Leadership Roles

  1. Chair, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Minnesota

Location

  1. Minnesota

Departments

  1. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Education

  1. MD University Centro Occidental Lisandro Alvarado
  2. Resident University Hospital, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
  3. Graduate Fellowship Inter-American Bank of Development and Venezuelan National Council of Research, Science and Technology
  4. PhD Pharmacology, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. MSci - Physiology and Biophysics Venezuelan National Institute for Research
  6. PhD - Pharmacology Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  7. Post-doctoral Fellowship Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. Internship Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  9. Resident Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  10. Clinician Investigator Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  11. Clinician Investigator Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine

Academic rank

  1. Associate Professor of Medicine
  2. Associate Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Interests

  • Cardiovascular rehabilitation
  • Sports medicine
  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Regenerative medicine and stem cell-based cardiac repair
  • Nuclear transport
  • Intracellular calcium homeostasis
  • Neuromuscular diseases: muscular dystrophies

Publications

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Research

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