Cardiovasology Training Program Student Roster

Director: Andre Terzic, M.D., Ph.D.

Review the focus areas, mentors and publications of current and former trainees in the Cardiovasology Training Program at Mayo Clinic.

Appointee Mentor(s) Research focus Mayo Clinic Publications
David (D. Kent) K. Arrell, Ph.D. Andre Terzic, M.D., Ph.D. Proteomic and network-based systems analysis for cardiac disease prediction, diagnosis and regenerative therapy Publications on PubMed
Aditya Bansal, Ph.D.

Timothy R. DeGrado, Ph.D.

Atta Behfar, M.D., Ph.D.

PET trafficking studies for therapy delivery in cardiovascular regenerative medicine Publications on PubMed
Elizabeth (Liz) J. Bell, Ph.D. Veronique L. Roger, M.D. Pharmacogenomic epidemiology and leveraging electronic health record data for research Publications on PubMed
Christopher V. DeSimone, M.D., Ph.D. Samuel J. Asirvatham, M.D. Techniques to improve the quality and therapeutic approaches in electrophysiology Publications on PubMed
Federico Franchi, Ph.D. Martin G. Rodriguez-Porcel, M.D. The role of fibrocystin in epigenetic changes of endothelial cells Publications on PubMed
Jason L. Go, M.D. Amir Lerman, M.D. Cardiovascular regenerative medicine with an emphasis on biological tissue engineered heart valves Publications on PubMed
Adam J. Guenzel, Ph.D. Margaret M. Redfield, M.D. Examination of cGMP signaling pathways for heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) therapy Publications on PubMed
Matthew L. Hillestad, Ph.D. Michael A. Barry, Ph.D. Cardiac-targeted biologics for treatment of heart failure Publications on PubMed
Yogesh N. Reddy, M.B.B.S. Barry A. Borlaug, M.D. Developing a comprehensive Mayo Clinic exercise hemodynamic database with detailed phenotyping on heart failure physiology Publications on PubMed
Michael S. Sabbah, M.D. Margaret M. Redfield, M.D.

Atta Behfar, M.D., Ph.D.

Pathology, histology and vascular remodeling in heart failure Publications on PubMed
Karine R. Sahakyan, M.D., Ph.D. Virend Somers, M.D., Ph.D. Diabetes and quality of life after coronary artery bypass Publications on PubMed
Robyn L. Scherber, M.D. Iftikhar J. Kullo, M.D. Clinical and psychosocial implications of disclosing actionable variants in genes associated with cardiovascular disease to patients Publications on PubMed
Ramandeep S. Takhter, Ph.D., M.S. Atta Behfar, M.D., Ph.D. Cardioprotective role of protein expression using M3-RNA Publications on PubMed
Brandon J. Tefft, Ph.D. Amir Lerman, M.D. Utilizing regenerative medicine approaches for the prevention of heart failure Publications on PubMed
Sithu Win, M.D. Margaret M. Redfield, M.D. Heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) Publications on PubMed
Omar Z. Yasin, M.D., M.S. Samuel J. Asirvatham, M.D. Cardiology, electrophysiology and electroporation Publications on PubMed