The 22 faculty mentors are a critical component of the CVIS program, with a balance of MD and PhD mentors across the core collaborative departments. They are grant-funded faculty engaged in a broad range of cardiovascular imaging research with experience training successful young investigators.

Francis Blankenberg, MD (Radiology, MIPS, Pediatrics)
Kim Butts Pauly, PhD (Radiology, Bioengineering)
Jennifer Cochran, PhD, ( Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering)
Christopher Contag, PhD (Pediatrics, Microbiology & Immunology, MIPS, Radiology)
Audrey Ellerbee, PhD (Electrical Engineering)
Rebecca Fahrig, PhD (Radiology)
Dominik Fleischmann, MD, ( Radiology)
Sanjiv Sam Gambhir, MD, PhD (Radiology, MIPS, Bioengineering)
Paul Heidenreich, MD (Cardiovascular Medicine, Health Research and Policy)
Robert Herfkens, MD (Radiology)
Butrus Khuri-Yakub , PhD (Electrical Engineering)
Craig Levin, PhD, (Radiology, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Bioengineering)
David Liang, MD, PhD (Cardiovascular Medicine, Electrical Engineering)
Michael McConnell, MD, MSEE (Cardiovascular Medicine, Electrical Engineering, MIPS, Molecular & Cellular Physiology)
Dwight Nishimura, PhD (Electrical Engineering)
John Pauly, PhD (Electrical Engineering)
Norbert Pelc, PhD (Radiology, Bioengineering)
Shreyas Vasanawala, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Radiology
Joseph Wu, MD, PhD (Cardiovascular Medicine, Radiology, MIPS)
Lei Xing, PhD (Radiation Physics, MIPS)
Phillip Yang, MD (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Greg Zaharchuk, MD, PhD (Radiology)

Internal Advisory Board

Hannah Valantine , MD, MBBS (Chair), Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Leadership
Russ Altman, MD, PhD Professor, Department of Bioengineering
John Cooke, MD, PhD Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Associate Director for Education and Training of the Cardiovascular Institute
Daria Mochly-Rosen, PhD Professor of Chemical and Systems Biology and Senior Associate Dean for Research and Training
Richard Popp, MD Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine (Emeritus) and Director of Ethics and Policy, Stanford Biodesign Program
Paul Yock, MD Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Director, Stanford Biodesign Program



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