan University in 1974. He has his second in Biology, with Distinction from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan in 1976. In 1980 he received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Michigan State University. Dr. Prokop completed his residency at the The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 1984.

Dr. Prokop returned to Michigan State University to work as an Assistant Professor for two years in the area of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and then accepted a position at the National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington, D.C.. While in Washington D.C. from 1986 to 1992 he was also an attending physician at the Washington Hospital Center, an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at The George Washington University, and the Medical Director of the Amputee Rehabilitation and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Programs from 1990 to 1992. In 1992 he became a surveyor for the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitating Facilities (CARF) and left Washington to open a private practice in Florida. From 1992 to 2003 he worked in his private practice as well as being the Medical Director for the Rehabilitation Transitional Care Unit in Santa Rosa Medical Center in Milton Florida, and the Medical Director for the Rehabilitation Institute of West Florida, West Florida Hospital in Pensacola Florida.

Dr. Prokop is the recipient of several Board Certificates and Honors and has lectured and published extensively on a variety of Medical Rehabilitation topics. He is actively involved in committees and with the professional organizations he belongs to.

Clark Radcliffe, PhD, M.S., B.S.

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Professor Emeritus
College of Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mailing Address:
3913 Hazy Lane
Okemos, MI, 48864

Tel: 517-351-1776
Email: radcliffe@egr.msu.edu

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Design of dynamic systems; modeling, and control of mechatronic systems; numerical and experimental methods for dynamic model validation; software for optimal vibration isolation system design; acoustic response measurement; acoustic modeling and active control; Statistical Energy Analysis (SEA) of automotive structures; active control of continuous structures; controllable fluids such as electrorheological fluids, and magnetorheological fluids; internet-based, distributed, engineering modeling and design; Spine and Neck Biomechanics.

Jake Rowan D.O

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Associate Professor
College of Osteopathic Medicine
Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
Director of Medical Education International Programs

Mailing Address:
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
804 Service Rd. Room A235
East Lansing MI, 48224

Tel: 517-432-6144
Email: rowanjac@msu.edu

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Practice Specialties:
Physical Medicine & Rehab

Board Certifications:
Physical Medicine & Rehab

Education:
Medical School (Doctor of Osteopathy), Michigan State University/College Osteopathic Medicine, East Lansing, MI
Residency Program (Physical Medicine & Rehab), Michigan State University/IRMC, Lansing, MI