Amy R. Caivano

Amy grew up in Spring, TX and received a B.S. in Biology from Baylor University in Waco, TX. Since graduation she has worked in research labs at UT and Baylor and Encysive Pharmaceuticals. In 2008, after Pfizer purchased Encysive, Dr. James T. Willerson recruited her research group to join the department of Molecular Cardiology at THI where she remains today. Show full bio

Amy enjoys traveling to National Parks with her husband where they love to camp and hike. Baking delicious treats is a favorite pastime of her too.

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Texas Heart Institute Positions


  • Non-invasive diagnostic imaging technologies


  • Undergraduate:

    Baylor University