- Appointed Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of Clinical Cardiovascular Stem Cell Therapy at University of California San Diego (UCSD).
- Appointed Director of Cardiovascular Research and New Devices at Mercy Gilbert & Chandler Regional Medical centers, a Catholic Healthcare West facility.
Completes Phase I of a clinical trial that uses a three-dimensional guided catheter system to deliver muscular stem cells to the heart and showed that one can reverse the progression of heart failure. Clinical trial results presented in American College of Cardiology.
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- Founded the Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research (JCTR), where he serves as Editor in Chief.
- Founded the International Society for CardioVascular Translational Research (ISCTR), where he serves as President.