Albert Rappoport is a Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist with an extensive clinical and research background.
Certified Prosthetist, American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics
Graduate, Prosthetic-Orthotic Education Program
UCLA School of Medicine
Master’s Degree, Adapted Physical Education,
University of Southern California
UCLA Child Amputee Prosthetics Project
Medical Director, Yoshio Setoguchi, M.D.
UCLA Rehabilitation Center and Medical Center
Chief Research Prosthetist
Prosthetics Research Study, Seattle, Washington
Director, Ernest M. Burgess, M.D.
Clinical Instructor, School of Physical Medicine and
Rehabilitation, University of Washington
Clinical Research and Development Committee,
American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists
Co-inventor, Activsleeve suction suspension system
For below-knee amputees
Co-inventor, Activankle, allowing amputees to
Swim, snow ski, and row with greater ease
Lectures internationally at professional seminars
Co-author, Physical Fitness: A Guide for Individuals
With lower limb Loss, Published by the Department
Of Veteran Affairs