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photo Delphine Gomez, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiology

Principal Investigator, Vascular Medicine Institute


Phone: 412-383-3269

Office: BST 1723
200 Lothrop St
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-383-3269
Administrative Assistant:
Diane Margaria
Phone: 412-383-6030
Education and Training
PhD, University Paris 7, France, 2010
Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Virginia, 2015
Research Interest
control of smooth muscle cell differentiation and lineage memory;
epigenetics/smooth muscle cell plasticity and atherosclerosis;
epigenetic and inflammation in atherosclerosis
Sponsored Research/Activities
Title: Epigenetic Control of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Lineage Memory
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding Agency: American Heart Association-National
Start Year: 2017
End Year: 2019
Notable Achievements
AHA National Scientific Development Grant, 2015
Junior Investigator Award for Women, ATVB Scientific Sessions, 2015
New Investigator Award, Histochemical Society, 2014
Robert M Berne Cardiovascular Research Center Outstanding Postdoctoral Trainee Award, 2013
Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB) Travel Award for Young Investigator, 2012
Young Investigator Award, Bettencourt Schueller Foundation, 2010
AHA Scientific Council Travel Award, 2009
University of Paris Chancellery Award, 2009
French Ministry for High Education and Research Predoctoral Fellowship, 2006