Radovan Zdero holds Ph.D., C.Eng., and M.I.Mech.E. degrees. He received his Doctorate degree in mechanical engineering from Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada, with a specialization in biomedical engineering. He serves as the Director of the Martin Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada, and he is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada. He is a Member of the Canadian Society for Biomechanics and the Orthopaedic Research Society, as well as being a Chartered Engineer affiliated with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Zdero is a Reviewer for over a dozen peer-reviewed journals, such as Journal of Biomechanics and Journal of Engineering in Medicine, and several national engineering and medical funding agencies. He is also on the editorial boards for journals such as IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, and Journal of Medical Engineering. His research involves experimental and computational techniques for measuring, as well as improving, the biomechanical durability of human and artificial bones, hip, and knee replacements and orthopaedic implants used to repair fractured bones.
Biography Updated on 4 January 2014