AHA Career Development Award for MHI Research Associate Li Wang

June 17, 2018

Li Wang, PhD, Research Associate in the Qian lab at McAllister Heart Institute has received a Career Development Award from AHA with 3 years funding of $231,000 to support her research project “Role of Autophagy in Direct Cardiac Reprogramming.” Read more about Dr. Wang and her research.

Dr. Hugh A. “Chip” McAllister, Jr. MD ’66, passed away

June 16, 2018

It is with great sadness that we share the news that our friend and benefactor, Dr. Hugh A. “Chip” McAllister, Jr. MD ’66, passed away at his home in Houston, Texas this past Friday, June 15. All of us have been and will continue to be inspired by Chip’s vision and passion to build the … Continued

MHI research featured on cover of the Journal of Personalized Medicine

June 5, 2018

“Applicability of Precision Medicine Approaches to Managing Hypertension in Rural Populations,” with Dr. Jonathan Schisler, assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacology and McAllister Heart Institute, leading a multidisciplinary team, has been selected for the cover of the June issue of the Journal of Personalized Medicine. This research examines the applicability of precision medicine to … Continued