December 24, 2013

Congratulations to Arun Sharma whose paper on “Induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes for cardiovascular disease modeling and drug screening” has been published in the journal Stem Cell Research and Therapy.


November 29, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. Sean M. Wu for being awarded a two year $140,000 Grant-in-Aid research grant from the AHA Western Affiliate.


November 12, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. Anthony Sturzu (CVI research fellow) for winning a CVI Travel Award for his participation in the 2013 AHA Scientific Sessions in Dallas, TX. He will be presenting an abstract entitled "A Novel Cell Ablation Strategy Defines the Regenerative Potential of the Embryonic Mouse Heart" in the Best of Basic Science session on Monday, November 18th, 2013.


November 12, 2013

Congratulations to Ms. Karolina Plonowska (Research Assistant) for being accepted to UCSD Medical School as well as medical schools at Case Western University and University of Rochester.


November 12, 2013

Congratulations to Sharon Page (pediatric resident) for being selected as the recipient of the 2015-2019 SSPS Residency Through Fellowship Program at the Lucille Packard Children's Hospital. This position offers her a pediatric cardiology fellowship position and funding to start in July 2015.


September 16, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. Anthony Sturzu for being the co-winner of the Young Investigator Award Competition (Basic Science) and to Dr. Rajarajan Kuppusamy for being a winner of the Best Poster Award Competition at the Annual Stanford Cardiovascular Institute Retreat.


September 16, 2013

Congratulations to Drs. Sean Wu and Elizabeth Pruitt (Mechanical Engineering) for winning a 2013-2014 Seed Grant Award from the Stanford Cardiovascular Institute.



September 1, 2013

Congratulations to Arun Sharma for being awarded an 2013 AHA Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Award