Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

McKay Orthopaedic Research Laboratory

Liu Laboratory

Connie Li

Connie Li

Undergraduate Student in Bioengineering
University of Pennsylvania

Hometown: Beijing, China

Education: Candidate for BSE in Bioengineering, 2015, University of Pennsylvania

Areas of Special Interest: Biomechanics
Outside of the lab, Connie enjoys traveling, trying out new foods, and singing.

Abstracts:

de Bakker CMJ, Altman AR, Li C, Tseng W-J, Liu XS. Pregnancy and Lactation Bone Loss Cause Long-Lasting Structural Deterioration of the Maternal Skeleton that Accumulates over Multiple Reproductive Cycles. American Society of Bone and Mineral Research, Houston, TX, 2014 (submitted).

de Bakker CMJ, Altman AR, Li C, Liu XS. Maternal Bone Regains Mechanical Competence after Lactation by Increasing the Thickness and Altering the Structure Type of the Remaining Trabeculae. World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, MA, 2014 (submitted).

Li C, Lott C, Altman AR, de Bakker CMJ, Liu XS. Comparison between ovariectomy and lactation induced bone loss: a dynamic imaging study. Poster Presentation. Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2014.

de Bakker CMJ, Altman AR, Li C, Liu XS. Pregnancy, Lactation, and Weaning Induce Substantial Changes in Bone Microarchitecture and Remodeling in Rat Tibiae. Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2014.

de Bakker CMJ, Altman AR, Li C, Tseng W-J, Tribble MB, Huh BK, Chandra A, Qin L, Liu XS. Alendronate and PTH Combination Therapy Stimulates Bone Formation while Inhibiting Bone Resorption Activities in the Rat Tibia: A Longitudinal, In Vivo, Dynamic Bone Histomorphometry Study. Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2014.