Brad E. Dicianno
Brad Dicianno, MD is the HERL Associate Medical Director and a staff physician at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center where he evaluates patients with disabilities for assistive technologies such as wheelchairs and addresses the complex assistive technology and rehabilitation needs of individuals with complex disabilities including spina bifida. His research interests focus on developing and studying interventions targeted to improving health and wellness in individuals with complex disabilities (wheelchairs, adaptive sports, telemedicine, virtual reality, and preventative care programs). He completed an NIH fellowship within the Rehabilitation Medicine Scientist Training Program. Brad graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine after obtaining a BS in Evolutionary Biology and a BA in the History and Philosophy of Science as an undergraduate there. He completed residency in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center where he served as chief resident.