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Principal Investigator

Ara Nazarian, PhD

Dr. Nazarian is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School and an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Boston University. His goal is to develop as an expert scientist in the fields of orthopaedic biomechanics and bioimaging to provide insight into the diagnosis and fracture risk prediction of systemic and local bone pathologies, biomechanics of upper extremities, and other translational research activities to enhance quality of life and improve patient care. 
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Post-Doctoral Fellows

» Miguel Perez, MD
» Michael Nasr, MD
» Victor Kassey, PhD
» Aidin Masoudi, MD
» Juan Villa, MD

Research Staff

» Shohreh Behrouzi
» Kempland Walley
» Stephen Okajima

Graduate Students

» Maria Drazek (Tufts)
» Ramin Oftadeh (NEU, co-advised with Drs. Snyder and Nayeb-Hashemi)

Undergraduate Students

» Ronak Nair (BU)
» David Cohen (BU)
» Chen Liu (BU)

» Ohan Manoukian (UConn)



Alumni

Post-Doctoral Fellows

Lorenzo Anez-Bustillos, MD
Shima Aran, MD
Vahid Entezari, MD
Leandro Grimaldi Bournissaint, MD
Andreas Hingsammer, MD
Andreas Marc Mueller, MD
Claudio Rosso, MD
Vartan Vartanians, MD
Lorenzo Anez-Bustillos, MD
Juan Villa-Camacho, MD
Aidin Masoudi, MD
Babak Haghpanah, PhD
Miguel Perez-Viloria, MD
Sebastian Suarez, MD
Brandon Beamer, MD
George Chaus, MD
Ramin Oftadeh, PhD

Graduate Students

Frederik Hoogwater (LU SOM)
Peer van der Zwaal (LU SOM)
Diego Meier (ETH)
Christoph Teichler (ETH)
Guy Spoerri (ETH)
Andrew Luu (Tufts)
Dexter Jacob (DU COM)
Nishant Suneja (UB SOM)
Mathieu Mignerey (ENSPS) 
John Rennick (NEU)
Benoit Touret (ENSPS)
Gabrielle Paci (Stanford)
Nehal Patel (NEU)
Rachel Stewart (BU)
Ben Lakin (BU)
Gregory Noetscher (WPI)
Janakinadh Yanamadala (WPI)
Henry Krigbaum (HMS)
Timothy McGlaston (HMS) 
Lina Pezzella (HMS)
Michael Smith (HMS)
Michaela Serr (LMU)
Alvin Chen (HMS, co-advised with Drs. Ramappa and DeAngelis)
Caleb Yeung (HMS)
Prashant Rajan (HMS)

Research Assistants

Abhinav Narain

Undergraduate Students

Christian Eberle (ETH)
Michael Bauernschmitt (ETH)
Laura Camargo (UIA)
Esther Cory (UIA)
Katja Schmid (ETH) 
Michael Bohanske (BU
James Kimbaris (BU)
Alan Tseng (BU)
Bryan Hermannsson (BU)
Olivier Morax (ETH)
Lake Trechsel (BU)
Andrew Mancuso (RU)
Susan DeDominicis (FSU)
Stacey Stanton (BU)
William Dow (BU)
Daniel Li (BU)
Francisco Araiza (UIA)
Nairi Khachatourian (BU)
Vinay Goyal (NU)
Brett McKenzie (BU)
Sneh Shah (BU)
Abhinav Narain (BU)
Alexander McIlhaten (BU)
Andrew Hasebroock (BC)
Michael Wexler (BU)
Benjamin Hertz (BU)
Gordon Lee (BU)
Sam Jeong (BU)
Sean Lee (BU)
Ethan Harlow (BU)
KC Walley (BU)
Lena Wiegmann (ETH)
Faiez Bellan (BU)
Michelle Janaszak (BU)
Peter McGuirk (BU)
Cory Haselmayer (BU)
Ohan Manoukian (UConn)
Claudia Haeussler (HU)
Ronak Nair (BU)
David Cohen (BU)
Chun Liu (BU)
Araz Chiloyan (BU)
Jonathan Gray (BU)
Kurush Mirza (WIT)
Akshay Ajbani (BU)
James Kennedy (BU)
Alexander O’Donovan (BU)
Matthew Cooper (BU)
Samantha Pipe (BU)
Vittoria Storni (ETH)
Magdalena Nevett (PSU)
Kevork Hamparian (UMass)
Megan Lee (BU)
Max Lerman (BU)
Natalia Vieira (BU)

High School Students

Connor Ghazaleh (Belmont Day School)

BC - Boston College 
BU - Boston University 
DU COM - Drexel University College of Medicine
ENSPS - Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Physique de Strasbourg
ETH - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich 
FSU – Framingham State University
HMS - Harvard Medical School 
HU - Harvard University
LMU - Ludwig-Maximilians University
LU SOM - Leiden University School of Medicine
NEU - Northeastern University
NU – Northwestern University
PSU – Pennsylvania State University
RU – Rowan University
UB SOM - University at Buffalo Medical School
UConn - University of Connecticut
UIA – Universidad Iberoamericana
UMass – University of Massachusetts
WPI - Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Contact Information

Nazarian Lab
Center for Advanced Orthopaedic Studies
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Ave., RN 115
Boston, MA 02215
617-667-8512
anazaria@bidmc.harvard.edu