Bone & Joint Center

Our Mission?

World. Class. Orthopaedic. Research.


Because life isn’t a spectator sport.


What We Do

Our mission is to perform integrated, state-of-the-art research into musculoskeletal disorders in an effort to understand mechanisms of disease and develop new treatment strategies.

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Our Research Programs

Our research programs consist of integrated laboratories and research teams with complementary expertise in the areas of cellular biology, genetics, mechanobiology, biomechanics, and motion analysis.  Our research is supported primarily by the National Institutes of Health. 


Our Team

Scientists.  Physicians.  Post-Docs.  Technicians.  Students.  Engineers.  Biologists.  Statisticians.

It takes a team to do world class research. 


Our Facilities

Lab space?  Check.

Office space?  Check.

State-of-the-art technology?  Check.

Good coffee nearby?  Check.



Make A Difference

Interested in joining the Bone & Joint Center research team, getting involved in a short-term research project, or contributing in a more substantial way?  Click on the links below to learn more about how you can be involved and make a difference in the lives of others.


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 Yes, We Tweet

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