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Dr Martin Twiste
Dr Martin Twiste
postal addressUniversity of Salford, Frederick Road, Brian Blatchford Building, Room PO53, M6 6PU.
email addressm.twiste@salford.ac.uk
telephone0161 295 7029
website addresshttp://www.healthcare.salford.ac.uk/crhpr/m-twiste.htm
Key Memberships
Member of School: School of Health Sciences
From September 2011 to present.
Full Member of Research Institute: Institute for Health & Social Care Research (IHSCR)
From January 2001 to May 2009.
Full Member of Research Centre: Centres for Health Sciences Research
From September 2015 to present.
From January 2001 to August 2015.
Profile Summary

Motion analysis of prosthetic gait

Engineering of prosthetic components

Design of rehabilitation aids

Key Qualifications
1997
2005
2000
2004
Key Projects
2017
Mar
Limbpower Survey
English Federation of Disability Sport, £8,333.00.
Principal Investigator: J Head (50%). Co-Investigator: M Twiste (50%).
2016
Jun
2012
Dec
Energy efficient lower limb prostheses
EPSRC, £671,817.00.
Principal Investigator: D Howard (40%). Co-Investigators: M Twiste (15%), R Baker (15%), L Kenney (30%).
2012
May
A scientific basis for improving function in trans-femoral amputees
MOD, £149,236.00.
Principal Investigator: R Baker (90%). Co-Investigator: M Twiste (10%).
2001
Jan
R&D Training Fellowship - Mr M Twiste
SMUHT, £99,665.00.
Principal Investigator: M Twiste (100%).
Key Publications
Refereed Journal Articles
Book Sections
Letters in Journals
Meeting Abstracts
Poster Presentations
Working Papers
Key PhD Supervision
Key Presence
Consultancy Roles
2015
Sep

 Project title: Mapping amputee residuum change and manufacturing personalised, adaptable prosthetic inserts

2009
Jun

--- Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC):    in 06/09, 08/09, 10/10, 11/13, 02/17
--- National Institute for Health Research (NIHR):    in 09/09
---... more >>.

2006
May

--- Dr Laurent Frossard - Eureka Award for his Protamine project

2005
Sep

--- Biomechanics of the Lower limb in Health, Disease and Rehabilitation, University of Salford (UK) Sep 2005
--- International Society for Prosthetics & Orthotics (ISPO) UK Annual Scientific Meeting, Swindon... more >>.

2005
Jun

--- Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: in 11/08, 12/08, 11/10
--- Clinical Biomechanics: in 01/08, 02/12, 08/12, 06/13, 03/16, 01/17
--- Gait and Posture: in 05/09, 03/12, 05/12, 03... more >>.

Honours and Awards
2014
Jun

Recipients: Jarvis H, Baker R, Bennett A, Twiste M, Phillip R, for submission of an original clinical, research or scientific paper of outstanding merit.

2005
Jul

Recipients: Twiste M, Williams A (Runners up).Category: 'Excellence in Learning, Teaching, Development and Mentorship'. Topic: to extend practitioner roles in the assessment for, and the fitting and evaluation of, thera... more >>.

Industrial Collaboration and Exploitation
2013
Apr
2006
Sep
2006
Jul
2006
Jan
2005
Jul
2004
Dec
Internal University Support Received
2014
Feb
2006
Jul
2006
Jan
2005
Jul
2004
Aug
2003
Jul
Media Appearances
2015
Jan
2010
Jul
2009
Nov
2005
Jun
Memberships of External Bodies
1997
Oct
Other Research Activity
2001
Jan

The effect of torque absorbers and torque-shock absorbers on the gait of trans tibial amputees.
--- £55,390.00 from NHS Executive North West Regional Office (NWRO) R&D Directorate.
--- £44,275.00 f... more >>.

Other University Research Roles
2005
Aug

--- PhD internal evaluation:     Internal Examiner for Declan Sweeney
--- PhD interim assessment:   Internal Examiner for Sharzad Ossati
--- PhD interim assessment:  ... more >>.