The McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine welcomes new affiliated faculty member Jarrett Cain, DPM, MSc, FACFAS.
Dr. Cain is an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He completed his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Also, he completed post graduate studies in Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia, and a Master’s of Science in Clinical Research from Drexel University School of Medicine in Philadelphia.
Prior to his appointment in Pittsburgh, Dr. Cain was an Associate Professor, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA. Dr. Cain holds dual certification by the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery.
Dr. Cain’s research interests include disorders of the foot and ankle, diabetic bone healing, flatfoot deformity, and osteoarthritis. He has received various grants and has presented his research at various conferences nationally and internationally. His research team was named a finalist in 2017 for J. Leonard Goldner Award for best basic science research entitled “Effect of Topical Opioid Antagonist on Diabetic Wound Healing in Rat Model.” Dr. Cain also serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery.