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Louis Ferreira, PhD PEng

Year of graduation from doctoral degree: 2011
Postdoctoral Fellowship: N/A
Research interests: Surgical Mechatronics; Computer- and Robot-Assisted Surgery; Biomechanics
Academic rank: Assistant Professor

 

Dr. Ferreira's PubGet publications list (page will display in new window)

Office address:
Lawson Health Research Institute, Room Room B2-226
St. Joseph's Hospital
268 Grosvenor Street
London, Ontario N6A 4L6

Phone: 519-646-6000 Ext. 61351
Fax: 519-646-6049
E-mail: Louis.Ferreira@uwo.ca
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Short personal bio: Dr. Louis Ferreira conducts research in the field of Surgical Mechatronics with specialization in computer-navigation and robotics for surgical applications, and biomechanical transducer design for orthopaedic surgery. He also has a special interest in Biomechanics related to orthopaedic surgical outcomes. He co-directs the Surgical Mechatronics and Bioengineering Laboratories of the Hand and Upper Limb Centre of St. Joseph’s Health Care London, which are located in the Lawson Health Research Institute. He supervises research projects that are conducted for the Department of Surgery and the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at Western University. Together with faculty and clinicians, he collaborates on research projects that are performed by teams of surgical residents and fellows, as well as undergraduate and graduate students, from Medicine and Engineering.