Zahra Shaghayegh Bagheri

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Z. Shaghayegh joined the Home and Community team in March 2016 and holds a Canadian Frailty Network Interdisciplinary fellowship. She uses her background in multi-functional materials and composites to develop new slip-resistant materials for use in footwear. She earned her PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Ryerson University with a focus on composite biomaterials and held a postdoctoral fellowship at McGill University. Her previous research focuses on design and development of innovative cellular materials for bone repair applications.