Stanley L. Hazen, MD, PhD

Chair

Location:NC1-127
hazens@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9763
Fax: (216) 444-9404
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Judith Schiciano, MBA, ARM

Department Administrator

Location:NC1-129
schicij@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8710
Fax: (216) 444-9404
 





Jonathan Mark Brown
Jonathan Mark Brown
Assistant Staff
brownm5@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8340

Profile keywords:
lipid metabolism; lipoprotein metabolism; atherosclerosis; obesity; diabetes; reverse cholesterol transport; triacylglycerol; nutrition

Martha K. Cathcart
Martha K. Cathcart
Emeritus Staff

Profile keywords:
inflammation; atherosclerosis; glioblastoma; innate immunity; human monocyte/macrophages; lipoxygenase; chemotaxis; superoxide anion; signal transduction; gene expression

Paul E. DiCorleto
Paul E. DiCorleto
Consultant Staff
dicorlp@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-5849

Profile keywords:
endothelial cell biology; atherosclerosis; tnf signaling; angiogenesis; hoxa9; prmt5; mkp-1; egr-1

Joseph A. DiDonato
Joseph A. DiDonato
Staff Scientist
didonaj@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-2174

Profile keywords:
coming soon.

Donna M. Driscoll
Donna M. Driscoll
Staff
driscod@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9758

Profile keywords:
rna biology; mrna translational control; nutritional regulation of gene expression; selenium

Thomas  Egelhoff
Thomas Egelhoff
Consultant Staff
egelhot@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9912

Profile keywords:
myosin; cytoskeleton; wound healing; metastasis; cell migration

Paul L Fox
Paul L Fox
Staff
foxp@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8053

Profile keywords:
angiogenesis; atherosclerosis; cell migration; endothelial cells; iron metabolism; macrophages; translational control  

Stanley L. Hazen
Stanley L. Hazen
Chairman
hazens@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9763

Profile keywords:
inflammation; atherosclerosis; asthma; myeloperoxidase; cardiovascular diseases; hdl; peroxidases; airway remodeling; intestinal microbiota; gut flora; cardiometabolic disease

Christopher  Hine
Christopher Hine
Assistant Staff
hinec@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-7735

Profile keywords:
dietary restriction; aging; lifespan extension; stress resistance; exercise; hydrogen sulfide(h2s)production and metabolism; sulfur amino acid metabolism; endocrine signaling and longevity

Elaine  Husni
Elaine Husni
Staff (Primary Appointment in Rheumatic & Immunologic Disease)
husnie@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-1853

Profile keywords:
coming soon.

Donald W. Jacobsen
Donald W. Jacobsen
Emeritus Staff

Profile keywords:
one-carbon metabolism; methionine cycle; transsulfuration; micronutrients; vitamin b12 (cobalamins); folates; homocysteine; homocystinuria; hyperhomocysteinemia; diagnosis of cobalamin deficiency; atherogenesis; endothelial cell dysfunction; alcoholic liver disease; biomarkers of one-carbon metabolism.

Justin  Lathia
Justin Lathia
Assistant Staff
lathiaj@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-7475

Profile keywords:
cancer stem cells; brain tumors; cell to cell communication; in vivo imaging

Byron  Lee
Byron Lee
Joint Staff
leeb4@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-7515

Profile keywords:
bladder cancer; upper tract urothelial cancer; epigenetics; chromatin; histones; methylation; drug response; drug resistance; urology

Veronique  Lefebvre
Veronique Lefebvre
Staff
lefebvv@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-0762

Profile keywords:
molecular control of cell fate from stemness to differentiated skeletal and neuronal cell types; sox transcription factors; skeletal malformation and degeneration diseases; intellectual disability and autism spectrum disorders; mouse genetic models; human pluripotent stem cell differentiation models in vitro

Michelle S. Longworth
Michelle S. Longworth
Assistant Staff
longwom@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8082

Profile keywords:
condensins; cap-d3; genome organization; transcription; genome stability; enteric infection; inflammatory bowel disease; innate immune response

Donal S. Luse
Donal S. Luse
Staff
lused@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-7688

Profile keywords:
rna synthesis; rna polymerase; promoter; general transcription factors; gene expression; gene regulation; chromatin structure and gene regulation

Keith  McCrae
Keith McCrae
Joint Staff
mccraek@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-8185

Profile keywords:
endothelial cell; thrombosis; angiogenesis; microparticle; vascular; platelet; kininogen;

Thomas M. McIntyre
Thomas M. McIntyre
Staff
mcintyt@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-1048

Profile keywords:
lipid mediators; inflammatory signaling; platelet biology; biochemistry; acute kidney injury

Richard E. Morton
Richard E. Morton
Staff
mortonr@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-5850

Profile keywords:
cholesteryl ester transfer protein; lipid transfer inhibitor protein; apolipoprotein f; reverse cholesterol transport; ldl; hdl; lipid transport; triglyceride; lipid droplets; fat storage

Richard A. Padgett
Richard A. Padgett
Staff
padgetr@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-2692

Profile keywords:
transcription; rna processing; rna splicing; splicing factors; relation to cancer and developmental diseases; gene structure and function; genomics; evolution of genomes; rna biochemistry

Ofer  Reizes
Ofer Reizes
Staff, Director Research Core Services
reizeso@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-0880

Profile keywords:
obesity; breast cancer; leptin; cancer stem cell; nanog; syndecan; hypothalamus; proteoglycan

Jonathan D. Smith
Jonathan D. Smith
Staff
smithj4@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-2248

Profile keywords:
atherosclerosis; hdl metabolism; atrial fibrillation; genetics; genomics; eqtl; gene expression; reverse cholesterol transport; dysfunctional hdl; rnaseq; allelic expression imbalance; abca1; mouse models; zinc finger nuclease

Wai Hong Wilson Tang
Wai Hong Wilson Tang
Joint Staff
tangw@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-2121

Profile keywords:
heart failure; cardiomyopathy; nitrative stress; metabolomics; cardio-renal syndrome.

Oliver  Wessely
Oliver Wessely
Associate Staff
wesselo@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-3050

Profile keywords:
kidney development; polycystic kidney disease; mirna; posttranslational regulation; pronephros; xenopus