Lisa A. Fortier

Professor
Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

Contact Information

C3 181 Veterinary Medical Center, Box 34
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 253-3100

Lisa A. Fortier

Professor
Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

Expertise
Equine orthopedic surgery and research

Current Research Interest
The role of mitochondria in arthritis; biologics, including platelet rich plasma, bone marrow concentrate, and stem cells; antigenicity of stem cells

Distinction
American College of Veterinary Surgeons, Diplomat

Selected Publications
Smith, Roger K.W., Elaine R. Garvican, and Lisa A. Fortier. “The Current ‘State of Play’ of Regenerative Medicine in Horses: What the Horse Can Tell the Human.” Regenerative Medicine
9, no. 5 (2014).

Lee, Chang H., Scott A. Rodeo, Lisa A. Fortier, Chuanyong Lu, Cevat Erisken, and Jeremy J. Mao. “Protein-Releasing Polymeric Scaffolds Induce Fibrochondrocytic Differentiation of Endogenous Cells for Knee Meniscus Regeneration in Sheep.” Science Translational Medicine 6, no. 266 (2014).

Cornell Research Website Article
Animals to the Recue—Arthritis, Menisci