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Eugene A. Podrez, MD, PhD, is a member of Assistant Staff at Cleveland Clinic, and an Assistant Professor in Cleveland Clinic's Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. From 2001 to 2004, Dr. Podrez acted as Project Scientist in the Department of Cell Biology at Cleveland Clinic's Lerner Research Institute. He served as Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Associate from 1999 to 2001.
Dr. Podrez received his MD degree in 1982 from Moscow Medical University, Russia, and his PhD in cardiology in 1989 from the National Cardiology Research Center, Moscow. As a postgraduate student, he received additional training in cell biology and biochemistry at the National Cardiology Research Center, Moscow, from 1982 to 1984. He served as Junior Research Scientist, Research Scientist and then Senior Research Scientist at that institution from 1984 to 1994.
Awards & Honors
Robert C. Tarazi Fellowship Award for cardiovascular research, Cleveland Clinic, 1999
“Pathophysiological Activities of Oxidized Phospholipids,” NIH/NHLBI Grant RO1HL077213-01 A1, E.A. Podrez, Principle Investigator ($1,000,000/5-year direct costs), 2005-2010
“Molecular Basis of Oxidative Modification of LDL,” NIH /NHLBI Grant 5R01HL053315-07, E.A. Podrez, Co-Investigator (total direct costs - $1,500,000/5-year; 500,000/5-year direct costs to E.A.Podrez), 2005-2010
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