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Matthew J. Wolf

Associate Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine
Office location and address
Fontaine Research Park
1215 Lee St
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
M.D. Ph.D., Washington University, 2000
Residency: Duke University, 2003
Fellowship: Duke University, 2007
Biography

Matthew Wolf is the co-director of UVA’s cardiovascular genetics program. In 2015, Dr. Wolf came to UVA from Duke University where he developed a clinic for patients with inherited heart diseases and researched the molecular causes of heart failure. He completed his medical residency and cardiology fellowship at Duke and earned his MD and PhD from the Washington University School of Medicine. His research focus is on the discovery and understanding of the genetic causes of cardiomyopathy using model systems with the hope of developing new treatments for patients with heart failure.


DYRK1a as a therapeutic target to treat myocardial infarction
Source: U.S. NIH Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
August 15, 2021 – July 31, 2025
MD-INMD AZ Master Agreement
Source: AstraZeneca
December 08, 2009 – December 31, 2021
MD-INMD CVRC Master Research Collaboration Agreement
Source: AstraZeneca
October 01, 2016 – December 31, 2021
MD-INMD Novel pathways modulating Raf-mediated cardiac hypertrophy
Source: U.S. NIH Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
August 14, 2015 – January 31, 2019
MD-INMD Novel pathways modulating Raf-mediated cardiac hypertrophy
Source: U.S. NIH Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
June 01, 2015 – January 31, 2018
MD-INMD-CV Suppressors of Familial Amyloid Cardiomyopathy
Source: Amyloidosis Foundation
June 01, 2015 – May 31, 2016
BIOL 4930: Distinguished Major Thesis Research
Credits: 2
This course is the final semester of Independent Research for participants of the Biology Distinguished Majors Program. During this semester, students will complete their laboratory investigations, ultimately presenting the sum of their work in a written thesis. Prerequisite: Instructor Permission