08/2016  Amira Sabry, an undergraduate student in Dr. Junco Warren’s lab, was recently awarded an assistantship from the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) to study the role of Smyd1 in cardiac metabolism. In this project,... Read More
08/2016 Natalia Torres, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. John Bridge’s lab at the Nora Eccles Harrison Cardiovascular Research and Training Institute (CVRTI), was appointed in June 2016 as Senior Chair of the Utah Postdoctoral Association (UPDA... Read More
07/2016 Junco Warren, PhD was awarded the Outstanding Early Career Investigator Award at the AHA Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS) 2016 Scientific Sessions. Her abstract titled “The Histone Methyltransferase Smyd1 is a Novel Transcriptional... Read More
07/2016 Dr. Marty Tristani-Firouzi, MD has been appointed as an Associate Director of CVRTI effective today (July1, 2016).  Marty is a pediatric cardiologist who joined CVRTI in 2004. He is an outstanding physician/scientist, well known and... Read More