Spotlight Sessions include a featured speaker along with relevant shorter talks from peer-reviewed accepted abstracts. Spotlight Speakers present the state of the field and set the stage for the talks that follow. The Spotlight Session schedule will be finalized in November.

*Spotlight Speakers and topics are subject to change

Sunday, March 19

Jos Malda, PhD
Jos Malda, PhD3-D Printing for Cartilage Repair
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Philip Noble, PhD
Philip Noble, PhDJoint Replacement Registries, Signal Detection and Clinical Outcomes
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Darryl D'Lima, MD, PhD
Darryl D'Lima, MD, PhDMeniscal Cell Identity and Function
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM

Monday, March 20

Martha Murray, MD
Martha Murray, MDBench-to-Bedside for a Tissue Engineered Approach to ACL Repair
9:15 AM – 10:15 AM
Peter Clegg, PhD
Peter Clegg, PhDSystems Approaches in Osteoarthritis: Identifying Novel Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies
11:15 AM – 12:15 AM
Helen Lu, PhD
Helen Lu, PhDSoft Tissue to Bone Integration via Interface Tissue Engineering
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

Tuesday, March 21

Regis O'Keefe, MD, PhD
Regis O'Keefe, MD, PhDImproving Fracture Healing by Targeting Key Process During Bone Regeneration
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Bruno Peault, PhD
Bruno Peault, PhDPerivascular Native Mesenchymal Stem Cells
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Judith Hoyland, PhD
Judith Hoyland, PhDAdult Intervertebral Disc Cell Population and Phenotype
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

Wednesday, March 22

Matthew Silva, PhD
Matthew Silva, PhDBone Mechanobiology
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM
Elena Losina, PhD
Elena Losina, PhDUsing Mathematical Models, Big Data and Outcome Research to Optimize Care for Persons with Musculoskeletal Disorders
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM
Wakenda Tyler, MPH, MD
Wakenda Tyler, MPH, MDTransgenic Mouse Models in Sarcoma
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM