• Columbus East High School

    East Olympian Torch created by Phil Miller  


    Jeffrey W. Holmes, M.D., Ph.D

     Jeffrey Holmes, M.D., PhD.  Jeffrey Holmes, M.D., PhD - Class of 1985

    • Professor of biomedical engineering and medicine at the University of Virginia

    • Received bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from The Johns Hopkins University

    • Received Doctor of Philosophy degree in bioengineering from the University of California, San Diego

    • Received Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of California, San Diego

    • Completed a fellowship in cardiology at the University of Freiburg, Germany

    • Completed a fellowship in developmental biology and anatomy at the University of South Carolina

    • Holds academic appointments at the:

      -University of Freiburg, Germany
      -University of South Carolina
      -Columbia University
      -University of Virginia


    • In 2012, named an American Heart Association fellow, recognizing  scientific and professional accomplishments and volunteer leadership and service to cardiovascular disease and stroke 
     Jeffrey W. Holmes plaque