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Author Kevin Hazzard

  • Kevin Hazzard

    Contributing Writer

    Former daily reporter Hazzard is now a freelance journalist, published novelist, and screenwriter. He also has written a blog about his ten years as a paramedic for Grady, entitled A Thousand Naked Strangers.



Shepherd Center, Vanderbilt, and Parker Hannifin

Michael Goldfarb, head of Vanderbilt's Center for Intelligent Mechatronics, and the Shepherd Center developed Indego, an exoskeleton that can help the paralyzed to walk. Multisite trials are scheduled for next year, and will be overseen by Shepherd and Parker Hannifin, the company manufactures Indego. Read more...