Jeffrey Holmes

Courses Taught

Profile

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering Cardiac mechanics, biomechanical properties of cardiac tissue, structure-function relations and mechano-signal transduction of cardiac cells. 1986-1989 Undergraduate Research, Biomedical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins Univ. (Dr. William Hunter) Global and local deformation in isolated canine left ventricles 1990-1991 Graduate Student, Bioengineering, University of California San Diego (Dr. Y.C. Fung) Effects of hypertension on pulmonary artery residual stress 1991-1994 Graduate Student, Bioengineering, University of California San Diego (Dr. James Covell) Left ventricular papillary muscle structure and mechanics 1991-1995 Graduate Student, Bioengineering, University of California San Diego (Dr. Andrew McCulloch) Remodeling, deformation, and tissue structure in healing porcine myocardial infarcts 1995-1996 Postdoctoral Fellow, Cardiology, University of Freiburg, Germany (Dr. Gerd Hasenfuss) Energetics of failing human myocardium 1998-1999 Postdoctoral Fellow, Developmental Biology and Anatomy, Univ. of South Carolina (Dr. Tom Borg) Regulation of cardiac fibroblast function by mechanical stress

Education

The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland B.S. 1989 Biomedical Engineering University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California Ph.D. 1995 Bioengineering University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany 1995-1996 Postdoctoral Fellowship University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California M.D. 1998 Medicine University of South Carolina 1998-1999 Postdoctoral Fellowship

Contact Information

jh553@columbia.edu

http://www.seas.columbia.edu:80/~bme/holmes.html

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