Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Bryan S Malas, MHPE, CO

Bryan S Malas, MHPE, CO

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Focus of Work

Bio

I am a certified and licensed orthotist. I am Director, Department of Orthotics/Prosthetics at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago (formerly Children’s Memorial Hospital); and Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. In addition to clinical work, I supervise and train clinical residents; and instruct graduate students in the Master’s of Prosthetics and Orthotics degree program at the Northwestern University Prosthe...[Read full text]I am a certified and licensed orthotist. I am Director, Department of Orthotics/Prosthetics at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago (formerly Children’s Memorial Hospital); and Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. In addition to clinical work, I supervise and train clinical residents; and instruct graduate students in the Master’s of Prosthetics and Orthotics degree program at the Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center (NUPOC).[Shorten text]

Academic Focus

My research examines the clinical outcomes of orthoses on activities of daily living and human locomotion with the goal of improving effectiveness of orthotic interventions for people with physical impairments.

Clinical Focus

My clinical interest is pediatric and adult orthotic treatment of the spine and upper and lower limbs, with special attention to therapeutic interventions for neuromuscular scoliosis and cerebral palsy.

Education and Certification

  • CO: Northwestern University, Prosthetics and Pedorthics (1994)
  • MHPE: University of Illinois - Chicago (2003)

Contact

312-227-6210

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 46
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611