Dr. Farshid Guilak elected into the National Academy of Medicine (Links to an external site)
Guilak elected into National Academy of Engineering (Links to an external site)
Audrey McAlinden, PhD has been selected as the recipient of the 2022 Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) Women’s Leadership Forum Award by members of the ORS Awards and Recognition Committee and Women’s Leadership Forum (Links to an external site)
This award is given each year to a female biologist, clinician or engineer who has made significant contributions to the understanding of the musculoskeletal system, diseases and injuries. Dr. McAlinden will be presented this award at the ORS 2022 Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida. Congratulations, Dr. McAlinden!
Austin Hensley (McAlinden Lab) earns 1st Place for his abstract at 2nd Annual Mizzou Musculoskeletal Research Symposium (Links to an external site)
Austin presented a virtual graphical abstract at the 2nd annual Mizzou Musculoskeletal Research Symposium and earned 1st place among PhD Students. His award-winning presentation is available on YouTube! Follow the link above, scroll down to Austin’s entry to watch his presentation.
Audrey McAlinden is participating in the 2021 Academic Medical Leadership Program for Physicians and Scientists (AMPPLS) at Washington University (Links to an external site)
Audrey McAlinden now handling Editor of “Bone” (Links to an external site)
WashU Ortho Ranks #1 in the U.S. for NIH Funding (Links to an external site)
Washington University’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery currently ranks first in the United States for National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding for orthopedic clinical science research. WashU Orthopedics received over $8.3 million from the NIH in 2020, according to the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research (BRIMR). In addition, three WashU Orthopedics research faculty rank in the top […]
Dr. Audrey McAlinden elected as future Treasurer on the ORS Board of Directors (Links to an external site)
Dr. Farshid Guilak awarded the Oscar Gluck Memorial Award
Dr. Farshid Guilak awarded the Oscar Gluck Memorial Award to be presented at the ACR 2020 (American College of Rheumatology). This lectureship was established in memory of Dr. Oscar Gluck to honor his significant contributions to bone research. The lectureship is presented each year at the ACR/ARP Annual Meeting and features an outstanding investigator in […]
Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) 2020 | February 8-11
Researchers from the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery presented 23 posters and podium presentations, including 3 NIRA Finalists, at the Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) 2020 Annual Meeting held in Phoenix, Arizona February 8-11, 2020. The department also received many awards and honors. Congratulations to the following winners! NIRA (New Investigator Recognition Award):Kelsey H. Collins (Guilak Lab)Xin […]
Dr. Yousef Abu-Amer, Dr. J. Albert Key Professor of Orthopaedics
Dr. Yousef Abu-Amer, PhD, was installed as the inaugural Dr. J. Albert Key Professor on January 22, 2020. This is an extraordinary achievement and an outstanding recognition of Dr. Abu-Amer’s contributions to the field.
Nov 1, 2019, Dr, Hongjun Zheng will be promoted to Senior Scientist. Congratulations, Hongjun, and well-deserved!