Janie Wilson received a BScE in Engineering Mathematics from Queen’s University (2000), followed by an MASc (2002) and PhD (2007) in Biomedical Engineering from Dalhousie University. She has worked as a research engineer at the M.E. Muller Institute for Biomechanics and Surgical Design in Bern, Switzerland, a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Cape Town and the Sport Science Institute of South Africa, and has run her own consulting company in biomedical and statistical design and modeling for orthopaedic applications. She became an assistant professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering at Dalhousie University in 2008, and came to McMaster University’s Department of Surgery as a Professor in 2018. She runs a vibrant, multidisciplinary research program in orthopaedic biomechanics and human movement mechanics. She is a past president of the Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society, an Officer of the Orthopaedic Research Society Implants Section, a member of the Steering Committee of Bone and Joint Canada, an executive member of the Canadian Society for Biomechanics, and a Fellow of the International Combined Orthopaedic Research Societies.