Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
 
 
Program Director: Frank W. LoGerfo, M.D.

William V. McDermott Distinguished Professor of Surgery,
Harvard Medical School
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Department: Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Surgery
Research Area: Vascular grafts; intimal hyperplasia

 
Program Director: Leena Pradhan-Nabzdyk, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Department: Surgery, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Research Area: Vascular and Neuropathic complications of diabetes; vascular grafts; intimal hyperplasia

     
Mentors
Faculty Academic Appointment Department/Institution Research Area
Frank W. LoGerfo, M.D. William V. McDermott Distinguished Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery/BIDMC Vascular grafts; intimal hyperplasia
Leena Pradhan-Nabzdyk, Ph.D., M.B.A. Assistant Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery/BIDMC Neuropathy and diabetic complications
Manoj K. Bhasin, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS Director of Bioinformatics, BIDMC Genomics and Proteomics Center Computational Vaccine Design, Functional annotation of proteins, Protein class prediction, gene expression and proteomics analysis
Elliot J. Chaikof M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Surgery, HMS Chair, Department of Surgery, BIDMC Biology of materials and devices in the vascular system
Christiane F. Ferran, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery (and Medicine)/BIDMC Modulation of endothelial cell activation by the anti-apoptic gene A20
Robert Flaumenhaft, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Medicine, HMS Internal Medicine/BIDMC Understanding the molecular basis of platelet granule secretion
Bruce Furie, M.D. Professor of Medicine, HMS Medicine-Hematology and Oncology/BIDMC Hemostasis and Thrombosis
Raul Guzman, M.D. Associate Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery/BIDMC Understanding the process of arterial calcification to lead toward mechanisms to prevent atherogenesis and complicating calcification
James A. Lederer, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery/BWH Effects of trauma and injury on immune response
Steven J. Mentzer M.D. Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery, BWH Regenerative medicine by application of principles of structural biology, adaptive physiology and tissue engineering.
Dennis P. Orgill, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Surgery, HMS Associate Chief of Plastic Surgery/BWH Stimulating complex wounds to heal: use of artificial extracellular matrices for regeneration, the use of biologics, and the effect of mechanical forces on wound healing.
C. Keith Ozaki, M.D. Associate Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery/BWH Cytokine-driven mechanisms of vein graft failure
Mark Puder, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery/BCH Prevention and treatment of parenteral and enteral nutrition induced liver injury
Marc L. Schermerhorn, M.D. Associate Professor of Surgery, HMS Surgery/BIDMC Outcomes of minimally invasive versus open surgical treatment of peripheral vascular disease

BIDMC = Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
BWH = Brigham and Women’s Hospital
HMS = Harvard Medical School
HST = Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology
MIT = Massachusetts Institute of Technology
BCH = Boston ChildrenÕs Hospital