Orthopaedic Research Program

Updated February 18, 2015

Research Areas

  • Clinical, epidemiological and outcomes research in orthopaedics and musculoskeletal rehabilitation
  • Clinical, translational and basic orthopaedic device and joint replacement studies, including preclinical testing and development of orthopaedic devices/implants, human subject implant wear and osteolysis studies
  • Clinical, translational and basic science studies in sports medicine and fitness
  • Translational research studies of musculoskeletal tissues and musculoskeletal tissue engineering
  • Musculoskeletal biomechanics

Staff Contact

James Panagis, M.D., M.P.H.
Program Director
Orthopaedics Research Program
Division of Musculoskeletal Diseases
NIAMS, NIH, DHHS
One Democracy Plaza
6701 Democracy Blvd. Ste. 800
Bethesda, MD 20892-4872
Email: panagisj@mail.nih.gov