Farshid Guilak

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Lazlo Ormandy Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Appointments and Affiliations
  • Lazlo Ormandy Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Professor in Cell Biology
  • Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Contact Information:
Education:

  • Ph.D. Columbia University, 1991

Specialties:

Tissue Repair, Tissue Engineering

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions:

  • Borelli Award. American Society of Biomechanics. 2010
  • Fellows. American Society of Mechanical Engineers. 2007
  • Marshall R. Urist Award. Orthopaedic Research Society. 2006
  • Fellows. American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering. 2005
  • Y.C. Fung Young Investigator Award. American Society of Mechanical Engineers. 2000
  • New Investigator Recognition Award Winners. Orthopaedic Research Society. 1994

Courses Taught:
  • BME 394: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 493: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 494: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 791: Graduate Independent Study
  • BME 899: Special Readings in Biomedical Engineering
  • EGR 391: Projects in Engineering
  • EGR 393: Research Projects in Engineering
  • ME 394: Engineering Undergraduate Fellows Projects
  • ME 493: Engineering Undergraduate Fellows Projects
  • ME 494: Engineering Undergraduate Fellows Projects
  • PHYSICS 493: Research Independent Study
  • PHYSICS 495: Thesis Independent Study

Representative Publications: (More Publications)
    • Olson, SA; Furman, BD; Kraus, VB; Huebner, JL; Guilak, F, Therapeutic opportunities to prevent post-traumatic arthritis: Lessons from the natural history of arthritis after articular fracture., Journal of Orthopaedic Research, vol 33 no. 9 (2015), pp. 1266-1277 [10.1002/jor.22940] [abs].
    • Carter, TE; Taylor, KA; Spritzer, CE; Utturkar, GM; Taylor, DC; III, MCT; Garrett, WE; Guilak, F; McNulty, AL; DeFrate, LE, In vivo cartilage strain increases following medial meniscal tear and correlates with synovial fluid matrix metalloproteinase activity, Journal of Biomechanics, vol 48 no. 8 (2015), pp. 1461-1468 [10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.02.030] [abs].
    • Carter, TE; Taylor, KA; Spritzer, CE; Utturkar, GM; Taylor, DC; Moorman, CT; Garrett, WE; Guilak, F; McNulty, AL; DeFrate, LE, In vivo cartilage strain increases following medial meniscal tear and correlates with synovial fluid matrix metalloproteinase activity., Journal of Biomechanics, vol 48 no. 8 (2015), pp. 1461-1468 [10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.02.030] [abs].
    • Hong, S; Sycks, D; Chan, HF; Lin, S; Lopez, GP; Guilak, F; Leong, KW; Zhao, X, 3D Printing of Highly Stretchable and Tough Hydrogels into Complex, Cellularized Structures., Advanced Materials (2015) [10.1002/adma.201501099] [abs].
    • Kabadi, AM; Thakore, PI; Vockley, CM; Ousterout, DG; Gibson, TM; Guilak, F; Reddy, TE; Gersbach, CA, Enhanced MyoD-Induced Transdifferentiation to a Myogenic Lineage by Fusion to a Potent Transactivation Domain., ACS Synthetic Biology, vol 4 no. 6 (2015), pp. 689-699 [10.1021/sb500322u] [abs].