Charles Antzelevitch

Charles Antzelevitch, PhD

Resident Faculty
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Research interests include: cardiac electrophysiology and arrhythmia syndromes. Expertscape ranked Dr. Antzelevitch in the top 0.1% of scholars writing about electrocardiography.

  • 2020–Present: Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research (LIMR)
  • 2015–Present: Executive Director of Cardiovascular Research Program, LIMR
  • 2015–2020: Director of Research, Lankenau Heart Institute, Wynnewood, Pa.
  • 2014–Present: Associate Editor, Heart Rhythm Journal
  • 2017–Present: Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1995–2015: Professor of Pharmacology, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, Syracuse, N.Y.

Dr. Antzelevitch recently discussed his team's focus on the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of arrhythmias, primarily those found in inherited cardiac diseases. Additionally, his team is researching methods to grow new hearts using stem cells, a process that may significantly advance heart transplantations.