Stuart J. Warden, BPhysio (Hons), PhD, FACSM, is Associate Dean for Research within the Indiana University (IU) School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, and Professor within the Departments of Physical Therapy (IU School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences), Anatomy & Cell Biology (IU School of Medicine), and Biomedical Engineering (Purdue University School of Engineering).

Dr. Warden completed his physiotherapy and PhD degrees at the University of Melbourne (Australia) before embarking on clinical and research post-doctorates at the Australian Institute of Sport and IU Department of Orthopedic Surgery, respectively. His research interests focus on the form and function of the musculoskeletal system, where he has contributed over 100 peer-reviewed publications, including paper in Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and received funding from numerous federal agencies, including the National Institutes of Health.

Dr. Warden currently serves as a Section Editor for Current Osteoporosis Reports, Associate Editor for the British Journal of Sports Medicine, Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, and Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy, and Editorial Board member for Bone, Bone Reports, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, JBMR Plus, and Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport.