Prof Wayne McIlwraith

Prof Wayne McIlwraith

Prof Wayne McIlwraith

The Orthopaedic Research Centre, Colorado State University, Colorado USA

Cartilage research and injectable therapies from an equine perspective

Plenary #3: CARTILAGE / INJECTABLE THERAPIES


Dr. McIlwraith, a University Distinguished Professor, has made significant strides in advancing the Orthopaedic Research Center’s reputation through publications, scientific presentations, and fundraising. He is a past-president of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and the American Association of Equine Practitioners, and a recognized leader in the field of equine orthopaedic research and surgery. He consults worldwide as a specialist equine surgeon and has received media attention for his contributions to joint research. Dr. McIlwraith is the co-author of five textbooks, over 400 textbook chapters and refereed publications, and has given 600 presentations and workshop.

Dr. Wayne McIlwraith’s research interests include equine orthopaedic surgery, joint disease research as well as osteoarthritis therapy (including gene therapy and stem cell therapies), articular cartilage repair, early diagnosis in osteoarthritis, and pre-fracture disease using imaging and fluid biomarkers.

SPEAKERS - PLENARY #3

SAT 30 MARCH - CARTILAGE / INJECTABLE THERAPIES

Prof Wayne McIlwraith

Prof Wayne McIlwraith

The Orthopaedic Research Centre, Colorado State University, Colorado USA

Dr Hamish Love

Dr Hamish Love

Forte Sports, Christchurch NZ

Adj A/Prof Julian Freitag

Adj A/Prof Julian Freitag

Melbourne Stem Cell Centre, Melbourne, AUST

Dr Bill Breidhal

Dr Bill Breidhal

Perth Radiological Clinic, Cottesloe, WA, AUST