Musculoskeletal Research Training Program Student Roster

Director

Jennifer Jane (Jennifer) Westendorf, Ph.D.

Review the focus areas, mentors and publications of current and former trainees in the Musculoskeletal Research Training Program at Mayo Clinic.

Appointee Mentor(s) Research focus Mayo Clinic publications
Short-term
Fady Baky, M.D. A. Noelle Larson, M.D. Intra-operative CT-guided navigation reduced return to operating room for screw malposition compared with free or fluoroscopic techniques for pediatric with spine problems Publications on PubMed
Clara M. Castillejo Becerra Jennifer Jane (Jennifer) Westendorf, Ph.D. The effect of the PHLPP1 inhibitor NSC45586 in osteoarthritis progression in a murine model of osteoarthritis and validate PHLPP1 as a possible therapeutic target Publications on PubMed
Rohith Mohan Bruce A. Levy, M.D. Return to sport after hip arthroscopy in young amateur athletes Publications on PubMed
Nicholas Johnson Bruce A. Levy, M.D. CREST: Capsular Repair During Hip Arthroscopy — A randomized controlled trial Publications on PubMed
Patrick J. Reardon Bruce A. Levy, M.D. Return to sport after medial patella-femoral ligament reconstruction in competitive athletes Publications on PubMed
Stephanie M. Delgado Colon

Sundeep Khosla, M.D.

David G. Monroe, Ph.D.

ROR-beta and osteoblast differentiation Publications on PubMed
Paul L. Sousa, M.D., M.B.A.

Diane L. Dahm, M.D.

Bruce A. Levy, M.D.

Outcomes in patients with complex knee injuries Publications on PubMed
Natalia S. Fernandez Davila Jennifer Jane (Jennifer) Westendorf, Ph.D. Transcriptional mechanisms of the novel sinonasal sarcoma fusion protein PAX3- MAML3 Publications on PubMed
William M. Engasser

Diane L. Dahm, M.D.

Bruce A. Levy, M.D.

Sports medicine research Publications on PubMed
Predoctoral
Christina M. Webber Kenton R. Kaufman, Ph.D. Improving mobility in disabled populations using prosthetics and orthotics Publications on PubMed
Joseph (Joe) D. Mozingo Kristin D. Zhao, Ph.D. Imaging-based quantification of shoulder motion and impingement in manual wheelchair users Publications on PubMed
Loribeth Q. Evertz Kenton R. Kaufman, Ph.D. Intraoperative guidance of orthopedic surgery using intramuscular pressure Publications on PubMed
Shanette A. Go Kenton R. Kaufman, Ph.D. Age-related changes in skeletal muscle motor control Publications on PubMed
Lomeli R. C. Shull Jennifer Jane (Jennifer) Westendorf, Ph.D. HDAC3 in growth plate development and osteoarthritis Publications on PubMed
Tewodros (Teddy) K. Mamo Michael J. Yaszemski, M.D., Ph.D. Sensitizing primary bone tumors to radiation therapy Publications on PubMed
Postdoctoral
Thao L. Masters, Ph.D. Robin Patel, M.D. Metatranscriptomic analysis of arthroplasty failures Publications on PubMed
Hawley E. Kunz, Ph.D. Ian R. Lanza, Ph.D. Enhancing adaptations to exercise Publications on PubMed
Christopher V. Nagelli, Ph.D., M.S. Christopher H. Evans, Ph.D. Evaluation of genetically modified, autologous marrow clots for cartilage repair Publications on PubMed
Rena F. Hale, Ph.D. Development of wearable feedback technology for joint injury prevention and rehabilitation Publications on PubMed
Dana Begun, Ph.D. Jennifer Jane (Jennifer) Westendorf, Ph.D. PHLPP1 in osteoblast function; HSD11B1 conditional knockout mouse models; HDAC3 in cell senescence Publications on PubMed
Brenda L. Davies, Ph.D. Kenton R. Kaufman, Ph.D. Evaluation of the electromechanical pathophysiology of skeletal muscle of people with glucocorticoid-induced myopathy Publications on PubMed
Earnest L. Taylor, Ph.D. Jennifer Jane (Jennifer) Westendorf, Ph.D. Determining the cellular mechanisms of PHLPP inhibitors on articular cartilage Publications on PubMed
Nathan D. Schilaty, D.C., Ph.D. Neural mechanism of arthrogenic quadriceps muscle inhibition after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury Publications on PubMed
Arin M. Ellingson, Ph.D. Kai-Nan An, Ph.D. Altered spinal kinematics in response to pathology and pain Publications on PubMed
Hugo Giambini, Ph.D. Michael J. Yaszemski, M.D., Ph.D. Metastatic spine tumors: Minimally invasive fracture risk analysis and treatment Publications on PubMed
Eric A. Lewallen, Ph.D. Andre J. van Wijnen, Ph.D. Biological enhancement of porous metal orthopedic implants Publications on PubMed
Cassandra Brinkman, Ph.D. Robin Patel, M.D. Staphylococcal orthopedic biofilms and rifampin resistance Publications on PubMed
Manda L. Keller-Ross, Ph.D. Michael J. Joyner, M.D. Contribution of locomotor afferent feedback to exercise intolerance Publications on PubMed
David Gutekunst, Ph.D. Kenton R. Kaufman, Ph.D. Clinical guidance for amputee return to service using bone strength assessment Publications on PubMed