Dr. Emmanouil Tampakakis is an instructor in the Department of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine as well as an attending physician at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
His research at the Chulan Kwon’s Laboratory of Heart Development and Stem Cell Biology focuses on understanding the biology and regenerative potential of cardiac progenitor cells, using human induced pluripotent stem cells for modeling cardiomyopathies and deciphering the mechanisms of cardiac maturation. Dr. Tampakakis also holds a cardiology fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Dr. Tampakakis received his undergraduate degree and M.D. from the University of Crete. He completed an internal medicine residency at Boston University Medical Center.
Prior to joining Johns Hopkins in 2012, Dr. Tampakakis was a research fellow in Dr. J. Vita’s laboratory of Vascular Biology at Boston University School of Medicine.
Dr. Tampakakis is the recipient of the Mid Atlantic Capital Cardiology Symposium, Young Investigator Award and was most recently honored with an AHA Scientific Sessions Travel Award and has been a Northwestern Young Investigator Forum Finalist.