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Timothy Hacker

Expert on animal models for cardiac disease

Senior scientist, cardiology; director, Cardiovascular Physiology Core Lab College of Engineering School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-263-5561 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • cardiac disease models, hypertrophy, heart failure
  • application of stem cells to cardiac disease in animals
  • preclinical device testing in animals
  • distance running and performance


  • Repeat national champion in cross country and track; member, UW Athletic Hall of Fame