Kelly Vazquez

Position title: Current TL1 Trainee

Vazquez is investigating mechanical and biological responses to injury, specifically the effects of cartilage-on-cartilage cyclic loading on articular cartilage structure and cellular response. She is pursuing a PhD in Mechanical Engineering with a focus on Clinical and Translational Science. Her mentor is Jacob Notbohm, PhD, assistant professor of Engineering Physics, Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering.