Awards

ISAKOS 2019 – Finalists for the Jan I. Gillquist Scientific Research Award
Kanto Nagai, Tom Gale, Daisuke Chiba, Favian Su, William Anderst, Freddie Fu
Title: In Vivo ACL Bundle Elongation Shows Complex Change During Walking and Running: Analysis Using Biplane Radiography System


ORS 2019 – New Investigator Recognition Award (NIRA) Finalists
Kanto Nagai, Tom Gale, Daisuke Chiba, Favian Su, Freddie H. Fu, and William Anderst
Title: The Complex Relationship Between In Vivo ACL Elongation and Knee Kinematics During Walking and Running


Arthur Mirsky Award for clinical science – Dean’s Summer Research Program 
Venkata Kalyan C Byrapogu, Clarissa LeVasseur, William F. Donaldson, Joon Lee, Ameet Aiyangar and William Anderst
Title: Direct Evidence for Altered Superior Adjacent Segment Kinematics After Lumbar Spinal Decompression and Fusion


 

U19 Award

The Biodynamics Lab is part of the low back pain: Biological, Biomechanical, Behavioral Mechanistic Research Center (LB3P MRC) at the University of Pittsburgh.

News

Manuscript accepted in Journal of Orthopaedic Research
The Dynamic Functional Nucleus is a Potential Biomarker for Structural Degeneration in Cervical Spine Discs … Clarissa M. LeVasseur, Richard Wawrose, Samuel Pitcairn, William F. Donaldson, Joon Y. Lee, William J. Anderst


Manuscript accepted in Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine
Tibiofemoral Cartilage Contact Differences Between Level Walking and Downhill Running … Berkcan Akpinar, Eric Thorhauer, Scott Tashman, James Irrgang, Freddie H. Fu, William Anderst


Manuscript accepted in Journal of Orthopaedic Research
Asymmetry in Young Healthy Adult Knee Kinematics Revealed Through Biplane Radiography of the Full Gait Cycle … Tom Gale, William Anderst


Abstract accepted for ISAKOS 2019
In Vivo ACL Bundle Elongation Shows Complex Change During Walking and Running: Analysis Using Biplane Radiography System … Kanto Nagai, Tom Gale, Daisuke Chiba, Favian Su, William Anderst, Freddie Fu


10 abstracts accepted with 5 podium presentations at ORS 2020
Podium presentations by Gillian Kane, Kyohei Nishida, MD, Daisuke Chiba, MD and Milad Zarei.


Manuscript accepted in Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy
Unloader knee brace increases medial compartment joint space during gait in knee
osteoarthritis patients … Kanto Nagai, M.D., Ph.D., Shumeng Yang, Freddie H. Fu, MD, DSc (Hon.), DPs (Hon.), William Anderst, PhD