Robert A. Larson

Robert A. Larson Portrait


  • Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences
  • PhD, Biological Sciences, Michigan Technological University
  • MS, Biological Sciences, Michigan Technological University
  • BS, Business Administration Michigan Technological University
  • BS, Clinical Laboratory Science, Northern Michigan University


Robert earned his Master’s and PhD in the Department of Biological Sciences at Michigan
Technological University studying neural-cardiovascular physiology. He completed his Post-
Doctoral fellowship in neurocardiology at The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
where he studied cardiac sensory and sympathetic nerves in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and hypertension. Prior to graduate school, Robert worked in the diagnostic laboratory at Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital serving as both a Generalist and Hematology and Coagulation Supervisor.

Links of Interest

Research Interests

  • Neural Control of the Heart
  • Autonomic Function in Health and Disease