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Markus Amann, Ph.D., M.S.

Languages spoken: English, German, Latin

Academic Information

Departments: Anesthesiology - Professor, Bioengineering - Adjunct Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Adjunct Professor

Divisions: Geriatrics

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Research Interests

  • Autonomic Dysfunction
  • Cardiovascular Physiology
  • Fatigue
  • Neurosciences

Dr. Amann is a Professor of Anesthesiology, Theodore H. Stanley Presidential Endowed Chair in Anesthesiology, and Adjunct Professor in the Departments of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Engineering. His research focuses on the neural control of the circulation and breathing, and the etiology of central nervous system fatigue. Dr. Amann’s work aims at enhancing our understanding of the impact of cardiovascular disease on autonomic reflex function and of mechanisms determining neuromuscular fatigue during physical activity. More information about Dr. Amann's research can be found at the Utah Vascular Research Laboratory.

Education History

Postdoctoral Fellowship University of Wisconsin
Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Physiology
Postdoctoral Fellow
Doctoral Training University of Utah
Integrative Physiology
Graduate Training Technical University of Munich
Exercise Physiology

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