Orthopaedic Research Program

Updated October 13, 2016

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
  • Musculoskeletal biomechanics

Staff Contact

Charles Washabaugh, Ph.D.
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: washabac@mail.nih.gov