Leadership Roles

  1. Chair, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Minnesota

Location

  1. Minnesota

Education

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

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

See my publications

Research

See a description of research activities.