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Welcome, Dr. Yvette Yien!

The Vascular Medicine Institute and Section of Benign Hematology are pleased to announce the addition of Yvette Yien, PhD, to our research community starting August 1, 2021.

Dr. Adam Straub Awarded New R01

Congratulations to Dr. Adam Straub who, with former VMI colleague Dr. Eric Kelley, was recently awarded a new NHLBI R01 titled, “Role of Xanthine Oxidase in Heme-induced Vascular Dysfunction.”

Welcome to Pitt, Dr. Mohamed Trebak and Dr. Nadine Hempel!

We are pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Mohamed Trebak to our research community. Joining us from Penn State University, Dr. Trebak will move his laboratory to the University of Pittsburgh starting July 1, 2021.

Celebrating VMI Women in Science

On International Women’s Day, and every day, we recognize the exceptional women faculty and staff of the VMI. In a particularly challenging year, our women leaders, researchers, trainees, and admins have overcome significant obstacles to do the work we value here.

Benign Hematology and Transfusion Medicine

Metabolism and Mitochondrial Medicine

Vascular Biology

PH and Pulmonary Vascular Biology

Upcoming Research Seminars

Our regular weekly Research Seminar Series is on hiatus for the summer, and will resume again in September.
Please see our calendar and the Pitt calendar for more VMI events.

What’s Happening in the VMI

Welcome, Dr. Yvette Yien!

Welcome, Dr. Yvette Yien!

The Vascular Medicine Institute and Section of Benign Hematology are pleased to announce the addition of Yvette Yien, PhD, to our research community starting August 1, 2021.

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Dr. Adam Straub Awarded New R01

Dr. Adam Straub Awarded New R01

Congratulations to Dr. Adam Straub who, with former VMI colleague Dr. Eric Kelley, was recently awarded a new NHLBI R01 titled, “Role of Xanthine Oxidase in Heme-induced Vascular Dysfunction.”

read more
Celebrating VMI Women in Science

Celebrating VMI Women in Science

On International Women’s Day, and every day, we recognize the exceptional women faculty and staff of the VMI. In a particularly challenging year, our women leaders, researchers, trainees, and admins have overcome significant obstacles to do the work we value here.

read more

Welcome to the VMI, Dr. Haodi Wu!

We are pleased to announce that Haodi Wu, PhD, will join the VMI with a primary appointment in HVI-Cardiology as an Assistant Professor in the tenure stream on October 1, 2020. Dr. Wu earned his BS from China Agriculture University and a PhD in Physiology from Peking...

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