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Department of Surgery

Program Mentors

Master
Content
Faculty Mentors in the Research Training Program

Faculty

Primary Department

BCM Division(s)

Secondary Department(s)*

Willam Cohn, M.D.

Surgery

Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Circulatory Support

TMC Innovation Institute; Bioengineering (Rice); Texas Heart Institute

Mary Dickinson, Ph.D.

Molecular Physiology & Bioengineering (Rice)

 

Bioengineering (Rice)

Jane Grande-Allen, Ph.D.

Bioengineering (Rice)

 

 

Panos Kougias, M.D., MSc

Surgery

Vascular & Endovascular Therapy

 

Scott LeMaire, M.D., CAQ

Surgery

Cardiothoracic

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics; Texas Heart Institute

James Martin, M.D., Ph.D.

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

 

Texas Heart Institute

Aanand Naik, M.D.

Medicine

Health Services Research; Geriatrics

 

Bijan Najafi, Ph.D.

Surgery

Vascular & Endovascular Therapy; Surgical Research

 

Vijay Nambi, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.

Medicine

Atherosclerosis & Vascular Medicine

 

Laura Petersen, M.D., M.P.H.

Medicine

Health Services Research

 

Xinchun Pi, Ph.D.

Medicine

Atherosclerosis & Vascular Medicine

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics; Molecular & Cellular Biology

Todd Rosengart, M.D.

Surgery

Cardiothoracic; Surgical Research

 

Daryl Scott, M.D., Ph.D.

Molecular & Human Genetics

 

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

Ying Shen, M.D., Ph.D.

Surgery

Surgical Research; Cardiothoracic

Texas Heart Institute

Hardeep Singh, M.B.B.S., M.P.H.

Medicine

Health Services Research

 

Barbara Trautner, M.D., Ph.D.

Medicine; Surgery

Infectious Diseases; Health Services Research; Surgical Research

Molecular Virology & Microbiology

Salim Virani, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.

Medicine

Atherosclerosis & Vascular Medicine

 

Xander Wehrens, M.D., Ph.D.

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

 

Medicine (Cardiology); Pediatrics