People Related To Cardiac Conduction Research

Robert Gourdie, Ph.D.

Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Eminent Scholar in Heart Regenerative Medicine Research, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Director and Professor, VTCRI Center for Heart and Regenerative Medicine Research, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech
Professor of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Director of Emergency Medicine Research, Carilion Clinic

Steven Poelzing, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Co-Director, Translational Biology, Medicine and Health graduate program

James Smyth, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Assistant Professor, VTCRI Center for Heart and Regenerative Medicine Research
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Science, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Events Related To Cardiac Conduction

The Cardiac Conduction System: From Development to Disease

Oct. 19, 2012, 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Glenn I. Fishman, MD


Director, Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology William Goldring Professor of Medicine; Director, Cardiovascular Research Program, New York University School of Medicine and Medical Center, New York, New York

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Stories Related To Cardiac Conduction

American Heart Association award to support biological sciences graduate student at VTCRI who studies how viral infection can cause sudden cardiac death

Aug. 3, 2018

The American Heart Association awarded Patrick Calhoun, a biological sciences graduate student, a predoctoral fellowship to carry out his dissertation research at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute in the ...

Publications Related To Cardiac Conduction

Veeraraghavan R, Gourdie RG, Poelzing S. (2014). Mechanisms of Cardiac Conduction: A History of Revisions. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 306(5): H619-27.

Rhett JM, Veeraraghavahan S, Poelzing S, Gourdie RG. (2013). The perinexus: Sign-post on the path to a new model of cardiac conduction? Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine.

Veeraraghavan R, Larsen AP, Torres N, Grunnet M, Poelzing S. (2012). Potassium channel activators differentially modulate the effect of sodium channel blockade on cardiac conduction. Acta Physiologica.

Larsen AP, Sciuto KJ, Moreno AP, Poelzing S. (2012). The voltage sensitive dye di-4-ANEPPS slows conduction velocity in isolated guinea pig hearts. Heart Rhythm Journal 9(9): 1493-500.

Veeraraghavan R, Salama ME, Poelzing S. (2011). Interstitial volume modulates the conduction velocity- gap junction relationship. Am J Physiolo Heart Circ Physiol.

Zhang SS, Kim KH, Rosen A, Smyth JW, Sakuma R...Shaw RM, Hui CC, Bruneau BG, Backx PH. (2011). Iroquois homeobox gene 3 establishes fast conduction in the cardiac His-Purkinje network. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108(33): 13576-81.

Larsen AP, Grunnet M, Olesen SP, Poelzing S. (2010). Pharmacological activation of IKr impairs conduction in guinea pig hearts. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21(8): 923-9.

Veeraraghavan R, Poelzing S. (2008). Mechanisms underlying increased right ventricular conduction sensitivity to flecainide challenge. Cardiovasc. Res 77(4): 749-56.