Michael J. Ackerman, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Pediatric Cardiologist
  1. Brugada syndrome
  2. Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia
  3. Drowning
  4. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  5. Long QT syndrome
  6. Sudden infant death syndrome
  1. Genetic panel
  • Acquired and congenital long QT syndrome (LQTS)
  • Brugada syndrome
  • Cardiac channelopathies
  • Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia (CPVT)
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM)
  • Molecular autopsy
  • Molecular genetic testing
  • Sudden death in the young
  • Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)
  • Unexplained drownings
  1. 2000
    Fellow - Pediatric CardiologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1998
    Post-Doc - Postdoctoral Research - Molecular and Functional Basis of the Inherited Long QT Syndrome. Mentor: Stephen N. Thibodeau, PhD.Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1998
    Resident - Pediatric And Adolescent MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1995
    MD/PhDPharmacology, Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1995
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 1995
    PhD - Thesis: Molecular and Electrophysical Characterization of the Swelling-Induced Chloride Conductance Pathway in Xenopus Oocytes. Mentor: David E. Clapham, M.D., Ph.D.Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  7. 1988
    BA - Chemistry and MathematicsLuther College

Certifications

  1. 2002
    Pediatric CardiologyAmerican Board of Pediatrics

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