Anne B Curtis, MD, FHRS, FACC, FAHA, is a Professor of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Cardiology, and Director of Cardiovascular Services at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. She established the electrophysiology program at the University of Florida in 1986, and was Director of Clinical Electrophysiology there until 2005. Dr Curtis is prominently involved in a number of professional organizations, and is a Past President of the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS). She took undergraduate training at Rutgers University in New Jersey and graduated from medical school at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York. Dr Curtis completed her medical residency at Presbyterian Hospital in New York, and fellowships in cardiovascular diseases and clinical cardiac electrophysiology at Duke University Medical Center.