Yi-mei Du, MD, PhD

Institute of Cardiology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Hubei, China

Dr. Yi-Mei Du is a professor at the Department of Cardiology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology. She received her Ph.D in physiology at Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology and received three and a half years of postdoctoral training at the Department of Physiology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in the US.

Dr. Du focuses solely on research at Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College. Her main research interests include but are not limited to the roles of ion channels in the pathophysiology of cardiovascular diseases. Dr. Du has published more than 70 articles in academic journals, including Circulation-Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, Cell Death and Disease, and Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology.

Terms of Appointment: Jul 2019 – Jun 2021