Arrhythmia Research Related

People Related To Arrhythmia Research

Robert Gourdie, Ph.D.

Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Eminent Scholar in Heart Reparative Medicine Research, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Director, Center for Heart and Reparative Medicine Research

Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

Professor of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Steven Poelzing, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Co-Director, Translational Biology, Medicine and Health Graduate Program

James Smyth, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech

Assistant Professor, Basic Science Education, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Events Related To Arrhythmia

Defining New Pathways For Human Arrhythmia

Jan. 26, 2017, 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Peter J. Mohler, PhD


Director, Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute; Chair, Department of Physiology and Cell Biology; Professor, Departments of Internal Medicine and Physiology and Cell Biology; William D. and Jacquelyn L. Wells Chair in Cardiovascular Research; Associate Dean, Basic Research Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Purkinje Fibers and Arrhythmias

Oct. 25, 2013, 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Penelope Boyden, PhD


Professor of Pharmacology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Novel Arrhythmia Mechanisms in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Sept. 23, 2013, 4 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Sabine Huke, PhD


Research Assistant Professor, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Special Seminars

How Many Cells Are Needed and How Close Do They Have to Be to Cause a Ventricular Arrhythmia?

May 17, 2012, 4 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Steven Poelzing, PhD


Research Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

Special Seminars

How Many Cells Are Needed and How Close Do They Have to Be to Cause a Ventricular Arrhythmia?

April 9, 2012, 4 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Steven Poelzing, PhD


Research Associate Professor

Special Seminars

Translating Lessons from Skin Wound Healing to Cardiac Anti-Arrhythmia Therapies

Sept. 26, 2011, 4 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Rob Gourdie, PhD


Board of Trustees’ Eminent Scholar, Professor of Regenerative Medicine and of Cell Biology, and Professor of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina

Special Seminars

Publications Related To Arrhythmia

Radwański PB, Ho HT, Veeraraghavan R, Brunello L, Liu B, Beleyvich AE, Unudurthi SD, Makara MA, Priori SG, Volpe P, Armoundas AA, Dillmann WH, Knollmann BC, Mohler PJ, Hund TJ, Györke S. (2016). Neuronal Na+ Channels Are Integral Components of Pro-Arrhythmic Na+/Ca2+ Signaling Nanodomain That Promotes Cardiac Arrhythmias During β-Adrenergic Stimulation. JACC: Basic to Translational Science.

Radwański PB, Greer-Short A, Poelzing S. (2013). Inhibition of Na+ channels ameliorates arrhythmias in a drug-induced model of Andersen-Tawil syndrome. Heart Rhythm 10(2): 255-63.

Radwański P, Veeraraghavan R, Poelzing S. (2012). Cytosolic calcium accumulation and delayed repolarization associated with ventricular arrhythmias in guinea pig model of andersen-tawil syndrome. Heart Rhythm 7(10): 1428-35.

O'Quinn MP, Palatinus JA, Harris BS, Hewett KW, Gourdie RG. (2011). A peptide mimetic of the connexin43 carboxyl terminus reduces gap junction remodeling and induced arrhythmia following ventricular injury. Circulation Research 108(6): 704-15.

Radwanski P, Veeraraghavan R, Poelzing S. (2010). Cytosolic calcium accumulation underlies ventricular arrhythmias in guinea pig model of Andersen-Tawil syndrome. Heart Rhythm 7(10): 1428-35.