Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Collaborative Projects

Collaborating Faculty (University of Pittsburgh)

James Irrgang, PhD, PT, ATC Orthopaedic Surgery Shoulder Kinematics/Rotator Cuff
Spandan Maiti, PhD Bioengineering Rotator Cuff Finite Element Modeling
John Fowler, MD Orthopaedic Surgery Hand Surgery/Fixation
Albert Lin, MD Orthopaedic Surgery Shoulder Kinematics/Rotator Cuff
Bryson Lesniak, MD Orthopaedic Surgery Knee Kinematics/ACL
Mark Baratz, MD Orthopaedic Surgery Knee Kinematics/ACL
Macalus Hogan, MD Orthopaedic Surgery Ankle Kinematics/Surgery
James H-C. Wang, PhD Orthopaedic Surgery Rotator Cuff Histology
Robert Kaufmann, MDOrthopaedic Surgery Wrist 

External Collaborators

Scott Tashman, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston Shoulder Kinematics/Rotator Cuff
Shawn Farrokhi, PT, PhD, DPT Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California Patellofemoral Joint Pain

International Collaborators

Hiromichi Fujie, PhD Division of Human Mechatronics Systems, Tokyo Metropolitan University Robotic Testing System
Stefano Zaffagnini, MD Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, University of Bologna (Bologna, Italy) PIVOT Group
Jon Karlsson, MD Department of Orthopaedics, University of Gothenburg (Gothenburg, Sweden) PIVOT Group
Ryosuke Kuroda, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University (Kobe, Japan) PIVOT Group