Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Krishnamurthy completed his Bachelors in Veterinary Medicine from Bangalore Veterinary College and earned his Ph.D. in Veterinary Pathology from the Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India. He held faculty appointments at the Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois and Houston Methodist Research Institute before joining UAB. Dr.Krishnamurthy directs a research program focusing on understanding mechanisms of cardiovascular diseases and developing novel therapeutic strategies to promote cardiac regeneration and repair. Dr. Krishnamurthy’s laboratory is supported through funds from National Institutes of Health (NIH-R01) and American Heart Association (GIA and Postdoctoral).
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy Level Degree in Veterinary Pathology Residency Program, Indian Veterinary Research Institute 2003
  • Master of Science in Veterinary Pathology Residency Program, Indian Veterinary Research Institute 2000
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Veterinary Medicine, University of Agricultural Sciences/Bangalore 1998
  • Full Name

  • Prasanna Krishnamurthy