Carlos Fernandez-Hernando

Associate Professor of Comparative Medicine and of Pathology

Biographical Info

Carlos studied Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Universidad Autonoma of Madrid. From 1999 to 2004, he performed his PhD with Prof. Miguel Angel Lasuncion at Hospital Ramon y Cajal (Madrid). He did his postdoctoral training with Prof. William Sessa at Yale University (2005-2009). Then, Carlos started his laboratory in the Department of Medicine at NYU. He is currently an Associate Professor in the Comparative Medicine Department and a Member of the Vascular Biology & Therapeutics Program


Education & Training

Ph.D.
Universidad Autonoma, Madrid, Spain (2003)
Post.Doc
Yale University School of Medicine, Pharmacology (2005 - 2007)

Honors & Recognition

  • Springer Junior Faculty Investigator Award
    North American Vascular Biology Organization (NAVBO) (2011)
  • Kingsley Award in Medical Research
    Yale University School of Medicine (2013)
  • David L. Williams Award
    The Kern Aspen Lipid Conference (2010)
  • Irvine H. Page Young Investigator Award
    American Heart Association (AHA) (2010)

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