Associate Professor of Surgery


Dr. Jun Feng is currently an Associate Professor of Surgery  at Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and at Department of Surgery, Cardiovascular Research Center, Rhode Island Hospital. Dr. Feng is also the director and senior research scientist of Cardiothoracic Surgery Research Laboratory at Rhode Island Hospital. Dr. Feng is a graduate of Xinyang Medical School and Henan Medical University (Zhengzhou University) with special training in cardiovascular surgery. Dr. Feng then received his PhD in Physiology from School of Medicine, University of  Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Dr. Feng serves as Principal Investigator on grants funded by Nationalal Institute of Health, American Heart Association,  Rhode Island Research Foundation,and  other national/ funding resources.  Dr. Feng also serves as  co-investigator on a number of grants funded by the National Institute of Health and other research-funding organizations. His research is focused on vascular/endothelial biology and cardiovascular diseases associated with metabolic syndrome, diabetes, hypertension and related cellular and electrical signaling. The overall goal of his research is to advance understanding of coronary heart diseases, particularly macrovascular and microvascular diseases caused by metabolic syndrome, diabetes, and hypertension; and to develop novel therapeutic strategies to effectively treat patients with metabolic syndrome, diabetes, hypertension and coronary artery diseases.

Dr. Feng has published  more than 140 peer-review/editorial articles/book chapters and 160 abstracts as correspondent  authors, first authors and co-authors. He has served as an editorial member, editorial commentator and peer reviewer for a number of scientific journals in cardiovascular research and medicine. He has  served as mentors and advisor for  a number of postdoctoral fellows, medical students and undergraduate students.

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