Dr. Willard William Sharp MD

Dr. Willard Sharp is an emergency medicine doctor in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of South Carolina School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. He is one of 30 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Emergency Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Clinical Interests: cardiac arrest ischemia/reperfusion injury Mitochondrial dynamics in the myocardium, Resuscitation, Cardiac Myocytes, Nitric Oxide, Cultured Cells, Reactive Oxygen Species, Phosphorylation, Cell Survival, Myocardial Reperfusion Injury, Chick Embryo

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 2007

University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Class of 2003

University of South Carolina
Other Training, Medicine, 1998–2003

University of South Carolina
Other Training, Biomedical Science, 1989–2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified 6 years in Emergency Medicine

MI State Medical License
Active through 2017

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Images in emergency medicine. Infant with projectile vomiting. Peristaltic abdominal waves associated with infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
Sharp WW , Chan W

Dynamin-related protein 1 (Drp1)-mediated diastolic dysfunction in myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury: therapeutic benefits of Drp1 inhibition to reduce mitochondrial fission.
Sharp, W. W.,Fang, Y. H.,Han, M.,Zhang, H. J.,Hong, Z.,Banathy, A.,Morrow, E.,Ryan, J. J.,Archer, S. L.

PGC1?-Mediated Mitofusin-2 Deficiency in Female Rats and Humans With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.
Ryan, J. J.,Marsboom, G.,Fang, Y. H.,Toth, P. T.,Morrow, E.,Luo, N.,Piao, L.,Hong, Z.,Ericson, K.,Zhang, H. J.,Han, M.,Haney, C. R.,Chen, C. T.,Sharp, W. W.,Archer, S. L.

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