Mohit Kapoor, PhD

Krembil Research Institute, University Health Network

Dr. Mohit Kapoor is the Tier 1 Canada Research Chair and the Director of Arthritis Research Program (the largest multidisciplinary Arthritis Research Program in Canada) at the University Health Network (Toronto), where he is directing basic, clinical, and translational research in orthopedics, rheumatology, hand and osteoporosis programs. Dr. Kapoor’s translational research program employs multi-omics technologies, human biospecimens and animal models to: (1) Understand the complex cellular and molecular mechanisms associated with joint destruction during osteoarthritis (OA); (2) Identify reliable biomarkers for early identification of patients with OA to enable early intervention; (3) Identify novel therapeutic targets to treat OA.