Dr. Michael A. Rudnicki is a Senior Scientist and the Director of the Regenerative Medicine Program and the Sprott Centre for Stem Cell Research at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.
He is Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Ottawa and Scientific Director of the Canadian Stem Cell Network. Dr. Rudnicki is an Officer of the Order of Canada, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and holds the Canada Research Chair in Molecular Genetics. He is an Associate Editor of Cell Stem Cell and the Journal of Cell Biology, and is Co-Editor in Chief of Skeletal Muscle.
He has organized international research conferences as one of the founding directors of the Society for Muscle Biology.