Ken Ellenbogen

Ken Ellenbogen
Job title
Professor and Chair, Division of Cardiology
Organization
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, USA
Affiliation/organization & Address

Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Cardiology
P.O. Box 980053

Affiliations

  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association and the Heart Rhythm Society
  • Member, Council on Clinical Cardiology and the Council on Circulation of the American Heart Association
  • Previous: Chairman of the American Heart Association's Committee on Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias; Education Committee of the Heart Rhythm Society; President of the Richmond American Heart Association, Board of Trustees for the Heart Rhythm Society; Director of the Cardiology Advisory Board for the VA Medical System; delegate to the American College of Cardiology, and steering committee member for two important NIH trials, AFFIRM and MOST.
Tel
(804) 828-7565
Keywords

Cardiac Arrhythmias, Electrophysiology, Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators, Radiofrequency Ablation, Pacemakers and Syncope, Atrial Fibrillation

 

Biography

Dr. Ellenbogen is Pauley Heart Center's Chairman of the Division of Cardiology, and Director of Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing on MCV Campus and at McGuire Veterans Administration Medical Center. He has held the Hermes A. Kontos, MD Professorship in Cardiology since 2001.

Dr. Ellenbogen is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, the Council on Clinical Cardiology and the Council on Circulation of the American Heart Association. He has served as Chairman of the American Heart Association's Committee on Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias, Education Committee of the Heart Rhythm Society, President of the Richmond American Heart Association, Board of Trustees for the Heart Rhythm Society and Director of the Cardiology Advisory Board for the V.A. medical system, He has served as a delegate to the American College of Cardiology, and steering committee member for two important NIH trials, AFFIRM and MOST. In recognition of his outstanding achievements in clinical cardiology, Dr. Ellenbogen was named the MCV Campus Clinician of the Year for 2001.