Zhiyi Zuo, M.D., Ph.D.

Zuo

Dr. Zuo (front row, left) directs an active research laboratory.

UVA Health System

  • Robert M. Epstein Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Professor of Neuroscience and Neurological Surgery
  • Vice-Chair of Anesthesiology Research

 

 

 

 

Education:

  • Ph.D. – Receptor Physiology, Pharmacology and Biochemistry, 1994, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
  • Master’s Degree of Anesthesiology, 1988, Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, China
  • M.D., Zhongshan Medical College, Guangzhou, China.

Professional Appointments:

  • Robert M Epstein Professor of Anesthesiology, 2007, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Virginia
  • Professor of Neuroscience, 2007, Department of Neuroscience, University of Virginia
  • Professor of Neurosurgery, 2007, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia
  • Associate Professor, 2005-2007, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia
  • Assistant Professor, 2004-2005, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia
  • Associate Professor, 2003-2007, Department of Neuroscience, University of Virginia
  • Associate Professor, 2003-2007, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Virginia
  • Assistant Professor, 2002-2003, Department of Neuroscience, University of Virginia
  • Assistant Professor, 2000-2003, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Virginia
  • Attending Physician, 1990, Department of Anesthesiology, Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences

 

Two research focuses in my laboratory are:

  • The regulation of glutamate transporters
  • Neuroprotection

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