Lab Members

Peter S. Walker, PhD

Peter S. Walker, PhD
Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery;
Professor Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Peter.Walker@nyumc.org
212-686-7500, ext 6444

Dr. Walker received his undergraduate degree in mechanical sciences at Cambridge University, England and his PhD at Leeds University, England. He previously held faculty positions at the Hospital for Special Surgery/Cornell Medical School, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, and University College, London. His research is primarily concerned with the causes and treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee joint. Dr. Walker looks at the knee from a biomechanical viewpoint, focusing on the mechanical factors that could initiate the arthritic process, and he devises treatments to restore normal functional capabilities

Walker Lab Personnel

Daniel Hennessy

Daniel Hennessy
Machinist
Daniel.Hennessy@nyumc.org
212-598-6741

Erica Fernandez

Erica Fernandez
Research Technician
Erica.Fernandez@nyumc.org
212-598-6741