Stanley L. Hazen, MD, PhD
Chair

Location:NC1-127
hazens@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9763
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

Judith Schiciano, MBA, ARM
Department Administrator

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



Jonathan Mark Brown, PhD

Assistant Staff

Location:NN1-27
brownm5@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8340
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

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


Martha K. Cathcart, PhD

Emeritus Staff

Location:-
cathcam@ccf.org
web site

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


Paul E. DiCorleto, PhD

Consultant Staff

Location:NB2-52
dicorlp@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-5849
Fax: (216) 444-3279
web site

Profile keywords:
endothelial cell biology; atherosclerosis; TNF signaling; angiogenesis; HOXA9; PRMT5; MKP-1; EGR-1


Joseph A. DiDonato, PhD

Staff Scientist

Location:NE1-223
didonaj@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-2174
Fax: (216) 636-0396

Profile keywords:


Donna M. Driscoll, PhD

Staff

Location:NC1-106
driscod@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9758
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

Profile keywords:
RNA biology; mRNA translational control; nutritional regulation of gene expression; selenium


Thomas Egelhoff, PhD

Staff

Location:NC1-144
egelhot@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9912
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

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


Paul L Fox, PhD

Staff

Location:NC1-103
foxp@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8053
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

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


Stanley L. Hazen, MD, PhD

Chairman

Location:NC1-127
hazens@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9763
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

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


Elaine Husni, MD

Staff (Primary Appointment in Rheumatic & Immunologic Disease)

Location:-
husnie@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-1853

Profile keywords:


Donald W. Jacobsen, PhD

Emeritus Staff

Location:-
jacobsd@ccf.org
web site

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.


Andrea N. Ladd, PhD

Associate Staff

Location:NC1-136
ladda@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-3870
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

Profile keywords:
Alternative splicing; RNA; CELF; MBNL; heart; development; cardiac morphogenesis; chicken; mouse


Justin Lathia, PhD

Assistant Staff

Location:NN1-25a
lathiaj@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-7475
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

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


Veronique Lefebvre, PhD

Staff

Location:NC1-146
lefebvv@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-0762
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

Profile keywords:
Skeleton biology; congenital skeletal malformations; osteoarthritis; osteoporosis; skeletal stem cells; chondrocytes; osteoblasts; control of cell lineage determination and cell type differentiation; transcriptional and epigenetic regulation; SOX transcription factors.


Michelle S. Longworth, PhD

Assistant Staff

Location:NE2-310
longwom@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8082
Fax: (216) 445-0512
web site

Profile keywords:
Condensins; CAP-D3; genome organization; transcription; genome stability; enteric infection; inflammatory bowel disease; innate immune response


Donal S. Luse, PhD

Staff

Location:NE2-202
lused@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-7688
Fax: (216) 444-0512
web site

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


Keith McCrae, MD

Joint Staff

Location:NC1-117
mccraek@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-8185
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

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


Thomas M. McIntyre, PhD

Staff

Location:NE1-238
mcintyt@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-1048
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

Profile keywords:
Lipid Mediators; Inflammatory Signaling; Platelet Biology; Biochemistry; Acute Kidney Injury


Richard E. Morton, PhD

Staff

Location:NB2-68
mortonr@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-5850
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

Profile keywords:
cholesteryl ester transfer protein; lipid transfer inhibitor protein; apolipoprotein F; reverse cholesterol transport; LDL; HDL; lipid transport; triglyceride; lipid droplets; fat storage


Noa Noy, PhD

Staff

Location:NC1-139
noyn@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8423
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

Profile keywords:
Nuclear hormone receptors; intracellular lipid-binding proteins; retinoids; vitamin A in cell signalling; adipose tissue biology; cancer


Richard A. Padgett, PhD

Staff

Location:NE2-305
padgetr@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-2692
Fax: (216) 444-0512
web site

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, PhD

Staff, Director Research Core Services

Location:NC1-142
reizeso@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-0880
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

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


Jonathan D. Smith, PhD

Staff
Geoffrey Gund Endowed Chair for Cardiovascular Research

Location:NN1-26A
smithj4@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-2248
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

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, MD

Joint Staff

Location:NE6-204
tangw@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-2121
Fax: (216) 445-6165
web site

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


Oliver Wessely, PhD

Associate Staff

Location:NC1-110
wesselo@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-3050
Fax: (216) 444-9404
web site

Profile keywords:
Kidney Development; Polycystic Kidney Disease; miRNA; Posttranslational Regulation; Pronephros; Xenopus