Isabelle Villemure , Ph.D.
    Isabelle Villemure
    Research Axis
    Musculoskeletal Health, Rehabilitation and Medical Technologies
    Research Theme
    Study and more efficient approaches for spinal deformities and musculoskeletal diseases

    514 340-4711 #4900

    514 340-4176



    • Adjunct Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, École Polytechnique Montreal.
    • Researcher, CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center.



    • Postdoctorate in Biomedical Engineering/Biomechanics, University of Calgary, 2003.
    • PhD in Biomechanical Engineering/Biomecanical Modeling, University of Montreal, 2000.
    • MScA in Civil Engineering/Structural Dynamics, University of British Columbia, 1995.
    • BIng in Civil Engineering/Structures, École Polytechnique Montreal, 1993.

    Research Interests

    • Mechanobiology;
    • Cellular and tissular experimental mechanics;
    • Mechanistic regulation of bone growth;
    • Growth plates;
    • Biomechanical modeling.

    Awards and Distinctions

    • Fellowship, Strategic program of professors-researchers, Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la nature et les technologies, 2004-2007.
    • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), 2001-2003.
    • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research, 2001-2003.
    • J.H. Steward Reid Memorial Fellowship Trust, Canadian Association of University Teachers, 2000.
    • Doctoral Scholarship, Marc Bourgie Foundation, University of Montreal, 2000.
    • Best Presentation in Fundamental Research, International Research Society on Spinal Deformities, 2000.
    • Howmedica Award, 2nd Best Presentation in Fundamental Research, Édouard-Samson Orthopedics Program, University of Montreal, 2000.
    • Doctoral Scholarship, CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center, 2000.
    • 1967 Science Postgraduate Scholarship, NSERC, 1997-1999.
    • Desjardins Excellence Award for Student-Researchers, Association francophone pour le savoir, 1998.
    • University Research Scholarship, Engineers Canada and Manulife Financial, 1998.
    • 1967 Science Postgraduate Scholarship, NSERC, 1993-1995.
    • Arthur-Surveyer Medal, SNC-Lavalin Group, 1993.
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