Translational Science

Hannah Dailey, PhD

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Mechanics Lehigh University Profile: PhD in Mechanical Engineering at Lehigh University (2008); Postdoc at the Cork Institute of Technology (Cork, Ireland) What is your specific area of interest? Bone fracture healing and surgical fracture repair with an emphasis on large animal models and clinical translation What are you [...]

Kharma Foucher, MD, PhD

Institute/Lab: Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition, University of Illinois at Chicago. I call my lab the Biomechanics and Clinical Outcomes (BaCOs) lab. I am also the Associate Director of Education and Professional Development for the UIC Center for Clinical and Translational Science. Profile: Harvard University, SB Engineering Sciences (Biomedical) University of Illinois at Chicago, [...]

Daniel Youngstrom, PhD

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Connecticut Health Center PhD in Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences, Virginia Tech BS in Biophysics, University of Michigan How did you get involved in orthopedic research? The evolution of biological structure and function captivated me from a young age. As an undergraduate, I focused on this topic from [...]

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Danielle Benoit, PhD

Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering University of Rochester Profile BS, University of Maine, Biological Engineering; MS/PhD University of Colorado, Chemical Engineering; Postdoc, University of Washington, Bioengineering Who have been your mentors? Darrell Donahue, Amyl Ghanem, RoseMary Seymour, Kristi Anseth, Patrick Stayton, Allan Hoffman, Ed Puzas, Hani Awad, Catherine Ovitt, Michelle Marcolongo, Eddie Schwarz, Regis O’Keefe, Stephen Dewhurst, Rick Waugh, [...]

Simon Tang, PhD, MSCI

Title: Associate Professor Institute/Lab/Company: Department of Orthopedics, Washington University in St Louis Profile: BS Mechanical Engineering, UC Berkeley MS Biomedical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute MS in Clinical Investigations, Washington University in St Louis Who has been (have been) your mentor(s)? I did my PhD training with Professor Deepak [...]

Martha Murray, MD

Title: Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School Institute: Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital Profile: I obtained a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Delaware (1987), then a Masters in Materials Science from Stanford (1990), followed by an MD from the University of Pennsylvania (1994). I then completed a residency in orthopedic surgery [...]

Thomas Andriacchi, PhD

Title: Emeritus Professor, Stanford University Institute: Stanford University, Mechanical Engineering, Biomotion Laboratory Specific Area of Interest: Osteoarthritis, Sports injury, Knee mechanics, ambulatory mechanics What are you currently working on? Integrating mechanics, biology, and structure to address the complexity of osteoarthritis. Some specifics: a) Appling a mechanical stimulus (30-minute walk) to enhance the sensitivity of serum [...]

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