Bryan Wilson, Ph.D., M.B.A.

bryawils@email.unc.edu

    McAllister Heart Institute

Education

    Wake Forest University - Molecular Medicine & Translational Sciences
    Wake Forest University - School of Business

Mentors

    Monte S. Willis, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A

Biography

Dr. Bryan A. Wilson, is a proud native of New Orleans, Louisiana and has been inspired by science innovation since childhood. As a postdoctoral fellow at UNC Chapel Hill, Bryan is mentored by Dr. Monte S. Willis, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A. and works on an innovative research project that specifically investigates a muscle-specific protein (MuRF-1) that directly regulates muscle mass size and is involved in mitochondrial function and exercise performance in vivo. Aside from his research studies, Bryan actively participates in educating lay audiences about science and mentoring students through scientific community outreach, volunteerism and entrepreneurship.