Michael Sturek

Michael Sturek

Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry, Purdue University
Professor and Department Chair, Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology, Indiana University School of Medicine

Email: msturek@iupui.edu

Phone: +1 317 274-7772
Fax: +1 317 274-3318

Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology
Indiana University School of Medicine
635 Barnhill Drive, Room 385
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5120

Research web site: http://physiology.medicine.iu.edu/people-in-physiology/michael-sturek-ph-d/


  • BA, Exercise Physiology, Psychology, Augustana College, 1979
  • MS, Exercise Physiology, Purdue University, 1980
  • PhD, Pharmacology, University of Iowa, 1985

Research Interests

  • Cellular and molecular mechanisms for in vivo cardiovascular phenomena
  • Ion transport adaptations in vascular endothelial and smooth muscle cells
  • Diabetes-induced coronary artery disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Exercise training
  • Biomedical imaging