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Medicine - Cardiology & Angiology | Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research – incl. option to publish open access (Editorial Board)

Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research

Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research

Editor-in-Chief: Jennifer L. Hall

ISSN: 1937-5387 (print version)
ISSN: 1937-5395 (electronic version)

Journal no. 12265

Jennifer L. Hall, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Managing Editor
Kendra Bartels, University of San Diego, California

Associate Editors
Emanuele Barbato, Cardiovascular Center, Aalst, Belgium
Paul Barton, Imperial College, London
Jozef Bartunek, OLV Hospital, Belgium
Daniel P. Judge, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Enrique Lara-Pezzi, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares, Madrid, Spain
Craig Stolen, Boston Scientific, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Angela Taylor, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Senior Consulting Editors
Lorrie Kirshenbaum, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA
Andre Terzic, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Sir Magdi Yacoub, Imperial College, London

Consulting Editors
Anthony DeMaria, University of California, San Diego, California
Spencer B. King, III, St. Joseph's Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia
Jagat Narula, Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York
Christopher O'Connor, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

Founding Editor-in-Chief
Nabil Dib, University of California-San Diego, San Diego, California

Editorial Board
Keith Aaronson, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Junichi Abe, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
Angelo Auricchio, Fondazione Cardiocentro Ticino, Lugano, Switzerland
Federico M. Asch, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
Robert Bache, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Carole Banka, University of California, San Diego, California
Ana Barac, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Ivan Berkowitz, International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences, Winnipeg, Canada
Joseph P. Carrozza, Jr, Tufts University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts
Jay Cohn, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Gaetano M. DeFerrari, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Daniel Garry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Bernard Gersh, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Sally Huber, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
Weihua Guan, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Ranjit John, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Elizabeth Kaufman, MetroHealth, Cleveland, Ohio
Mitchell Krucoff, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
Josef Lazar, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Charles Lowenstein, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
Heather M. MacLeod, Informed Medical Decisions, Elmhurst, IL
Cindy Martin, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Leslie W. Miller, Tampa, Florida
Christopher M. Mullin, NAMSA
John Nanas, University of Athens School of Medicine, Greece
Rama Natarajan, City of Hope, Los Angeles, California
Miodrag Ostojic, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Nicholas S. Peters, Imperial College, London, England
Frits Prinzen, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Corrado Poggesi, University of Florence, Italy
Raj K. Puri, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Rockville, Maryland
Steve Rich, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
Robert Roberts, Ottawa, Canada
Junichi Sadoshima, New Jersey Medical School, New Jersey
Robert Simari, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Pawan Singal, St Boniface Hospital, Manitoba, Canada
Dinender K. Singla, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida
Doris A. Taylor, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX
Jay Traverse, Minneapolis Heart Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Hung-Fat Tse, The University of Hong Kong
Roger Winkle, Palo Alto, California
Andreas M. Zeiher, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
Wojciech Zareba, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
Chunxiang  Zhang, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois

Meet the Editors  

Meet the Editors


Jennifer Hall
Director, Cardiovascular Translational Genomics
Associate Professor of Medicine
Lillehei Heart Institute,
Department of Medicine University of Minnesota
Visiting Professor, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard


Bartels, Kendra, Author
Managing Editor
Editorial Manager, Article Submissions
Research Coordinator, Department of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
University of California, San Diego


Emanuele Barbato, MD, PhD
Associate Editor
Associate Director, Cardiovascular Center, Aalst, Belgium


Paul Barton
Associate Editor
Genetics Research Manager
NIHR Biomedical Research unit
Royal Brompton Hospital London, UK
Honorary Senior Research Fellow
National Heart and Lung Institute
Imperial College London, UK


Bartunek Jozef
Associate Editor
Associate Director, Cardiovascular Center
Aalst, OLV Hospital, Belgium


Daniel P. Judge, MD
Associate Editor
Associate Professor of Medicine, Director JHU Center for Inherited Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University, Division of Cardiology, Section of Heart Failure/Cardiac Transplantation


Enrique Lara-Pezzi, PhD, FESC
Associate Editor
Cardiovascular Development and Repair Department, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares (CNIC), Madrid, Spain


Craig Stolen
Associate Editor
Principal Scientist
New Markets Innovation
Cardiology, Rhythm, and Vascular Group
Boston Scientific Corporation


Taylor, Angela, Editor
Associate Editor
Director, Diabetes Cardiovascular Center Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology University of Virginia


Lorrie Kirshenbaum
Consulting Editor
Director of Research Development
Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Canada Research Chair in Molecular Cardiology
Professor, Departments of Physiology and Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences
St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre


Terzic, Andre, Author
Senior Consulting Editor
Marriott Family Endowed Professor of Cardiovascular Research Professor of Medicine,
Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics Director, Marriott Heart Disease Research Program Director, NIH Program in "Cardiovasology"
Mayo Clinic Associate Director for Research Co-Director, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine


Yacoub, Magdi, Editor
Senior Consulting Editor
Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Cardiovascular Science Heart Science Centre National Heart and Lung Institute Harefield Hospital



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