• Eugene Konorev, MD, PhD

    Associate Professor
    • Department: Basic Sciences
    Member of faculty since: 2013
    Curriculum Vitae


    • Ph.D. in Pharmacology, Kursk Medical University, Kursk, Russia, 1988
    • M.D. in Medicine, Kursk Medical University, Kursk, Russia, 1983

    Teaching Interests/Courses

    • Pharmacology
    • Cardiovascular Biology
    • Pathophysiology

    Research Interests

    • Angiogenesis
    • Cardiovascular complications of anticancer therapy
    • Apoptotic signaling in cardiomyocytes
    • Biology of nitric oxide
    • Ischemia-reperfusion injury


    • Angiogenic Action of Natural Products, NIH/NCRR, 09/2010 - 01/2013
      The goal of this proposal was to examine the effect of doxorubicin on the activity of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha-vascular endothelial growth factor in primary cardiomyocytes, endothelial cells and in hearts in vivo.


    • Excellence in Teaching Award, University fo Hawaii-Hilo College of Pharmacy, 05/2010
    • Travel Award, Research Corporation of University of Hawaii, 04/2010
    • Travel Award for Young Investigators, International Society for Heart Research, 05/1992

    Professional Affiliations

    • Member of Basic Cardiovascular Sciences Scientific Council, 02/1996 - Present, American Heart Association (AHA)

    Outside Interests

    • Camping
    • Kayaking
    • Bicycling

    Last updated on: 2/13/2013 4:23:00 PM