Enkhsaikhan Purevjav

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Family name: PUREVJAV Given name: ENKHSAIKHAN Sex: Female Date of birth: 1964 Place of birth: Ulaanbaatar city, Mongolia Nationality: Mongolian Citizenship: USA Present address: 4740 Colonial Green Place Memphis, TN 38117 Present position: Associate Professor of Pediatrics Tel: 901-448-1117 (work) 832-455-8567 (home) Fax: 901-287-4551 (work) E-mail: epurevja@uthcs.edu EDUCATION 1982-1989 Leningrad Medical Pediatric Institute, Russia. Obtained MD (Honor diploma) 1989-1990 Internship (Residency) in Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, National Medical University of Mongolia 1992-1994 Postgraduate clinical training (fellowship) in Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Saint’s-Petersburg Medical Pediatric Institute, Russia 1998-1999 Research Fellowship in Inborn Errors of Metabolism, Department of Pediatrics, Shimane Medical University, Japan 1999-2003 PhD in Medical Genetics and Molecular Biology, Department of Pediatrics, Shimane Medical University, Japan 2003-2007 Postdoctoral training in Cardiovascular Genetics and Molecular Biology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2019 Clinical Research Review Course, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), SOCRA certification (CCRP) ACADEMIC APPOINTMENT 1989-1990 Lecturer, Department of Pediatrics, National Medical University of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia 1990-1997 Lecturer-physician, Department of Pediatrics, National Medical University of Mongolia 1997-1999 Research Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, Shimane Medical University, Japan 1999-2003 Doctoral Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, Shimane Medical University, Japan 2003-2007 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2007-2009 Instructor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2009-2015 Research Assistant Professor, The Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 2015-present Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UTHSC, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital (LBCH), Memphis, TN Director, Cardiology Genetic Research Laboratory, UTHSC, LBCH TEACHING EXPERIENCE 1990-1998 Lecturer, Department of Pediatrics, National Medical University of Mongolia, Teaching pediatrics and pediatric cardiology for medical students 2001-2003 Teaching Assistant, Department of Pediatrics, Shimane Medical University, Japan, Teaching medical genetics, molecular and experimental biology for medical and graduate students and scientists 2003-2009 Baylor College of Medicine, Teaching genetics, biochemistry and molecular biology for medical, pre-graduate and graduate students 2006-2009 Mentor, Bioscience Inspiration and Opportunities for Students (BIOS) Program Research Scholars, Baylor College of Medicine 2007-2009 Scientist, Science Education Leadership Fellows (SELF) Program, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Baylor College of Medicine 2007-2009 Adjunct Faculty, Department of Biological Sciences, Houston Community College System, Southwest College 2010-2015 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Clermont College, Cincinnati, OH AWARDS AND HONORS 1982 – 1989 Grant for Undergraduate and Medical education, Ministry of Education of Mongolia 1988 Certificate for excellence, Ministry of Health of Mongolia 1997 – 2003 Grant for Doctoral Fellowship, Ministry of Health, Education, Sport and Welfare of Japan 2005 – 2007 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Grant, American Heart Association (AHA) 2006 Society of Pediatric Research, Fellow’s Basic Research Award 2007 Fellow’s Basic Research Award, Japan Pediatric Society 2007-2009 Beginning-Grant-In-Aid, AHA 2008-2009 Children’s Cardiomyopathy Foundation, Research Grant 2008-2009 T32 grant NIH 2008-2009 Science Education Leadership Fellow (SELF), Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Baylor College of Medicine 2010 Basic Scientist Award, Second International Conference on Cardiomyopathies, Bethesda, MD. 2010 Jay N. Cohn New Investigator Award in Basic Science. Annual Scientific Meeting, Heart Failure Society of America, San Diego, CA MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS American Heart Association Asian Society for Pediatric Research American Physiological Society American Pediatric Association American Society of Human Genetics Society of Clinical Research Associates PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES 2000-present Visiting cardiologist: State Shastin Hospital, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia 2000-present Visiting pediatric cardiologist-interventionist: Maternal and Child National Research Center of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar 2011-present Visiting lecturer, University of Health Sciences of Mongolia 2012-2015 Visiting pediatric cardiologist, Songdo Hospital, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES 2000-present Founder and president of 'Foundation for Sick Children” NGO for treating children with congenital heart diseases in Mongolia PROFESSIONAL JOURNAL REVIEWER Circulation: Heart Failure PLOS ONE Journal of Cellular Biochemistry Journal of Pediatric Biochemistry Current Signal Transduction Therapy FACEB Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle The American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology JACC Basic to Translational Science Nature Research: Communications Biology

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