Faculty Grants and Awards

Joseph Woo Lab

Stanford Advanced Cardiovascular Therapeutics and Surgical Biomechanics Translational Research Laboratory

Joseph Woo, MD

Chairman & Norman E. Shumway Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Michael Ma Lab

Cardiovascular Engineering Research Laboratory

Michael Ma, MD

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Thoracic Surgery Labs

There are three active basic/translational research laboratories within the Division of Thoracic Surgery

Joseph Shrager, MD

Professor & Thoracic Surgery Division Chief
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Leah Backhus, MD, MPH, FACS

Associate Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Leah Backhus, MD, MPH, FACS

Associate Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Natalie Lui, MD

Assistant Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Michael Fischbein Lab

Stanford Thoracic Aortic Research Laboratory

Michael Fischbein, MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Jack Boyd Lab

Jack Boyd, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Anson Lee Lab

Cardiac Surgical Arrhythmia Research Laboratory

Anson Lee, MD

Assistant Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery

William Hiesinger Lab

Stanford Cardiothoracic Therapeutics and Surgery Laboratory

William Hiesinger, MD

Assistant Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Ngan Huang Lab

Stanford Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering Laboratory

Ngan Huang, PhD

Assistant Professor (Research)
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Ioannis Karakikes, PhD

Assistant Professor (Research)
Cardiothoracic Surgery