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Scientific Advisory Board


Edward A. Fisher

Edward A. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.

The Leon H. Charney Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Pediatrics, and Cell Biology; Director, Marc and Ruti Bell Vascular Biology and Disease Program; Director, Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease; Director of Translational Research, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, NYU School of Medicine, Adjunct Faculty, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Rockefeller University, New York, NY.

Jose' Jalife

José Jalife, M.D.

Professor of Internal Medicine and The Cyrus and Jane Farrehi Professor of Cardiovascular Research, Professor of Molecular & Integrative Physiology, Co-Director, Center for Arrhythmia Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

Aldons Lusis

Aldons J. Lusis, Ph.D.

Vice Chair, Department of Human Genetics, Professor, Department of Human Genetics, Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, Professor, Department of Medicine and Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA.

Aldons Lusis

Jeffery D. Molkentin, Ph.D.

Professor, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics, Microbiology and Immunology Pulmonary, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH.


Eric Olson

Eric N. Olson, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Molecular Biology, Robert A. Welch Distinguished Chair, Annie and Willie Nelson Professor, Pogue Distinguished Chair in Research on Cardiac Birth Defects, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX.



William SessaWilliam C. Sessa, Ph.D.

Alfred Gilman Professor of Pharmacology and Professor of Medicine (Cardiology);
Vice Chairman, Pharmacology; Director, Vascular Biology & Therapeutics Program,
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.

Alain TedguiAlain Tedgui, Ph.D.

Director, PARCC (Paris-Cardiovascular Research Center), European Editor, Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, Directeur de Recherche (Research Professor) Inserm, “classe exceptionnelle”, Paris, France.

Alain TedguiAndrew S. Weyrich, Ph.D.

Professor, Internal Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Immunology Pulmonary Adjunct Professor, Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT