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Our Mission

To create and support a collaborative, respectful, inclusive and self-sustaining environment where multidisciplinary experts converge at the forefront of innovation in research and training to advance the knowledge in the field and impact the care of patients with neuromusculoskeletal injuries and diseases.



Ranking for NIH Support by Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research in 2022


Grants Awarded Exceeding $5MM between July 2021 - June 2022


Publications in 2021

Meet Our Research Faculty

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Working side by side in San Diego's only academic health system, our internationally recognized surgeons and nation’s finest researchers are paving the way for what’s next for the field of orthopedic surgery. 

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Triton Center for Performance and Injury Science

The Innovation Hub at UC San Diego focuses on designing next-generation tools to acquire high-value tissue and cell samples from athletes, creating a repository of the resulting biospecimens and translating discoveries from bioassay analysis to the clinic for the benefit of athletes and the public. This project is made possible by the Wu Tsai Human Performance Alliance.

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We are committed to inspiring students, residents, fellows and faculty towards advancing orthopedic knowledge with outstanding research.

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