Charles Antzelevitch

Charles Antzelevitch, PhD

Resident Faculty

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

  • 1995–2015: Professor of Pharmacology, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, Syracuse, N.Y.
  • 2015–Present: Professor and Executive Director of Cardiovascular Research, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
  • 2015–Present: Director of Research, Lankenau Heart Institute, Wynnewood, Pa.
  • 2017–Present: Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University

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.