Paul Janssen was born in Roermond, The Netherlands, in 1968. He received a degree equivalent to an M.S. degree in medical biology in 1994 from Utrecht University, The Netherlands, and a Ph.D. degree in medical physiology from Utrecht University, The Netherlands, in 1997, mostly based on work done at Wake Forest University (1994–1996), NC, USA, and the University of Illinois at Chicago, Ill, USA (1996-1997). He was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Freiburg, Germany (1997-1998), University of Goettingen, Germany (1998–2000), and Johns Hopkins University, Md, USA (2000–2002). Presently, he is an Associate Professor at the Department of Physiology and Cell Biology, The Ohio State University, with an adjunct appointment in internal medicine and cardiology. He was awarded the Bowditch Award by the American Physiological Society in 2010. He is an Editor-in-Chief of Frontiers in Cardiac Muscle Physiology, serves on NIH and AHA study sections, is currently a Secretary-Treasurer of the Cardiovascular System Dynamics Society, and was the President of the Ohio Physiological Society in 2009.
Biography Updated on 3 January 2011