Nadr Jomha serves as an Associate Professor and the Director of Orthopaedic Research at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada. He has been an actively practicing Orthopaedic Surgeon since 1998 with subspecialty training in lower extremity reconstruction with a special interest in trauma surgery. Dr. Jomha obtained his Ph.D. degree from the University of Alberta in 2003 in experimental surgery in the topic of cryopreservation of human articular cartilage. He currently coordinates two basic science laboratories¬¬¬¬, one investigating methods to cryopreserve joint tissues and another to regenerate joint tissues using native cells and mesenchymal stem cells. His expertise areas include orthopaedic surgery (specifically lower extremity joint reconstruction, and trauma), cryopreservation of biologic tissues, articular cartilage and meniscal biology, cell culture, and mesenchymal stem cells.
Biography Updated on 15 August 2012