Hazel Stevens

Research Scientist

Biography

Hazel Stevens received her degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Durham, United Kingdom. She joined Unilever Research in 1989 to work on dermal ageing before switching focus to bone research in Cambridge University’s MRC Bone Research Group and then at the Royal Veterinary School, London, United Kingdom. She moved to the US in 2000 to work in Tissue Bioengineering at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and then later at the La Jolla Bioengineering Institute (LJBI). After seven years of bone and endothelial cell research, she relocated to Atlanta where she is currently a Research Scientist working for Dr Robert Guldberg in the School of Mechanical Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Her present research studies in vitro and in vivo osteogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells to promote functional restoration of bone. Hazel lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband James and son David.

Current Research

In vitro and in vivo osteogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells to promote functional restoration of bone

Additional Info

Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering

Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience