Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

Jianhui Zhu, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Scaife Hall S950
  • 3550 Terrace Street
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15213
  • 412-648-9721
  • jiz19@pitt.edu


MD, Nantong University School of Medicine, 1984.

M.Med. Fudan University Shanghai Medical College, 1990.

PhD, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2000.


Research Interests

Ultrasound mediated gene/drug delivery for the treatment of tumors and cardiovascular diseases.

The role of intracellular signaling pathways in mediating mitochondrial biogenesis and dynamics.

Implication of autophagy-lysosome dysfunction in mitochondrial homeostasis and cell survival.