Jennifer Elisseeff

Jennifer Elisseeff
  • Professor
    Johns Hopkins University

Jennifer Elisseeff is the Jules Stein Professor and Director of the Translational Tissue Engineering Center at Johns Hopkins University. Her former posts include: Fellow, Pharmacology Research Associate Programme at the National Institute of General Medical Sciences; Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering Department at Johns Hopkins University; Co-Founder of Cartilix, a start-up treating orthopedic disease; and Co-Founder of Aegeria Soft Tissue. Elisseeff is a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering, a Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Bausch and Lomb, Kythera Biopharmaceuticals and Cellular Bioengineering, and an author of over 100 articles, book chapters and patent applications. She is the recipient of several awards, including the Carnegie Mellon Young Alumni Award, Arthritis Investigator Award from the Arthritis Foundation and Top Innovator by the MIT Technology Review. Elisseeff holds a Bachelor's degree from Carnegie Mellon University and a PhD in Medical Engineering from Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology.