IBP Graduate Faculty

Thesis Advisors

Emilyn U. Alejandro, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-301-7685
ealejand@umn.edu

Diabetes and Metabolism
3-142 CCRB
Alejandro Lab website

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Atsushi Asakura, PhD
Associate Professor

612-624-7108
asakura@umn.edu

Molecular mechanisms controlling muscle stem cells
4-220 MTRF
Asakura Lab website

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Robert J. Bache, MD
Professor of Medicine (Emeritus)

612-626-4411
bache001@umn.edu

Coronary Circulation
266 VCRC

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Alessandro Bartolomucci, PhD
Associate Professor

612-624-7006
abartolo@umn.edu

Stress Pathophysiology; Obesity; Vgf gene-derived peptides
3-139 CCRB
Bartolomucci lab website

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David A. Bernlohr, PhD
Distinguished McKnight Professor and Head

612-624-2712
bernl001@umn.edu

Adipose Biology
7-128 MCB
Bernlohr Lab website

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Peter B. Bitterman, MD
Professor of Medicine

612-624-5175
bitte001@umn.edu

Respitory Medicine
350 VCRC

Full bio

Lisa Chow, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

612-624-5150
chow0007@umn.edu

The effects of exercise and fitness on insulin resistance and diabetes.
6-156 PWB

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Brendan Dougherty, PT, PhD
Assistant Professor

(612) 624-7466
bdougher@umn.edu

Respiratory physiology and neuroplasticity
4-145E Jackson Hall

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William C. Engeland, PhD
Professor

612-625-4976
engel002@umn.edu

Adrenal Gland Physiology
3-162 Jackson Hall

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James M. Ervasti, PhD
Professor

612-626-6517
jervasti@umn.edu

Molecular basis of Muscular Dystrophy; Role of actin in cell polarity
7-104 MCB
Ervasti Lab Website

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Daniel J. Garry, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine

612-625-8988
garry@umn.edu

Regenerative medicine, cardiogenesis, & stem-cell biology
4-112 NHH
Dan Garry Lab Website

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Mary G. Garry, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine

612-624-8118
garry002@umn.edu

Determining the role of TRPv1 dysregulation in cardiovascular responses to exercise in heart failure
4-117 NHH
M. Garry Lab Website

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Carrie Haskell-Luevano, PhD
Professor & Philip S. Portoghese Endowed Chair in Chemical Neuroscience

612-626-9262
chaskell@umn.edu

peptide hormone endocrine systems in the brain
8-102 Weaver Densford Hall

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Robert P. Hebbel, MD
Regents and George Clark Professor of Medicine

612-624-6104
hebbe001@umn.edu

Vascular Biology
14-102 PWB

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Paul A. Iaizzo, PhD
Professor

612-624-7912
iaizz001@umn.edu

Translational Systems Physiology
A195 Mayo
Virtual Heart lab website

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David H. Ingbar, MD
Professor of Medicine

612-624-0999
ingba001@umn.edu

Alveolar epithelial repair and clearance of alveolar edema fluid
350 VCRC

Full bio

Catherine M. Kotz, PhD
Professor

612-467-3312
kotzx004@umn.edu

Neuropeptidergic regulation of energy balance

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Emil Lou, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

612-625-5411
emil-lou@umn.edu

intercellular communication via cellular extensions called tunneling nanotubes
420 Delaware Street SE
Lou Lab website

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Walter C. Low, PhD
Professor and Associate Head for Research

612-626-9203
lowwalt@umn.edu

Nerve cell transplantation and gene therapy
4-216 LRB/MTRF

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Dawn A. Lowe, PhD
Director of Graduate Studies, Professor

612-626-3344
lowex017@umn.edu

Muscle Physiology
7-106 MCB

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Douglas G. Mashek, PhD
Associate Professor of BMBB and Medicine (Joint Appointment)

612-626-2904
dmashek@umn.edu

role and regulation of fatty acids in energy metabolism
7-160 MCB
Mashek Lab Website

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Joseph M. Metzger, PhD
Professor, Department Head and Chair

612-625-8296
metzgerj@umn.edu

Integrative biology of cardiovascular function
6-125A Jackson Hall
Metzger Lab Website

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Robert F. Miller, MD
Professor

612-626-2914
rfm@umn.edu

Physiology and Neuroscience of Vision
4-155 Jackson Hall
Miller Lab website

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Timothy D. O'Connell, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-625-6750
tdoconne@umn.edu

G-protein coupled receptors in heart failure
3-141 CCRB
O'Connell Lab website

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Scott M. O'Grady, PhD
Professor-Cellular Physiology, Deptment of Animal Science

612-624-3767
ograd001@umn.edu

Electrolyte Transport in Epithelia
480 Haecker Hall

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John W. Osborn, PhD
Professor

612-624-3074
osbor003@umn.edu

Pathophysiology of Hypertension
3-138 CCRB
Osborn Lab website

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Angela Panoskaltsis-Mortari, PhD
Vice Chair for Research and Professor

612-626-2950
panos001@umn.edu

Idiopathic pneumonia syndrome; biology of graft-versus-host disease
366 Mayo
Mortari Lab website

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Rita Perlingeiro, PhD
Professor of Medicine

612-625-8988
perli032@umn.edu

Skeletal Muscle Regeneration and Disease Modeling using Pluripotent Stem Cells
4-128 CCRB

Perlingeiro lab website

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Lincoln R. Potter, PhD
Associate Professor

612-624-7251
potter@umn.edu

Metabolic and Systems Biology
7-126 MCB

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Hai-Bin Ruan, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-301-7686
hrun@umn.edu

Hormonal and nutritional regulation of metabolic physiology
3-143 CCRB
Ruan Lab website

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Elizabeth Seaquist, MD
Professor of Medicine

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Clifford Steer, MD
Professor of Medicine

612-625-8999
steer001@umn.edu

Basic and Translational Applications to Human Disease
36 Mayo

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Alena Talkachova, PhD
Associate Professor

612-626-2719
talkacal@umn.edu

Cardiac Electrophysiology
6-128 NHH
Talkachova Lab website

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David D. Thomas, PhD
Professor

612-625-0957
ddt@umn.edu

Molecular Dynamics of Energy Transduction in Muscle
5-124 NHH
Thomas Lab Website

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DeWayne Townsend, DVM, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-6873
town0045@umn.edu

Pathophysiology of Dystrophic Cardiomyopathy
3-140 CCRB
Townsend Lab Website

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Phu Tran, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-626-7964
tranx271@umn.edu

Nutrition and Brain Development
PWB 13-210

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Robert T. Tranquillo, PhD
Department Head

612-625-6868
tranquil@umn.edu

Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering
7-114 NHH
Tranquillo Lab Website

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Jop van Berlo, MD, PhD
Lois and Richard King Assistant Professor of Medicine

612-626-1853
jvanberl@umn.edu

Cardiac Regeneration
4-140 CCRB
van Berlo Lab website

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Christine Wendt, MD
Professor of Medicine

612-624-0999
wendt005@umn.edu

Pulmonologist and Critical Care
420 Delaware St SE, MMC 276

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Demetri Yannopoulos, MD
Professor of Medicine

612-625-9242
yanno001@umn.edu

Interventional Cardiology
281 VCRC

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