Location

  1. Minnesota

Departments

  1. Cardiovascular Diseases

Education

  1. Fellow - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. Fellow - NIH Cardiac Electrophysiology Research Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. Resident - Internal Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. Internship - Internal Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. MD University of Vermont College of Medicine
  7. BA - Mathematics/Physics University of Vermont

Certifications

  1. American Board of Internal Medicine
  2. American Board of Internal Medicine - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  3. American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease Subspecialty
  4. American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Medicine

Professional Highlights

  • Cardiovascular Division Teacher of the Year
    • Mayo Clinic 2002
  • Cardiovascular Laureate Award
    • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 2007
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
    • Member 1980 – Present
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
    • Member 1984 – Present
  • American Medical Association
    • Member 1992 – 2008
  • Minnesota Medical Association
    • Member 1992 – 2008
  • Zumbro Valley Medical Society
    • Member 1992 – 2008
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
    • Member 1993 – 2010
  • New York Academy of Sciences
    • Member 1993 – 2010
  • American College of Physicians
    • Fellow 1994 – 2001
  • American College of Cardiology
    • Fellow 1994 – Present
  • Heart Rhythm Society (formerly NASPE)
    • Member 1994 – Present
    • Abstract Reviewer 1995 – 2004
    • Abstract Reviewer 2009 – Present
    • Ethics Committee
      • Member 2000 – 2002
    • Health Policy Committee
      • Member 2004 – 2006
      • Member 2001 – 2002
    • Scientific & Clinical Documents Committee
      • Member 2005 – 2006
    • Health Policy Coding Task Force
      • Member 2010 – 2012
      • Member 2006 – 2008
  • American Heart Association
    • Member 1999 – 2002
    • Member 2005 – 2006
  • Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement
    • ICSI Guideline Work Group
    • Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines
    • Member 1999 – 2009
    • Member 1999–2004
    • Chair 2005–2009
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
    • Advisory Panel on Ambulatory Payment Classification (APC) Groups
    • Member 2005 – 2009
  • Novation Cardiovascular Council
    • Committee Member, Dallas, Texas 2008 – 2014
    • Committee Chair 2013 – 2014

Interests

  • Arrhythmias: Epidemiology
  • Arrhythmia Management: Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Cellular Electrophysiology
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators
  • Primary Atrial Arrhythmias: Mapping/Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation

Publications

See my publications

Research

See a description of research activities.

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