CPVB COBRE Vision

Effective therapies for blood vessel diseases, based on mechanistic understanding.

CPVB COBRE Mission

This vision will be accomplished through research of a group of outstanding investigators who are using cutting edge tools to understand diseases of the blood vessels.

Strategy

Strengthening and broadening of the CardioPulmonary Vascular Biology (CPVB) COBRE will provide the basis for new scientific collaborations, better understanding of blood vessel diseases, and improved treatments.

Meet the Investigators

Principal/Junior Investigators

Sean Monaghan, MD
jessica-plavicki
Alan Morrison, MD, PhD
Yang Zhou, PhD
Hongwei Yao, PhD

Graduated Investigators

corey-ventetuolo
peng-zhang
Qing-Lu
ruhul-abid

Kudos

2019 Breathing for Life Award to Honor Dr. Sharon Rounds, Foundation Champion and Benefactor

Sharon Rounds, MD, Co-Director of the CardioPulmonary Vascular Biology COBRE, will receive the 2019 Breathing for Life Award —the highest honor given by the Foundation for philanthropy, scientific achievement, and commitment to mentorship. Dr Rounds will receive the award at the 11th Annual ATS Foundation Research Program Benefit, Saturday, May 18 at ATS 2019, Dallas, Texas.

News

Funding Opportunities

CardioPulmonary Vascular Biology Center for Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE)

Anticipated start date is June 1, 2019.
Faculty or senior post-doctoral fellows on the cusp of faculty appointment at a Rhode Island academic institution are eligible to apply.