A sample of potential research mentors from a campus-wide pool for the UC San Diego FOCUS program are found in the table and links below.
For a comprehensive list of faculty and specific research, please visit the following departments directly:
Also, please visit the IRACDA website for additional mentor choices: http://iracda.ucsd.edu/Research_Mentors.html
Note that the pool of mentors is always increasing and if you are a mentor interested in being a part of the FOCUS program, please apply here.
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Trejo, JoAnn, Ph.D.||Pharmacology||Signaling vascular biology|
|Ross, Robert, M.D.||Medicine||Cell-matrix and cell-cell adhesion in the adult and developing myocardium|
|Brown, Joan Heller, Ph.D.||Pharmacology||G Protein signaling in heart failure inflammation and cancer|
|Chen, Ju, Ph.D.||Medicine||Molecular basis of cardiac disease|
|Chi, Neil, M.D. / Ph.D.||Medicine||Molecular mechanisms of cardiovascular diseases and the development.|
|Engler, Adam, Ph.D.||Bioengineering||Stem Cells in Cardiovascular Disease|
|Evans, Sylvia, Ph.D.||Pharmacy||Heart development and regeneration|
|Glass, Chris, M.D. / Ph.D.||Cellular and Molecular Medicine||Transcription factors and co-regulators in function and differentiation of macrophages|
|Gustafsson, Asa, Ph.D.||Pharmacy||Mitochondria and Heart Failure|
|McCulloch, Andrew, Ph.D.||Bioengineering||Structure of cardiac muscle; electrical and mechanical function of the heart|
|Omens, Jeffrey, Ph.D.||Medicine||Cardiac mechanics, mechanobiology and computational modeling of heart disease|
|Patel, Hemal, Ph.D.||Anesthesiology||The role of caveolae and caveolins|
|Roth, David, M.D. / Ph.D.||Anesthesiology||Cell survival and growth in ischemia and reperfusion injury, heart failure, and aging|
|Sheikh, Farah, Ph.D.||Medicine||Biomechanical stress responses in cardiac muscle and genetic-based cardiac disease|
|Shyy, John, Ph.D.||Medicine||Hemodynamics and Inflammation in vascular disease|
|Villarreal, Francisco, M.D. / Ph.D.||Medicine||Cardioprotection|
|Yelon, Deborah, Ph.D.||Biology||Molecular mechanisms of cardiac development to provide insight to etiologies and treatment of congenital heart diseases.|