Name Søren P. Sheikh, Dept. Head, Professor, MD, PhD
Date of Birth 31. May 1959, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Office Address Dept. for Clinical Biochemistry & Pharmacology
Odense University Hospital, University of Southern Denmark
tlph: +45 6541 4468; FAX +45 6541 1911. E-mail: email@example.com
Home address Strandvejen 417A, 2930 Klampenborg, Denmark
MD degree 1985, University of Copenhagen
Training in Internal Medicine 1990 at Rigshospitalet.
Doctoral Thesis 1992, University of Copenhagen: Neuropeptide Y and Peptide YY- major modulators of gastrointestinal blood flow and function
Editorial review: Am. J. Physiol. 24: G701-G715, 1991.
2006, Master Degree (HD) in Business comm., Copenhagen Business School
Specialist certification Clinical Biochemistry 2006
2015 Head of Danish Center for Regenerative Med., Odense Univ. Hospital
2007 Professor in Molecular Cardiology, University of Southern Denmark
2006 Head of Dept. Biochemistry & Pharmacology, Odense Univ. Hospital
2002-2006 Senior Physician Dept. Medicine B, Rigshospitalet
1998-2006 Associate Professor, Head of Lab. for Mol. Card. Rigshospitalet
1996-1998 Visiting Prof., Dept. of Mol. & Cell. Pharm. UCSF, San Francisco
1992-1995 Ass. Professor, Dept of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet
1991 Residency in Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen
1990 Internship, Dept. GI Surgery, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen
1988-1990 Postdoctoral fellowship, Dept. of Physiology & Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
1986-1988 Postgraduate research fellow, University of Copenhagen
Stem cell differentiation and clinical application. Signal transduction of 7 TM receptors & miRNA. Role of DLK1 in adipocyte biology & cardiac disease
Supervisor for 11 Ph.D. students that have completed their thesis, Univ. of Copenhagen and Southern Denmark. Currently supervisor for 3 Ph.D. students at the University of Southern Denmark.
World Journal of Stem Cells, WGJ Press, F1000 Research, Int. Journal of
Stem Cell Res. and Transpl, Int. J. of Diabetol. & Vasc. Dis. Res.
Publications 112 original papers and reviews (all in internat. journals), 2 book chapters
International Prof. Bruce Conklin, MD, PhD, Inst. For Regeneration, UCSF, San Francisco
Collaboration Prof. Ching-Swhun Lin, MD, PhD, Dept. Urology, UCSF, San Francisco, CA
Prof. Junichi Sadoshima, MD, PhD, University of Mass. Newark, NY,USA
2002 3 year 22 mill Dkr. grant from The John and Birthe Meyer Foundation
for establishment for CHARC (Copenhagen Heart Arrhythmia Research Centre)
2005 Participating laboratory in a 24 mill. Dkr. Grant from ‘Grundforskningsfonden
2006 3 year 3,4 mill Dkr. grant from The John and Birthe Meyer Foundation
2010 2,5 mill. Dkr grant from the Danish Medical Research Council
2011 2 year 0,2 mill Dkr. Grant from OUHs Research Counsil
2015 3 year 3.75 mill. Dkr. Grant from OUH’s Res. Counsil for ’Center for Regen. Med.