Yong-Jian Geng, MD

Texas Heart Institute Positions

  • Director, Heart Failure and Stem Cell Research


  • Medical School:

    Suzhou Medical College, China

  • Residency:

    Qieryau Hospital, Jiangxi, China.

  • Fellowships:

    Institut National de la Sante et la Recherche Medicale (INSERM), Montpellier, France
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical, Boston, MA


  • BD FACS Aria operator
  • Flow cytometer specialist
  • Biochemical pharmaceutical engineer

Honors, Awards and Memberships

  • Fourjay Foundation Cardiovascular Research Award (2001)
  • ARA Award from Parke-Davis/Pfizer Foundation (2000)
  • The First Award from the National Institutes of Health (1997)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Heart Association
  • North American Vascular Biology Organization
  • Scandinavia Atherosclerosis Society
  • Pathophysiology Society of China