Mark and his fiancée, human rights lawyer Simone George, spoke at TED2018 in Vancouver about how to resolve the tension between acceptance and hope, something they had to try and figure out in the aftermath of Mark’s catastrophic spinal cord injury. Amy Cuddy, whose...
Mark launched an Exoskeleton Access Programme at Dublin City University to provide universal access to Ekso Bionics robotic legs for paralysed people, stroke patients, those with MS and other neurological conditions for a nominal fee.
Trinity College Dublin complete a spinal cord excitability study in a group of 25 healthy subjects and 25 paralysed subjects to gather baseline data to feed into more complex research studies with multiple technologies.
As part of our ongoing research using trans-cutaneous spinal stimulation, Mark stood independently. The moment was captured in an award winning radio documentary featured on Newstalk’s Future Proof. Listen to the Futureproof documentary