Date: April 27-29, 2012
Location: Washington DC
Faculty & Volunteers: Amy Bucha, Annie Biggs, Kristen Coakley, & Jenni Buckley, University of Delaware, Department of Mechanical Engineering & The Perry Initiative
The Perry Initiative partnered with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, and Children’s National Hospital in DC to exhibit at the second annual USA Science & Engineering Festival. Approximately 1500 K12 students and parents visited The Perry Initiative booths, where they had a chance to perform mock spinal surgeries and repair a broken leg. This program was sponsored by a generous donation from Zimmer Corporation.