Carola Eisenberg
Carola Eisenberg, M.D.
Corresponding Member of the Faculty of Global Health and Social Medicine

Dr. Eisenberg remains actively involved in human rights work through Physicians for Human Rights(PHR), which she co-founded. She was the dean of students of MIT (the first woman to hold that position at MIT), then dean of student affairs at Harvard Medical School (1978–1990). In addition to mentoring faculty in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, she is honorary psychiatrist with the Massachusetts General Hospital.

Notch signaling modulates the electrical behavior of cardiomyocytes.
Authors: Authors: Borghetti G, Eisenberg CA, Signore S, Sorrentino A, Kaur K, Andrade-Vicenty A, Edwards JG, Nerkar M, Qanud K, Sun D, Goichberg P, Leri A, Anversa P, Eisenberg LM, Jacobson JT, Hintze TH, Rota M.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol
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Inhibition of Histone Methyltransferase, Histone Deacetylase, and ß-Catenin Synergistically Enhance the Cardiac Potential of Bone Marrow Cells.
Authors: Authors: Yang J, Kaur K, Edwards JG, Eisenberg CA, Eisenberg LM.
Stem Cells Int
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Inhibition of G9a Histone Methyltransferase Converts Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells to Cardiac Competent Progenitors.
Authors: Authors: Yang J, Kaur K, Ong LL, Eisenberg CA, Eisenberg LM.
Stem Cells Int
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5-azacytidine promotes the transdifferentiation of cardiac cells to skeletal myocytes.
Authors: Authors: Kaur K, Yang J, Eisenberg CA, Eisenberg LM.
Cell Reprogram
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The histone methyltransferase inhibitor BIX01294 enhances the cardiac potential of bone marrow cells.
Authors: Authors: Mezentseva NV, Yang J, Kaur K, Iaffaldano G, Rémond MC, Eisenberg CA, Eisenberg LM.
Stem Cells Dev
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GATA6 reporter gene reveals myocardial phenotypic heterogeneity that is related to variations in gap junction coupling.
Authors: Authors: Rémond MC, Iaffaldano G, O'Quinn MP, Mezentseva NV, Garcia V, Harris BS, Gourdie RG, Eisenberg CA, Eisenberg LM.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol
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Integrating human rights into medical education.
Authors: Authors: Hannibal K, Eisenberg C, Heggenhougen HK.
Virtual Mentor
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Affirmative action for women and promotion of academic excellence.
Authors: Authors: Eisenberg C.
Acad Med
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Medicine is no longer a man's profession. Or, when the men's club goes coed it's time to change the regs.
Authors: Authors: Eisenberg C.
N Engl J Med
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A new medical mission to El Salvador.
Authors: Authors: Geiger J, Eisenberg C, Gloyd S, Quiroga J, Schlenker T, Scrimshaw N, Devin J.
N Engl J Med
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