Members of the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine mourn the passing of Freddie Fu, MD. Dr. Fu was internationally recognized as a pioneer in the field of orthopedic medicine and acclaimed worldwide for his innovative research and teaching, leading to many clinical advancements in sports medicine and orthpaedic care, particularly in treating knee injuries. Throughout his life and career, Dr. Fu worked passionately to always set the bar higher for his local, national, and international medical/surgical colleagues, thousands of medical students, surgical residents, and fellows who came to Pittsburgh to learn from the best. Read Dr. Fu’s full obituary from UPMC here. Condolences are extended to Dr. Fu’s wife, children, and family.