Frontiers in Cardiovascular Science Archived Talks


2023 | 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2014

Understanding the Complexity of T Cell Activation in Heart Failure

Pilar Alcaide, PhD
Kenneth and JoAnn G. Wellner Professor and Associate Professor of Immunology
Tufts University School of Medicine


Genetic Determinants of Thrombosis

Charles Lowenstein, MD
Professor and Chief of Cardiology
Co-Director of John Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute and Professor of Medicine
John Hopkins


Heart Failure Omics: Cardiac Metabolism and Beyond

Svati Shah, MD, MHS
Professor of Medicine
Associate Dean of Genomics and Director of Precision Genomics Collaboratory
Director of Duke Adult Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic
Co-Director of Translational Research Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Vice-Chief of Translational Research, Division of Cardiology
Duke University School of Medicine


Molecular Mechanisms of Small Vessel Disease in Hypertension and CADASIL

Rhian M. Touyz, MBBCh, PhD
Professor, British Heart Foundation Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine and Director of the Institute of Cardiovascular & Medical Sciences
BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre
University of Glasgow



Pluripotent Stem Cells for Cardiovascular Engineering and Regeneration

Yibing Qyang, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and of Pathology
Director of Yale Stem Cell Research Forum
Yale Stem Cell Center
Yale University School of Medicine



cBIN1 and T-tubule Remodeling: Mechanism, Biomarker, and Therapy for Failing Hearts

Robin M. Shaw, MD, PhD
Title of speaker: Director of the Nora Eccles Harrison Cardiovascular Research and Training Institute, Nora Eccles Harrison Presidential Endowed Chair and Professor of Medicine, University of Utah


Programming and Reprogramming: What does it take to make a Cardiomyocyte?

Li Qian, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Associate Director of McAllister Heart Institute
Faculty Director of UNC Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Core
UNC School of Medicine



Neuroscientific Therapies for Heart Disease

Kalyanam Shivkumar, MD, PhD                         
Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Radiology, and Bioengineering
Director of the UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center & EP Programs
Director & Chief of the UCLA Interventional CV Programs & Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories
David Geffen School of Medicine & UCLA Health System
Editor-in-Chief, JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology


Top-down Proteomics for Cardiac Systems Biology and Precision Medicine

Ying Ge, PhD
Professor, Department of Cell and Regenerative Biology
Department of Chemistry
Director of Human Proteomics Programs
University of Wisconsin-Madison


Sudden Cardiac Death: Novel Approaches to Prediction and Prevention

Sumeet S. Chugh, MD
Price Professor and Associate Director of the Smidt Heart Institute
Medical Director of the Heart Rhythm Center
Director of the Center for Cardiac Arrest Prevention
Director of the Division of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine
Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai


COVID-19 Demographics Update

Robert K. Jackler, MD
Sewall Professor and Chair
Dept of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery
Stanford University School of Medicine

COVID-19 Cardiovascular Disease

Masataka Nishiga, MD, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Joseph Wu Lab, Cardiovascular Institute
Stanford University School of Medicine


Genes Predisposing to Thoracic Aortic Disease: Insight into Molecular Pathogenesis

Dianna M. Milewicz, MD, PhD
President George H.W. Bush Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine
Vice Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine
Director of the Division of Medical Genetics
Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program
Director of the John Ritter Research Program
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
McGovern Medical School


Myeloid Cells and Endogenous Retroviral Elements in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Marlene Rabinovitch, MD
Dwight and Vera Dunlevie Professor in Pediatric Cardiology
Stanford University



Cell Therapy: Clinical Evidence and Scientific Advances

Buddhadeb Dawn, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Internal Medicine and Chief
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Nevada
Las Vegas School of Medicine



Crucial Applications of Single Cell Gene Expression and Immune Profiling for Infectious Disease Research

Brian R. Fritz, PhD
Associate Director
Strategic Market Development & Programs
Immunology Segment Marketing
10x Genomics


Epigenetic Mechanisms in Heart Failure

Gianluigi Condorelli, MD, PhD
Professor of Cardiology and Director
Post-Graduate School of Cardiology
Humanitas University and Head
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
Humanitas Research Hospital


Part I: Targeting Inflammation in Hypertension

Part II: Why Publish in Cardiovascular Research - Basic and Translational Journal of the ESC

Tomasz J. Guzik, MD, PhD
Regius Professor of Physiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
Institute of Cardiovascular & Medical Sciences
BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
University of Glasgow


Signalosomes and Pathological Cardiac Remodeling

Michael Kapiloff, MD, PhD
Associate Professor (Research) of Ophthalmology and, by courtesy, of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Stanford University



Immune Checkpoints in Large Vessel Vasculitis

Cornelia Weyand, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine (Immunology and Rheumatology)
Stanford University


A Two-Hit Model of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Mark Robert Nicolls, MD
Chief, Division of Pulmonary
Allergy & Critical Care Medicine and Endowed Chair
Stanford Professor of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Stanford University


Battle of the Weight Loss Diets: Is Anyone Winning (at Losing)?

Christopher Gardner, PhD
Rehnborg Farquhar Professor
Stanford Prevention Research Center
Stanford University


Inside the American Heart Association’s Research Enterprise: Grant Funding and Other Opportunities

Glenn Dillon, PhD
Director of Research Operations
American Heart Association


Using Patient iPSCs to Generate Safe and Effective Drugs for Heart Disease and Cancer

Mark Mercola, PhD
Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular)
Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Stanford University



iPSCs - Heart and the Gut

Maria I. Kontaridis, PhD
Director of Research
Gordon K. Moe Professor and Chair
Biomedical Research and Translational Medicine
Masonic Medical Research Institute

Associate Professor of Medicine, Part-time
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School



Therapeutic Effects of Apelin Signaling on Cardiovascular Aging

Jayakumar Rajadas, PhD
Assistant Professor (Research) of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Medicine)
Stanford University


Bridging the Translational Divide in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Sharlene M. Day, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania


Mechanisms in Cardiac Maturation and Diseases: Discovery to Therapy

Yibin Wang, PhD
Professor of Molecular Medicine in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Chair of Cardiovascular Theme at UCLA Vice Chair for Research and Director of the Division of Molecular Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine