Mentors by Focus Area

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

Cardiovascular Imaging

Fred Epstein, PhD - W
Brent French, PhD - W
Jeffrey Holmes, MD, PhD - W
John Hossack, PhD - W
Song Hu, PhD - W
Kimberly Kelly, PhD - W
Christopher Kramer, MD - W
Bijoy Kundu, PhD - W
Craig Meyer, PhD - W

Cardiovascular Regulation

Eugene Barrett, MD, PhD - W
Robert Carey, MD - W
Patrice Guyenet, PhD - W
Brant Isakson, PhD - W
Jeff Saucerman, PhD - W
Helmy Siragy, MD - W
Swapnil Sonkusare, PhD - W
Gib Upchurch, MD - W
Zhen Yan, PhD - W

Cell Signaling

Paula Barrett, PhD - W
Thurl Harris, PhD - W
Mark Okusa, MD - W
Avril Somlyo, PhD - W

CV Genetics, Epigenetics, Genomics, and Systems Biology

Gorav Ailawadi, MD - W
Thomas Braciale, MD, PhD - W
Mete Civelek, PhD - W
Anindya Dutta, PhD - W
Kevin Janes, PhD - W
Adli Mazhar, PhD - W
Mike McConnell, PhD - W
Coleen McNamara, MD - W
Eyleen O'Rourke, PhD - W
Gary Owens, PhD - W
Jason Papin, PhD - W
Shayn Peirce-Cottler, PhD - W
Kodi Ravichandran, PhD - W
Steve Rich, PhD - W
Weibin Shi, PhD - W
Matthew Wolf, MD, PhD - W

Smooth Muscle-Endothelial Cell Biology

Brian Annex, MD - W
George Christ, PhD - W
Victor Engelhard, PhD - W
Victor Laubach, PhD - W
Norbert Leitinger, PhD - W
Richard Price, PhD - W
Paul Yates, MD, PhD - W
Mark Yeager, MD, PhD - W