Center on Knowledge Translation for Technology Transfer (KT4TT)
Joe Lane engages government, academic and industry sectors in
the issues associated with systematically generating
technology-based innovations with beneficial socioeconomic
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Christine Oddo is the director of Client Services at CAT. She
holds an advanced MS degree in Occupational Therapy with a focus in
assistive computer technology.
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Sue Arnold is responsible for website design and content,
pre/post material submission for publications and presentations for
the Center on KT4TT.
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Jen Flagg has more than a decade of experience in the
commercialization of medical and assistive technology
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Ivan Gonzalez works with persons involved in CAT's client
services through State contracts, School districts or private
payment who have previously participated in CAT's assessment
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Jim Leahy leads the “Participatory Observer Project”
for the Center on KT4TT at the University at Buffalo.
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Michelle Lockett develops relationships with other NIDILRR
technology grantees in search of barriers and best practices
involved in the process of product development and technology
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Kimberly Naus coordinates the training services for the Center
for Assistive Technology including individual and group training
for consumers, school districts, counselors, and other service
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Jim Peron directs the Center’s Design and Fabrication Shop
where he designs and fabricates in any and all materials.
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Nathan Ramsey is an Occupational Therapist and UB alumnus. In
addition to his BS/MS in Occupational Therapy, he also has an
Advanced Graduate Certificate in Assistive and Rehabilitative
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As a project team member for 14 years, Dr. Vathsala Stone has
designed all of our research projects as well as our evaluation
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Douglas Whitford processes loan requests for the New Your State
Commission for the Blind.
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As a graphic designer with CAT since 1999, Laurie Yarnes has
been instrumental in designing creative promotional material to
enhance the Center on KT4TT.
Learn more about Laurie Yarnes
The CAT Program Office and Research & Development Project Office are located off campus at 100 Sylvan Parkway, Suite 400, Amherst, NY 14228.
CAT Client Service is located off campus at 315 Alberta Drive, Suite 102 Amherst, NY 14226.