Jun Feng Associate Professor of Surgery (Research)

Dr. Jun Feng is currently an Associate Professor of Surgery (Research) 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 research Scientist of Cardiothoracic Surgery Research Laboratory at Rhode Island Hospital. Dr. Feng is a graduate of Xinyang Medical School and Henan Medical University with special training in cardiovascular surgery. Dr. Feng then received his PhD in Physiology from Falcuty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Dr. Feng serves as Principal Investigator on grants funded by Nationalal Institute of Health (2 active R01s and 2-NIH-COBRE-pilot projects), American Heart Association (Grant-In-Aid, active), and Rhode Island Foundation.  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 focuses on endothelial biology and cardiovascular diseases associated with metabolic syndrome, diabetes and related cellular and electrical signaling. The overall goal of his research is to advance understanding of coronary artery 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 120 peer-review/editorial articles/book chapters and 140 abstracts as correspending 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.

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