Marjolein van der Meulen, PhD

Cornell University

Marjolein C. H. van der Meulen, PhD, is the James M. and Marsha McCormick Chair of Biomedical Engineering and Swanson Professor of Biomedical Engineering in the Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Cornell University. She is also a Senior Scientist at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Her research in orthopaedic biomechanics focuses on musculoskeletal mechanobiology and bone biomechanics. Her research focuses on the modulation of musculoskeletal tissues by mechanical loading and in the determinants of skeletal structure and load bearing function, both relevant to diseases such as osteoporosis and osteoarthritis.