Joint & Bone Initiative

Dr. Amin Rizkalla

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
Medical Biophysics
Mechanical and Materials Engineering 

Research Areas

Additive Manufacturing, Arthritis, Bioengineering, Biomaterials & Scaffolds, Dentistry, Drug Delivery, Implantable & Wearable Devices, Personalized Medicine, Regenerative Medicine, Wound Healing

Dr. Amin Rizkalla earned his PhD in Biomaterials Engineering (1987) at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, after earning a M.Eng in Metallurgical Engineering (1977) at McGill University, Quebec.  His BSc in Materials Engineering (1974) was earned at The American University in Cairo, Egypt.

While working in the industrial field prior to his academic career, Rizkalla rose in ranks from Research Engineer to Senior Process Development Engineer to Supervisor of Process Engineering at Combustion Engineering Superheater Ltd. (Division of Nuclear Fuel) in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada from 1977-1983.