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Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Mohamed H. Hamdan, MD, MBA, attended the American University of Beirut for both his undergraduate degree in Mathematics and his Doctor of Medicine degree. After a year of internship at the American University of Beirut and a year as a research fellow in cardiology at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, he undertook internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Iowa. He then completed his cardiology fellowship at Stanford University and a fellowship in clinical cardiac electrophysiology at the University of California-San Francisco. After completing his training, he served as an Assistant Professor and Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center before being recruited to be Associate Chief of Cardiology and Director of the Arrhythmia Service and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship program at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Dr. Hamdan was a tenured professor and holder of the John and June B. Hartman Research Endowed Professorship at the University of Utah until July 2012, when he joined the University of Wisconsin as the Tuchman Chair of Cardiology and Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine. Dr. Hamdan currently holds the Mildred and Marv Conney Chair in Cardiology.
Dr. Hamdan research focus has been on evaluating the role of the baroreflex in determining hemodynamic response during tachyarrhythmias and the effects of rhythm disturbances on blood pressure regulation. He has published over 75 original research manuscripts and has authored 20 review articles and book chapters. His research has been supported by both foundation grants and R01 funding from the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Hamdan has served as a peer reviewer for the Department of Veteran Affairs, the American Heart Association and NHLBI, and was a member on the Board of Trustees for the Heart Rhythm Society. In recent years, he has obtained his executive MBA from the University of Utah and has developed an interest in decision support for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with loss of consciousness and falls, particularly in the elderly.
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