Evan P. McConnell
Senior Consultant / ACTAR / Atlanta / Birmingham
Mr. McConnell holds a B.S. degree in Bioengineering and an M.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering. He’s also an Accredited Traffic Accident Reconstructionist through the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR #3600) and a certified XL Tribometrist.
Mr. McConnell’s areas of expertise include biomechanical analysis of injuries and human motion as well as medical device design and analysis.
Mr. McConnell utilizes biomechanical knowledge and accident reconstruction principles to analyze cases involving low-, moderate- and high-speed vehicle collisions. He has extensive experience in using biomechanical tools and technologies to study kinematics and kinetics of many different injury populations. He has analyzed devices such as functional knee braces and specific ankle taping strategies to determine their viability in assisting an injured person during injury rehabilitation. Mr. McConnell has also studied functional performance before and after total joint replacement surgery and has designed a medical device for use in shoulder surgery.
Education and Certifications
• Bioengineering, B.S.: Clemson University
• Biomedical Engineering, M.S.: Virginia Tech University
• Accredited Traffic Accident Reconstructionist: Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR #3600)
• XL Tribometrist: Excel Tribometers, LLC (Certification #1806729)