Inside the Department of Comparative Biosciences

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  • Dr. T.M. Valarmathi Joins Department


    Dr. T.M. Valarmathi in front of office

    Dr. T.M. Valarmathi joined the department on January 16 coming from the University of South Carolina Medical School in Columbia, SC.  Dr. Valarmathi is a joint hire of the College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Medicine but will have his academic home in the Department of Comparative Biosciences.  He will be responsible for teaching cardiovascular physiology in the professional curriculum of both schools.  Dr. Valarmathi's research focuses on 3-dimensional cardiac stem cell culture techniques. Welcome Dr. Valarmathi!


    His educational background is as follows:
    1998-2004 Ph.D. – Biotechnology All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S.), New Delhi, INDIA
    1991-1994 M.D. – Pathology
    University of Madras (Postgraduate Institute of Basic Medical Sciences), Madras, INDIA
    1984-1989 M.B.B.S. – Medicine & Surgery
    University of Madras (Kilpauk Medical College), Madras, INDIA
    1981-1984 B.Sc. – Chemistry
    University of Madras (Dowaraka Doss Goverdhan Doss Vaishnav College), Madras, INDIA