Department of Surgery

Program Mentors

Master
Content
Faculty Mentors in the Research Training Program

Faculty

Primary Department

BCM Division(s)

Secondary Department(s)*

Dr. William Cohn

Surgery

Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Circulatory Support

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

Dr. Mary Dickinson

Molecular Physiology & Bioengineering (Rice)

 

Bioengineering (Rice)

Dr. Jane Grande-Allen

Bioengineering (Rice)

 

 

Dr. Panos Kougias

Surgery

Vascular & Endovascular Therapy

 

Dr. Scott LeMaire

Surgery

Cardiothoracic

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics; Texas Heart Institute

Dr. James Martin

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

 

Texas Heart Institute

Dr. Aanand Naik

Medicine

Health Services Research; Geriatrics

 

Dr. Bijan Najafi

Surgery

Vascular & Endovascular Therapy; Surgical Research

 

Dr. Vijay Nambi

Medicine

Atherosclerosis & Vascular Medicine

 

Dr. Laura Petersen

Medicine

Health Services Research

 

Dr. Xinchun Pi

Medicine

Atherosclerosis & Vascular Medicine

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics; Molecular & Cellular Biology

Dr. Todd Rosengart

Surgery

Cardiothoracic; Surgical Research

 

Dr. Daryl Scott

Molecular & Human Genetics

 

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

Dr. Ying Shen

Surgery

Surgical Research; Cardiothoracic

Texas Heart Institute

Dr. Hardeep Singh

Medicine

Health Services Research

 

Dr. Barbara Trautner

Medicine; Surgery

Infectious Diseases; Health Services Research; Surgical Research

Molecular Virology & Microbiology

Dr. Salim Virani

Medicine

Atherosclerosis & Vascular Medicine

 

Dr. Xander Wehrens

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

 

Medicine (Cardiology); Pediatrics