Xiaoxu Zhou, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division

Xiaoxu Zhou

Contact Info

Administrative Assistant Name
Jessica Kennedy

Administrative Phone
612-624-8970

Administrative Email
kennedy7@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612.626.4411

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division


MD, Harbin Medical University, China

PhD, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China

Summary

Prior to my position with the U of MN, I served as an instructor of medicine (research) at Rhode Island Hospital, Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Also, I completed my postdoctoral fellow training at Department of Medicine in Rhode Island Hospital. I got my PhD degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China in 2008. Before I came to the US, I worked as a cardiologist at the First Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, China. In 2008, I obtained my certification of Chinese Medical Board. In addition, I got my MD degree from Harbin Medical University, China in 2001.

Professional Associations

  • American Heart Association

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Mechanisms of atrial fibrillation
  • Treatment of atrial fibrillation
  • Biomarker for diagnosing diastolic dysfunction

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

Internal medicine; Pathology; Physiology

Clinical

Clinical Interests

Arrhythmia; Hypertension; Coronary heart disease