Frontiers in Cardiovascular Science Archived Talks


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Redefining Cardiovascular Biology One Cell at a Time

Sean M. Wu, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) and, by courtesy, Pediatrics
Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Stanford University



Metabolism and the Extracellular Matrix: A Convenient Relationship

Steven P. Jones, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Director Diabetes and Obesity Center
University of Louisville



Drug and Target Discovery at the Stanford HTBC

David Solow-Cordero, PhD
Director, High-throughput Bioscience Center (HTBC)

Single Cell Transcriptomics

Dhananjay Wagh, PhD
Senior Scientist at Stanford Functional Genomics



Cardiac Regeneration: Hope or Hype

Ronglih Liao, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine
Co-Director of Stanford Cardiac Amyloid Center



HFpEF: Malady, Model, and Mechanisms

Joseph Hill, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Molecular Biology
James T. Willerson M.D. Distinguished Chair in Cardiovascular Diseases
Frank M. Ryburn, Jr. Chair in Heart Research
Director, Harry S. Moss Heart Center
Chief of Cardiology UT Southwestern Medical Center



Arrhythmogenic Heart Disease: Breaking Down Cell-Cell Connections To Unravel New Pathways and Therapeutics

Farah Sheikh, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
University of California - San Diego



Modeling Human Heart Disease Using Fish and the Dish

Todd R. Evans, PhD
Peter I Pressman Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair for Research
Chief Division of Research, Department of Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical School


Health Effects of Secondhand Smoke: Should We Care About Marijuana and E-cigarettes?

Matt Springer, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Research Institute
Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research
Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of California, San Francisco


Acute Heart Failure Management 2019: Are We on the Right Path?

Eric Velazquez, MD
Robert W. Berliner Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital
Physician-in-Chief, Heart and Vascular Center, Yale New Haven Health


Circulating RNA: Bridging Obesity, the Metabolic Syndrome, and Cardiovascular Disease

Jane E. Freedman, MD
Edward Budnitz Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director of Translational Research for the UMass Memorial Heart & Vascular Center
University of Massachusetts Medical School


Wearables and Detection of Cardiac Arrhythmias

Mintu Turakhia, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System
Marco Perez, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)



Improving Cardiovascular "Diseases-in-a-Dish" With Active Materials

Adam J. Engler, PhD
Professor and Vice-Chair of Bioengineering
University of California San Diego, La Jolla
The Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, La Jolla



Inflammation and Atrial Fibrillation: Identification of Upstream Therapeutic Targets

Nipavan Chiamvimonvat, MD
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine (Cardiology), School of Medicine, UC Davis



Hypoxia Inducible Factor in the Heart

Ralph Shohet, MD
Director, Center for Cardiovascular Research
Professor of Medicine
John A Burns School of Medicine
University of Hawai'i, Honolulu, HI


The Long QT Syndrome: The Long Road From Zero Knowledge to Personalized Management

Peter J. Swartz, MD
Professor and Head, Center for Cardiac Arrhythmias of Genetic Origin
IRCCS Istituto, Auxologico Italiano



Sex Differences in the Cardiovascular System in Health and Disease

Leslie Leinwand, PhD
Professor of the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology
Chief Scientific Officer of the BioFrontiers Institute
University of Colorado, Boulder



The Mencius Paradigm for Cardiac Rejuvenation

Doug Sawyer, MD, PhD
Co-Director, Myocardial Biology & Heart Failure Research Lab
Chief, Cardiovascular Services, Maine Medical Center


The Genetic Basis of Cardiotoxic Drug Response

Christopher H. Newton-Cheh, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Faculty Member, Massachusetts General Hospital


Engineering Approaches for Controlling the Cellularity of Cardiac Tissues From Human Pluripotent Stem Cells

Todd McDevitt, PhD
Professor, Department of Bioengineering & Therapeutic Sciences, University of California
Senior Investigator, Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease
San Francisco Investigator, Roddenberry Center for Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine, Gladstone Institute


Management of Complex Arrhythmias 2019: A Look at the Present and the Future

Paul J. Wang, MD, Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University
Sanjiv M. Narayan, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University



Illuminating Subcellular Cyclic Nucleotide Microdomains to Better Treat Cardiovascular Diseases

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Viacheslav Nikolaev
Director of the Institute Center for Experimental Medicine
Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf



Load-dependent Cardiac Remodeling: New Tools & Translational Opportunities

Kenneth B. Margulies, MD
Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Research Director, Heart Failure/ Transplantation
University of Pennsylvania



Clonal Hematopoiesis and Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

Sidd Jaiswal, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Stanford University



Using Gene Expression to Interpret Common and Rare Genetic Diseases

Stephen Montgomery, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology, and of Genetics
Stanford University



How Biobanks are Enabling New Discovery and Implementation Science

Dan M. Roden, MD
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology, and Biomedical Informatics
Sam L. Clark, MD, PhD, Endowed Chair
Senior Vice President for Personalized Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center



Dousing Thrombo-inflammatory Purines
to Promote Vascular Homeostasis

David J. Pinsky, MD
Professor, Division Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director, Frankel Cardiovascular Center
University of Michigan



Stem Cell Therapy for HLHS: The Next Frontier

Timothy James Nelson, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pharmacology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of Research, NWWI, Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire
Mayo Clinic Health System



The Evolution of Non-Invasive Rejection Monitoring after Organ Transplantation

Kiran Khush, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Stanford University

Timing of Initation of Mechanical Circulatory Support

Jeffrey Teuteberg, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Stanford University



Translating Redox Biology to Medicine: Novel Properties of Hemoglobin in NO and CO Signaling and Therapeutics

Mark Thomas Gladwin, MD
Jack D. Myers Professor and Chair Department of Medicine Director, Pittsburgh Heart, Lung, and Blood Vascular Medicine Institute