Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB) Early Career Committee Members

The ATVB Council has established an Early Career Committee to foster the development of trainees and early career professionals in the field of arteriosclerosis, thrombosis and vascular biology, including research scientists and clinicians. Our goal is to promote and encourage trainees and early career individuals to participate in council activities and to provide information to those members of our council.


Rob C. Bauer, PhD

Robert C. Bauer, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Columbia University
Twitter: @RobertCBauer

Vice Chair

Mireille Ouimet, PhD

Mireille Ouimet, PhD
Associate Professor &
Canada Research Chair in Cardiovascular Biology
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Twitter: @MireilleOuimet  

Immediate Past Chair

Cindy St. Hilaire, PhD

Cindy St. Hilaire, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Departments of Medicine and Bioengineering,
Vascular Medicine Institute
University of Pittsburgh
Twitter: @sthilairelab


Redouane Aherrahrou, PhD

Redouane Aherrahrou, PhD
Junior Group Leader
Institute for Cardiogenetics, University of Luebeck, Germany
A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, the University of Eastern Finland
Kuopio, Finland

Mabruka Alfaidi | LSU Health Sciences Center

Mabruka Alfaidi, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine
LSU health Science Center-Shreveport
Twitter: @MaAlfaidi

Jaume Amengual, PhD

Jaume Amengual, PhD
Assistant Professor of Personalized Nutrition
Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Bishaung Cai, PhD

Bishuang Cai, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Twitter: @BishuangC

Anne-Claire Duchez, PhD

Anne-Claire Duchez, PhD
Research scientist, INSERM 1059, French National Blood Establishment
Lyon University, Health Innovation Campus of Saint Etienne
Twitter: @DuchezAnneC

Juyong Brian Kim, MD

Juyong Brian Kim, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
Twitter: @_jbk

Jesse Williams Heashot

Jesse W. Williams, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Integrative Biology & Physiology
University of Minnesota
Twitter: @Lab__Williams

Gregory Payne ,MD, PhD

Gregory Payne MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine
Twitter: @GPayneMDPhD

Casey E. Romanoski, PhD

Casey E. Romanoski, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Cellular & Molecular Medicine
The University of Arizona
Twitter: @UAromLab

Jennifer S. Stancill, PhD

Jennifer S. Stancill, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Medical University of South Carolina
Twitter: @jsstancill