- Co-director, the Orthopaedic Research Laboratory - Montreal General Hospital
Katherin Rolph Award, outstanding achievements and leadership, contributing to the advancement of the department of surgery (2017).
Dr Haglund completed her doctoral degree in cell and molecular biology at Lund University Sweden followed by post-doctoral studies at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Montreal, QC, Canada. She joined the Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedics as Assistant Professor in 2009 and is now tenured full Professor.
Her expertise is in musculoskeletal research spanning from tissue injury, degeneration and inflammation to regenerative medicine. She is leading a multi-disciplinary team that develops novel approaches for diagnosis and treatment of spinal pathologies. Current projects focus on translational research in intervertebral disc degeneration and associated pain, and in novel approaches to spine reconstruction.