Heart for Research: Energized by the pursuit, David Merryman and his team look for answers to cardiovascular diseaseNov. 3, 2011, 2:05 PM
Talk to people who know David Merryman best, and one adjective is heard frequently: passionate. Talk to Merryman yourself and it is easy to see why.
Discussing his research, the assistant professor of biomedical engineering seems ready to leap out of his chair at any moment, perhaps to tweak the complex formulas written in grease pencil on the windows of his office overlooking Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Originally published in Vanderbilt Engineering