Research Training Faculty

 J.-P Jin, M.D., Ph.D.  - Gene regulation and structural-function relationships of contractile and cytoskeleton proteins
Donal O'Leary, Ph.D.  - Understanding the neural & hormonal mechanisms of control of arterial blood pressure, heart rate, cardiac output, regional blood flow and sympathetic nerve activity during dynamic exercise
Robert Lasley, Ph.D. - The role of G protein coupled receptor (GPCR) regulation of cardiac function and response to stress
Pablo Ortiz, Ph.D - Control of salt and water reabsorption by the kidneys; molecular regulation of transport; protein trafficking, exocytosis and endocytosis in polarized renal epithelium
Philip Levy, M.D.  - The role of vitamin D in halting & reducing subclinical cardiac damage in African-Americans suffering from high blood pressure
Karin Przyklenk, Ph.D - Coronary ischemic syndromes; cellular mechanisms and signaling pathways of tolerance
of myocardium to ischemia; heart ischemia-reperfusion
Jason Mateika, Ph.D.  - Pulmonary physiology; Sleep Physiology; Neurophysiology
Noreen Rossi, M.D. - Nephrology; nervous system control of blood pressure and renal regulation
Patrick Mueller, Ph.D. - Neurohumoral control of the circulation, cardiovascular deconditioning, exercise training