David Englin – Musculoskeletal Regeneration

David Englin 

Dr. David Englin
Principal Investigator
Leader of the Polymers Focus Area​

Clavadelerstrasse 8
7270 Davos, Switzerland

Tel.: +41 81 414 24 80
Fax: +41 81 414 22 88


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Dr. David Eglin is Principal Investigator and leader of the Polymers team at the AO Research Institute Davos in Switzerland. He has extensive expertise in the synthesis and the processing of responsive materials based on biopolymers such as hyaluronic acid and collagen. His group is notably using additive manufacturing technologies for both basic understanding of biomaterials and cells interaction, and for translational research in the orthopaedic field. 

In 2011, David Eglin was given the Jean Leray award by the European Society for Biomaterials for outstanding research contributions to the field of biomaterials. 

He has published over 90 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, as well as 8 patents. 

He is president of the Swiss Society for Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine and council member of the European chapter of the TERMIS Society.​