Research Labs

Principal Investigators

 

Edward M. Schwarz, Ph.D., Yeshiva, Einstein, 1993

Burton Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Director, Center for Musculoskeletal Research (CMSR)
Osteoimmunology and novel drug therapies for rheumatoid arthritis, bone regeneration and osteomyelitis.

Schwarz, Edward

Stephen L. Kates, M.D., Northwestern University, 1984

Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Associate Director, CMSR

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Cheryl Ackert-Bicknell, PhD., University of Maine, 2007

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Genetic Regulation of Bone

Ackert-Bicknell, Cheryl

Jennifer H. Anolik, MD, PhD, 1994, PhD, 1996, MD, University of Rochester

Associate Professor of Medicine

B cell autoimmunity and novel drug therapies for lupus and rheumatoid arthritis, osteoimmunology

Jennifer H Anolik MD PhD

Hani A. Awad, Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 1999

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Director, BMTI Core CMSR

Biomechanics and Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering.

 

Awad, Hani

Judith A. Baumhauer, M.D., University of Vermont, 1989, M.P.H., Rochester, 2009

Professor of Department of Orthopaedics

 

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Emily Carmody, M.D., University of Rochester, 2003

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Oncology and Metabolic Bone Disease

Director, Center for Bone Health

Director, Fracture Liaison Service

 

Emily Carmody MD

Danielle S.W. Benoit, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

 

 

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Brendan F. Boyce, M.D,, UK-U Glasgow, 1972

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Director, Anatomic Pathology; Co-Director, HBMI Core CMSR

Bone cell biology and bone pathology.

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Laura M. Calvi, M.D., Harvard, 1995

Dean's Professor of Medicine - Endocrinology

Microenvironment of hematopoietic stem cells (HSC) in the bone; stem cell microenvironmental interactions and pharacologic strategies.

Laura Calvi MD

Mark R. Buckley, Ph.D., Cornell University, 2010

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Multi-scale biomechanics (cell level to the organ level)

 

Mark Buckley PhD

Joe V. Chakkalakal, Ph.D., University of Ottawa, 2006

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Skeletal muscle and stem cell biology

 

Joe Chakkalakal PhD

John C. Elfar, M.D., Harvard University, 2002

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

 

 

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Roman A. Eliseev, M.D., P.hD.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Eliseev, Roman

Brian D. Giordano, MD, SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine, 2004

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Co-Director, Hip Preservation Program

Hip abductor disease and its relationship with the progression of hip osteoarthritis

Brian D Giordano MD

Warren C. Hammert, DDS, MD, Medical College of PA, 1996

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Plastic Surgery

Chief of Hand Surgery

Warren C Hammert DDS MD

Jennifer H. Jonason, Ph.D., Yale University, 2006

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Signaling mechanisms of skeletal development and disease

Jonason, Jennifer

R. John Looney, M.D., University of Rochester, 1976

Professor of Medicine - Environmental Medicine

 

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Michael Maloney, M.D., Georgetown University, 1992

Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

 

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Lynne E. Maquat, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2009

Director, Center for RNA Biology: From Genome to Therapeutics

Disease-associated mRNA decay pathways

Lynne Maquat PhD

Addisu Mesfin, M.D., Drexel University, 2006

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Oncology

Signaling mechanisms in degenerative disc disease

Addisu Mesfin MD

Robert A. Mooney, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins, 1980

Professor of Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

 

 

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Richard T Moxley, III, MD, University of Pennsyvlania, 1966

Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

Richard T. Moxley III MD

Mark Noble, Ph.D., Standford University, 1977

Professor of Genetics

Mark Noble PhD

M. Owen Papuga, Ph.D., University of Rochester, 2011

Adjunct Assistant Professor

M. Owen Papuga

J. Edward Puzas, Ph.D., University of Rochester, 1976

Senior Associate Dean, Basic Research

Donald and Mary Clark Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

 

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Homaira Rahimi, M.D., Rutgers University, 2004; MTR, University of Pennsylvania, 2011

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Inflammatory arthritis, osteoimmunology and lymphatic dysfunction

Homaria Rahimi MD

Christopher Ritchlin, M.D., Albany, 1982, M.P.H., Rochester, 2008

Professor of Medicine - Rheumatology

 

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Paul T. Rubery, M.D., Cornell University, 1988

Chair of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Paul Rubery MD

James O. Sanders, MD, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1986

Professor of Orthopaedics and Pediatrics

James Sanders MD

Charles A. Thornton, M.D., University of Iowa, 1981

Professor of Neurology

Charles Thornton MD
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Ilya Voloshin, M.D., Dartmouth, 1998

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

 

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Chao Xie, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Vice Chair for Biomedical Research and Training in China

Xie, Chao

Lianping Xing, M.D., Ph.D., Penn State University, 1994

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

 

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Xinping Zhang, M.D., Ph.D., University of Rochester, 1999

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

 

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Michael J. Zuscik, Ph.D., University of Rochester, 1993

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Director of Educational Programs, CMSR

Cartilage biology and osteoarthritis.

Zuscik, Michael

Research Track Faculty

 

Reyad Elbarbary, PhD, Niigata University of Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences, 2009

Research Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics

RNA Biology

Reyad Elbarbary PhD

Alayna Loiselle, PhD, University of Rochester, 2009

Research Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Molecular mechanisms of tendon and bone regeneration

Alayna Loiselle, PhD

Tzong-jen Sheu, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

 

Sheu, Tzong-jen

Upcoming Speakers

July 8 , 2015
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Neuman Room (Rm 1-6823)

Corey Hoffman - Radiation Injury Links Mineral Homeostasis to Hematopoietic Stem Cell Niche Activation

Wen Sun - B Cells Contribute to Systemic Bone Loss in Rheumatoid Arthritis by Directly Inhibiting Osteoblast Differentiation