Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation is committed to advancing our field through scientific discovery and education.

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Research in Penn State Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation includes:

  • Arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Mechanisms of cell signaling
  • Fracture healing
  • Implant design and biomechanics
  • Musculoskeletal cancer
  • Gait abnormalities
  • Other orthopaedic conditions

Kevin Black, MD, is Chair of the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.

Read more about Dr. Black here.

John Elfar, MD, FACS, is Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.

Read more about Dr. Elfar here.

Contact Us

For details on research in Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, please call 717-531-4686.