Xander Wehrens Lab

Wehrens Lab Student Information

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Dr. Wehrens

Xander Wehrens, M.D., Ph.D. is a professor of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Medicine (in Cardiology), Neuroscience, Pediatrics (in Cardiology), and Space Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine.

Since 2009, Dr. Wehrens has served as a co-director of the Medical Scientist Training Program at Baylor. Our MSTP program is in its 42nd year of continuous funding from the NIH and has trained over 250 physician-scientist.

Dr. Wehrens has trained over 90 undergraduate and graduate students, clinical and research fellows in his laboratory. Dr. Wehrens accepts trainees from the programs listed below. 

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Clinical Fellows and Junior Faculty

Graduate Students Enrolled in the Following Programs

Postbaccalaureate Students

Undergraduate Students

Graduate School Teaching

Dr. Wehrens serves as course director of the following courses:

  • Term 3 – Cardiovascular Diseases (GS-DD-6210)
  • Term 4 – Advanced Topics in Cardiac Pathophysiology (GS-DD-6401)
  • Term 5 – Advanced Topics in Vascular Pathophysiology (GS-DD-6402)