Hansjörg Wyss Endowed Chair for Musculoskeletal Regenerative Medicine Department of Bioengineering
Dr. Gilbert is the newest member in the SC TRIMH program. At the Gilbert Research Lab, the primary objective is to foster interdisciplinary biomaterials research related to advanced and specialized metals, polymers, ceramics, and composite materials. His lab provides a rich environment for students to explore new ideas and develop the skills necessary to become leading researchers in Biomaterials. Gilbert is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Biomaterials Research. He was elected Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineers in 2004 and was inducted in 2012 as Fellow of the International Union of Societies of Biomaterials Science and Engineering. Gilbert was the founder of the Syracuse Biomaterials Institute at Syracuse University and was appointed in 2013 to the Medical Devices Committee of the Food and Drug Administration. He has been a consultant for numerous medical device companies and has published more than 160 peer-reviewed manuscripts or book chapters, 250 conference transactions and 10 patents.