Joey Barnett

  • Vanderbilt University

    Barnett honored by AHA for minority student advocacy

    Joey Barnett, Ph.D., professor of Pharmacology at Vanderbilt and director of the Office of Medical Student Research, has received the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Louis B. Russell Jr. Memorial Award for his efforts as an advocate for the career advancement of minority students and trainees in cardiovascular science, and for increased representation of underserved communities among the AHA volunteer base. Read More

    Jun. 29, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Barnett named co-chair of VUSM Admissions Committee

    Joey Barnett, Ph.D., has been named co-chair of the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Admissions Committee, effective July 1. Read More

    Apr. 27, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Emerging Scholar

    Rene Raphemot, Ph.D., a National Institutes of Health postdoctoral fellow at Duke University, delivered the inaugural Discovery Science Emerging Scholars Lecture at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine last week. Read More

    Mar. 23, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Ten Vanderbilt faculty members elected AAAS fellows

    Ten members of Vanderbilt University’s faculty have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Read More

    Nov. 23, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    Search committee seeks nominees for dean of the Graduate School

    A committee comprising faculty and graduate students will conduct the search for the next dean of the Graduate School. Read More

    Sep. 10, 2015

  • VUMC Academic Enterprise Faculty Award winners announced

    VUMC Academic Enterprise Faculty Award winners announced

    The 2015 Vanderbilt University Medical Center Academic Enterprise Faculty Awards, which were presented during the May 19 Spring Faculty meeting, included awards for Excellence in Teaching and Outstanding Contributions to Research. Read More

    May. 26, 2015

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    Baby hearts need rhythm to develop correctly

    The mechanical forces generated by the rhythmic expansion and contraction of cardiac muscle cells play an active role in the initial stage of heart valve formation. Read More

    Feb. 18, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Barnett to direct Medical Student Research

    Joey Barnett, Ph.D., has been named assistant dean and director of the Office for Medical Student Research. Read More

    Feb. 6, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Profiling heart cells

    A “profile” of the genes and regulatory networks that govern early heart valve development lay the groundwork for generating valves from a patient’s own cells. Read More

    May. 10, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    VU, Lipscomb partner on dual degree program

    A new cooperative program between Vanderbilt University and Lipscomb University’s College of Pharmacy is focusing on the next generation of pharmaceutical researchers. By offering a pathway for students to earn both Pharm.D. and Ph.D. degrees, the program aims to boost the number of pharmacy-trained research scientists. Read More

    Aug. 23, 2012