Jacob L. Lindquist

A photo of Jacob Lindquist

Associate Professor

Health Promotion and Human Performance

245C Rackham


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  • MS, Orthotics and Prosthetics, Eastern Michigan University, 2008
  • BS, Bioengineering, University of Toledo, 2004


  • Lindquist, J. Myler, L Seurynck, K. Interprofessional Simulation Training Involving Masters of Prosthetics Students at Eastern Michigan University. Association of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics, April 2018. Grand Rapids, MI
  • Sweet, J. Lindquist, J. Fedel, F, Sweet, L. Using 3d printing to develop kinesthetic models for the classroom. The National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education conference. January 2017. Orlando, FL
  • Wladkowski, S. Lindquist, J. Aging and Disabilities: Collaborative Patient Assessments Between Social Work and Prosthetic Graduate Students. Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting. November 19th, 2016 New Orleans, LA
  • Lindquist, J. Peurach, J. Subjective and Objective Effects of the mal-aligned prosthesis on the gait of an amputee. The American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, February 2016. Orlando, FL


Jake was in clinical practice for six years, specializing in prosthetics. He has been a leader at Eastern Michigan University in Interprofessional Education, including organizing a college-wide experience utilizing standardized patient models. He is the advisor for the Organization of Orthotics and Prosthetics Students.

Scholarly/Research Interests

  • The use of interprofessional education (IPE) simulations in orthotic and prosthetic and allied health professional education
  • Clinical stress and burnout associated with orthotists and prosthetists
  • Objective and subjective evaluation of prosthetic feet and alignment
  • Efficiency and durability of upper extremity prosthetic control cables
  • Computer simulation teaching methods