Faculty Directory

*Faculty subject to change.




Andrea M. Russo, MD, FHRS
Director, Electrophysiology and Arrhythmia Services
Cooper University Hospital
Camden, NJ

Chair (Electrophysiologist)

Christian T. Ruff, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

Co-Chair (Adult Cardiologist)

Christine M. Albert, MD, MPH
Brigham and Women's Hospital, CV Div and Div of Prev Medicine
Boston, MA


Christopher W. Baugh, MD, MBA
Vice-Chair of Clinical Affairs Department of Emergency Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

Emergency Department

Hugh Calkins, MD, FHRS, CCDS
Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD

Expert Guidelines/Procedures

Jean M. Connors, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Expert Hematology

Thomas F. Deering, MBA, MD, FHRS, CCDS
Chief, Arrhythmia Center
Piedmont Heart Institute
Atlanta, GA

Expert Risk Factors

John Fanikos, R.Ph., MBA
Executive Director of Pharmacy Services
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Pharmacist/Anticoagulation Clinic – Case

Robert P. Giugliano, MD, MSci
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Expert Anticoagulation

Jodie L. Hurwitz, MD, FHRS
Director of the Electrophysiology Lab
Medical City Hospital
Dallas, TX


Elaine M. Hylek, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, MA


Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, MD, FHRS
Executive Medical Director
The Kansas City Heart Rhythm Institute at HCA Midwest Health
Leawood, KS


Robin A. Leahy, BSN, RN, FHRS, CCDS
Director, Electrophysiology Services
Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, Carolinas HealthCare System
Charlotte, NC


William Lewis, MD
Chief, Clinical Cardiology
Case Western Reserve Univ/Metrohealth Medical Center, Cardiology Department
Cleveland, OH


Natalia S. Rost, MD, MPH
Director, Acute Stroke Service
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA


Amber Seiler, NP, CCDS, CEPS, FHRS
Arrhythmia Services Program Coordinator
Greensboro, NC

Nurse Practitioner

Melanie True Hills
Dallas, TX

Patient Advocate

Mintu P. Turakhia, MD, MS, FHRS
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

Expert Wearable Tech/Remote Monitoring

Wendy S. Tzou, MD, FHRS
Associate Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab
University of Colorado
Denver, CO


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