Douglas L. Mann, MD

Tobias and Hortense Lewin Professor of Medicine

Washington University in St. Louis (WU)

The major focus of Dr. Mann’s laboratory research has been to define the basic cellular and molecular mechanism(s) that are responsible for disease progression in the failing heart. His research efforts have focused on translating novel findings obtained in the basic research laboratory into multicenter clinical trials. Dr. Mann’s current basic research efforts have centered on the role of innate immunity in the heart with respect to regulating cardiac structure and function.