Trainees (2005-2020 shown alphabetically)

Table: Postdoctoral

TraineeYear of EntryMentorDoctoral Degree(s) Received Year(s)Title of Research Project or Research TopicSummary of Support During TrainingCurrent Position and Institution
Abebayehu, DanielApr-17Barker, Thomas H.PHD/2017Immunomodulation in response to BiomaterialsTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:HL F32
TY 4:HL F32
TY 5:HL F32
Post Doctoral Fellow Matrix Biology and Engineering University Of Virginia Research-Related
Allen, Steven P.Jun-17Meyer, Craig H.PHD/2016Diffusion Weighted MRI guidance for Focused Ultrasound SurgeriesTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Assistant Research Professor Electrical And Computer Engineering Brigham Young University Primarily Research
Anderson, WarrenSep-16Civelek, MetePHD/2016Defining data-driven primary transcript annotations with primaryTranscriptAnnot ation in RTY 1:HL R01
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:Fdn F
TY 4:DK T32
TY 5:DK T32
Post Doctoral Fellow Center For Public Health Genomics University Of Virginia Research-Related
Balasubrama nian, NagarajNov-08Schwartz, Martin A.PHD/2008Adhesion dependent signaling, role of membrane raft microdomain traffickingTY 1:HL T32Associate Professor Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Research-Related
Barbera, NicolasSep-20Civelek, MetePHD/2020Prioritizing Candidate Causal Variants of Coronary Artery DiseaseTY 1:HL T32Post Doctoral Fellow Cardiovascular Research Center University Of Virginia Further Training
Brinkman, Charles C.Jun-10Engelhard, Victor H.PHD/2010The role of T cellvascular endothelium interactions in CD8 T cell homing to peripheral tissues and tumorsTY 1:HL T32Program Manager U.s. Department Of State
Brown, IsolaSep-17Isakson, Brant E.PHD/2017Spatial and Temporal Response of the Vasculature to Zika Virus InfectionTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:Fdn F
Associate Director Physiology University Of Michigan Research-Related
Bulut, Gamze B.Sep-17Owens, Gary K.PHD/2014Smooth muscle cell derived macrophages in diet induced obesityTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:Fdn F
TY 4:Fdn F
Post Doctoral Fellow Cardiovascular Research Center University Of Virginia Further Training
Butcher, Joshua T.Nov-13Isakson, Brant E.PHD/2013The Role of hemoglobin Alpha on Blood PressureTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Assistant Professor Oklahoma State University Stillwater Research-Related
Call, Jarrod A.Sep-11Yan, ZhenPHD/2011Skeletal Muscle-heart crosstalk in prevention of diabetic cardiomyopathyTY 1:HL T32Assistant Professor University Of Georgia Research-Related
Chavkin, NickSep-18Walsh, KennethPHD/2016Non-canonical Wnt signaling in cardiovascular fibrosisTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL R01
TY 3:HL R01
Post Doctoral Research Associate Cardiovascular Research Center University Of Virginia Further Training
Conway, Daniel E.Jun-09Schwartz, Martin A.PHD/2009Measuring forces at endothelial cell junctions under shear stressTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Associate Professor Virginia Commonwealth University Research-Related
Corliss, BruceSep-19Eyo, Ukpong Isakson, Brant E.PHD/2019Role of vesselassociated microglia in neurological diseaseTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:Univ F
Post Doctoral Research Associate School of Data Science University Of Virginia Further Training
Deaton, RebeccaAug-04Owens, Gary K.PHD/2004PDGF-BB decreases expression of the full repertoire of SMC marker genes through a KLF4 dependent mechanismTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:HL T32
Research Scientist CARDIOVASCUL AR RESEARCH CENTER University Of Virginia
Deem, Tracy L.Jul-05Ley, Klaus F.PHD/2005Role of monocyte subsets in atherosclerosisTY 1:HL T32Associate Professor of Biology Biology and Environmental Science Bridgewater College Research-Related
DePuy, Seth D.Jun-08Guyenet, Patrice G.PHD/2007Mechanisms of action of angiotensin-II on C1 neuronsTY 1:HL T32Regulatory Scientist Camargo Pharmaceutical Services, Llc
Downs, Emily A.Jul-14Ailawadi, GoravMD/2012Anisotropic Reinforcement of Right Ventricle Following InjuryTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Resident Thoracic Surgery University Of Virginia
Drake, Josh C.Jun-14Yan, ZhenPHD/2014Exercise-induced AMPK in control of mitophagyTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Assistant Professor Virginia Polytechnic Inst And St Univ
Fielden, Samuel W.May-13Meyer, Craig H.PHD/2013Improving fluorine MRI for cellular imaging of monocyte infiltration of the hearth after myocardial infarctionTY 1:HL T32Medical Physicist Geisinger Clinic
Franke, Aaron S.Jun-06Somlyo, Avril V.PHD/2005Smooth Muscle Contractility, Cell Migration, and the Development of the Coronary Vasculature in the Absence of Myosin Light Chain KinaseTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:HL T32
Executive Director Analytics Brain Surgery Worldwide
Garvey, Sean M.Jun-07Wamhoff, Brian R.PHD/2007Calcineurin-dependent regulation of vascular smooth muscle phenotypeTY 1:HL T32Senior Manager R and D Gene Therapy Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc.
Good, Miranda E.Oct-14Isakson, Brant E.PHD/2014Role of Pannexin in Cerebral IschemiaTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Assistant Professor Tufts Medical Center Research-Related
Greene, Nicholas P.Jun-10Yan, ZhenPHD/2010Influence of Lipid Overload on Development of Skeletal Muscle Insulin Resistance, Attenuation by ExerciseTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Assistant Professor University Of Arkansas At Fayetteville Research-Related
Griffiths, RachaelNov-09Leitinger, NorbertPHD/2009Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Nuclear Factor Erythroid 2-Like 2 are Associated with Increased Markers of Subclinical AtherosclerosisTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:HL T32
Medical Affairs Leader Kaleo
Gutknecht, Michael F.Jul-15Kelly, Kimberly A.PHD/2013Investigation of Hornerin and its role in vascular EC survivalTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Post Doctoral Fellow Western Michigan Univ School Of Medicine Research-Related
Haggart, CharlesJun-10Saucerman, Jeffrey J. Papin, JasonPHD/2010Systems modeling of overload- and heart failure-associated changes in myocardial metabolismTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Commissioners Fellow FDA Research-Related
Hazarika, SuroviJun-11Annex, Brian H.MBBS/1998, PHD/2005Genetics of PADTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Medical Director of Cardiology Cardiology Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital Research-Related
Helm, PatrickJun-05Epstein, Frederick H.PHD/2005Progression of cardiac dys-synchrony of a mouse model of reperfused myocardial infarction (MI)TY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:HL T32
Senior Engineer Medtronic, Inc.
Heuslein, Joshua L.Aug-11Price, Richard J.NoneRegulation of Arteriogenesis by Mechanosensitive MicroRNAs and DNA Methylation: A Potential Epigenetic Approach for Treating Peripheral Arterial DiseaseTY 1:Univ RA
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:NSF F
TY 4:NSF F
TY 5:EB R03
TY 6:Univ RA
Scientist Vascular Progenitors Astellas Institute of Regenerative Medicine
Heuslein, Joshua L.Jan-17Annex, Brian H.PHD/2016Regulation of Arteriogenesis by Mechanosensitive MicroRNAs and DNA Methylation: A Potential Epigenetic Approach for Treating Peripheral Arterial DiseaseTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Scientist Vascular Progenitors Astellas Institute of Regenerative Medicine
Hodonsky, Chani J.Aug-19Miller, Clint L.PHD/2019Effects of genetic variation on coronary artery gene expression and atherosclerotic phenotypeTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Postdoctoral fellow Cardiovascular Research Center University Of Virginia Further Training
Hoffman, Brenton D.Jun-07Schwartz, Martin A.PHD/2007Development of a Genetically Encoded, FRET-based Molecular Tension SensorTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Assitant Professor Biomedical Engineering Duke University Research-Related
Johnson, Kenneth O.May-10Meyer, Craig H.PHD/2010MR coronary artery imaging, myocardial perfusion imaging, and quantitative perfusion MRI of peripheral arterial diseaseTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:HL T32
Lead Software Engineer Neurovision Imaging, Llc Research-Related
Kennedy, Matthew J.Jan-14Hu, Song PeirceCottler, ShaynPHD/2010Multimodal Photoacoustic and Fluorescence MicroscopyTY 1:HL T32Senior Engineer BWX Technologies, Inc.
Mac Gabhann, Feilim C.Nov-06PeirceCottler, ShaynPHD/2006Collateral capillary arteriolization in skeletal muscle of different mouse strains, and the impact of matrix-bound VEGF on endothelial cell activationTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Associate Professor Johns Hopkins University Research-Related
Martin, Kyle S.Jun-16Christ, George J.PHD/2015Investigating the fate of implanted muscle progenitor cells during volumetric muscle loss regenerationTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:Non-US F
TY 3:Non-US F
Research Scientist Karolinska Institute Research-Related
Marziano, CorinaAug-19Hirschi, Karen K.PHD/2019Lymphatic endothelial cell specification during early lymphatic development.TY 1:HL R01
TY 2:HL T32
Postdoctoral Fellowship Cardiovascular Research Center University Of Virginia Further Training
Narciso, CodyJan-19Saucerman, Jeffrey J.PHD/2017Machine learning for quantification of cardiomyocyte proliferationTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
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Post Doctoral Fellow CARDIOVASCUL AR RESEARCH CENTER University Of Virginia Further Training
Nguyen, Anh T.May-11Owens, Gary K.PHD/2011Elucidating the plasticity of vascular smooth cells during reversible phenotypic switching and transdifferentiationTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Senior Clinical Research Coordinator Duke Office of Clinical Research Duke University School of Medicine
Orr, Anthony W.Jun-06Schwartz, Martin A.PHD/2002Integrin signaling in the endothelial response to shear stressTY 1:HL T32Director Center for Cardiovascular Diseases and Sciences Lsu Health Sciences Center
Peterson, Alexis B.Nov-13Annex, Brian H.PHD/2013Effects of MicroRNA-93 on phenotypic changes in cells modeling aspects of peripheral artery disease in-vitroTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Epidemiologist Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Research-Related
Richardson, William J.Sep-12Holmes, Jeffrey W.PHD/2012Multiscale model of cardiac fibroblast mechano-biologyTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Assistant Professor Clemson University Research-Related
Rosean, Claire B.Jun-15McNamara, Coleen A.PHD/2014Mechanisms of TLR signaling and cooperation in B lympohcytesTY 1:HL T32Staff Scientist Immunomic Therapeutics, Inc.
Rusin, Craig G.Jun-09Moorman, Joseph R.PHD/2009Predicting apnea of prematurity in neonatal infants using nonlinear time series analysis of cardio-respiratory synchronizationTY 1:HL T32Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Baylor College Of Medicine Research-Related
Salmon, Morgan D.Jun-08Owens, Gary K.PHD/2008The Role of Zinc-Finger Transcription Factors in Vascular Smooth Muscle Development, Injury and DiseaseTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:HL T32
Assistant Professor School of Medicine University Of Virginia Research-Related
Serbulea, VladJun-18Owens, Gary K.PHD/2018Exploiting Smooth Muscle Cell Metabolism to Regulate Atherosclerotic Plaque StabilityTY 1:HL T32
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Postdoctoral Fellow CARDIOVASCUL AR RESEARCH CENTER University Of Virginia Further Training
Shankman, Laura S.Jul-07Ravichandra n, Kodi S.NoneIdentification of Phenotypically Modulated SMCs within Atherosclerotic Lesions and the Role of Pluripotency Factors, KLF4 and OCT4, in their ModulationTY 1:Univ RA
TY 2:HL R01
TY 3:HL T32
TY 4:HL T32
TY 5:Fdn F
TY 6:Fdn F
TY 7:HL R01
Senior Scientist Cardiovascular Research Center University Of Virginia
Shankman, Laura S.Dec-14Ravichandra n, Kodi S.PHD/2014Lineage analysis of smooth muscle cells in atherosclerosisTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Senior Scientist Cardiovascular Research Center University of Virginia
Shute, Robert J.Jun-19Yan, ZhenPHD/2019Resistance exercise training in prevention of high-fat diet-induced obesity and insulin resistanceTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
TY 3:HL T32
Post Doctoral Fellow CARDIOVASCUL AR RESEARCH CENTER University Of Virginia Further Training
Smith, Robert S.Jun-08French, Brent A.MD/2005Effects of Hyperglycemia in Acute MITY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Associate Program Director Vascular Surgery Texas AM College of Medicine
Spaulding, HannahJun-19Yan, ZhenPHD/2019Molecular mechanisms of mitochondrial remodeling and AMPK signalingTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
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Post Doctoral Fellow CARDIOVASCUL AR RESEARCH CENTER University Of Virginia Further Training
Straub, Adam C.Oct-08Isakson, Brant E.PHD/2008Mechanisms of compartmentalized nitric oxide signaling at the myoendothelial junctionTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Assistant Professor University Of Pittsburgh At Pittsburgh Research-Related
Sturek, Jeffrey M.Jul-18McNamara, Coleen A.MD/2012, PHD/2010The Role of B-1 Cells and IgM to OxidationSpecific Epitopes in Lung Inflammation and FibrosisTY 1:HL T32Assistant Professor of Medicine University Of Virginia Research-Related
Tkachenko, Svyatoslav M.May-16Saucerman, Jeffrey J.PHD/2009cardiomyocyte proliferationTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Post Doctoral Fellow Department of Quantitative Health Science Lerner Research Institute Research-Related
Wenker, Ian C.Jun-14Guyenet, Patrice G.PHD/2014Brainstem Control of BP in conscious rodentsTY 1:HL T32Postdoctoral Research Associate University Of Virginia
Williams, Stephen R.Jun-11TBDPHD/2010Genetics of OneCarbon Metabolism in StrokeTY 1:HL T32
TY 2:HL T32
Senior Scientist 10x Genomics, Inc.
Wilson, Ashley L.Jan-16Engelhard, Victor H.PHD/2015Mechanisms of T cell recruitment to the tumor vasculatureTY 1:HL T32Manager Human Immunotherapy Seattle Children's Hospital Research-Related