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Hubert Egger

Hubert Egger

Professor , Brixsana Private Clinic, Italy

Prof. Egger is a member of the department for Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery at Brixsana Private Clinic, Professor for Prosthetics and head of the research group for prosthetics at the University for Applied Sciences in Upper Austria. His research concerns bionic arm and leg prostheses for amputees. He studied communication engineering and medical engineering at the Technical University and Medical University of Vienna. After having worked as a researcher for mobile communication devices at the Technical University of Vienna, he worked as a researcher for Otto Bock in Vienna, market leader for prosthetics. There he was leader of the research project “mind controlled prosthesis”. The prototype of a feeling leg prosthesis, he developed at the University, had a worldwide media presence 2015