News & Events
U of M Cardiologist and LHI researcher Kurt Prins, MD, PhD has recently earned two separate young investigator awards.
Butrous Young Investigator Award in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
This award recognizes the best abstract for an investigator who is under the age of 35. Dr. Prins was named winner at the annual Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute Annual meeting. The award comes with a $500 stipend.
LHI Researchers Rita Perlingeiro, Ph.D. and Tania Incitti, Ph.D. have been working on a UMN Medical School study investigating the use of cell replacement therapies to treat muscular dystrophies. Read more about the exciting insights they have discovered >
"Research out of University Minnesota Medical School and published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation Insights uncovers what causes diastolic heart failure and how it can be treated." Read More
Professor Sue Duval, Ph.D. of the Cardiovascular Division and Division of Biostatistics was honored at the Medical School's Wall of Scholarship induction ceremony October 25, 2018. The Wall of Scholarship recognizes faculty authors each time an individual publication reaches 1000 citations. Dr. Duval’s 2018 honor is for her paper, “A nonparametric "trim and fill" method of accounting for publication bias in meta‐analysis,” published in the Journal of the American Statistical Association in 2000. This will be Dr.
Chetan Shenoy, MD, has been named a winner of the ASCI's 2018 Young Physician-Scientist Award. Dr. Shenoy’s was among 117 nominations submitted for the 2018 Award and reviewed by the ASCI Meeting Committee. From these, 35 nominees were selected on the basis of accomplishments to date and the quality of proposed abstracts.
Dr. Shenoy will receive a $500 honorarium at the AAP/ASCI/APSA Joint Meeting, and will present his work at the ASCI's Food & Science Evening on April 21, 2018. He will also be a guest at the ASCI President's Reception and the ASCI Dinner on April 20.
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