Mentors by Department

We have assembled a group of 46 mentors, from 5 focus areas and 3 divisions in the School of Medicine. All are committed to training young investigators interested in the study of the heart and vasculature. Mentors are grouped according to their research focus. Click the mentors for descriptions of their research.
W - links to a faculty member's lab or personal website

Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Anindya Dutta, PhD - W
Adli Mazhar, PhD - W
Mike McConnell, PhD - W

Biology

Eyleen O'Rourke, PhD - W

Biomedical Engineering

George Christ, PhD - W
Mete Civelek, PhD - W
Fred Epstein, PhD - W
Brent French, PhD - W
Jeffrey Holmes, MD, PhD - W
John Hossack, PhD - W
Song Hu, PhD - W
Kevin Janes, PhD - W
Kimberly Kelly, PhD - W
Craig Meyer, PhD - W
Jason Papin, PhD - W
Shayn Peirce-Cottler, PhD - W
Richard Price, PhD - W
Jeff Saucerman, PhD - W

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Eugene Barrett, MD, PhD - W
Robert Carey, MD - W
Helmy Siragy, MD - W

Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine

Brian Annex, MD - W
Christopher Kramer, MD - W
Coleen McNamara, MD - W
Matthew Wolf, MD, PhD - W
Zhen Yan, PhD - W

Microbiology

Thomas Braciale, MD, PhD - W
Victor Engelhard, PhD - W
Kodi Ravichandran, PhD - W

Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics

Brant Isakson, PhD - W
Gary Owens, PhD - W
Avril Somlyo, PhD - W
Swapnil Sonkusare, PhD - W
Mark Yeager, MD, PhD - W

Nephrology

Mark Okusa, MD - W

Ophthalmology

Paul Yates, MD, PhD - W

Pharmacology

Paula Barrett, PhD - W
Patrice Guyenet, PhD - W
Thurl Harris, PhD - W
Norbert Leitinger, PhD - W

Public Health Sciences Admin

Steve Rich, PhD - W

Radiology

Bijoy Kundu, PhD - W
Weibin Shi, PhD - W

Surgery

Gorav Ailawadi, MD - W
Victor Laubach, PhD - W
Gib Upchurch, MD - W