Riccardo Cappato

Riccardo Cappato

Chief of the Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Department

IRCCS Humanitas Research Hospital, Rozzano, Milan, Italy

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Riccardo Cappato is currently Director of the Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Research Center at IRCCS Humanitas Research Center in Rozzano (Milan), Italy, and Director of the Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology II Center at Humanitas Gavazzeni Clinics, Bergamo, Italy. He is the current President of the European Cardiac Arrhythmia Society (ECAS). He has also been the Co-Director of the Europe AF Congress, held in London on an annual basis, during the 10 editions since 2007.

Dr. Cappato began his medical training at the University of Ferrara, completing it in 1989. He was a junior physician in the Department of Cardiology of the Arcispedale Santa Anna di Ferrara, Italy, where he also completed his internship and residency. Between 1993 and 2000, he was the Co-Director of the Electrophysiology Laboratory at Eppendorf University and St. Georg General Hospital, Hamburg, Germany. Between 2000 and 2015 he was the Director of the “Clinical Arrhythmia and EP Center” of Policlinico San Donato in Milan.


The Entirely Subcutaneous Defibrillator – A New Generation and Future Expectations

Hussam Ali, Pierpaolo Lupo, Riccardo Cappato, et al

Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2015;4(2):116–21

A Critical Reappraisal of the Current Clinical Indications to Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy

Antonio Sorgente, Riccardo Cappato,

Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2013;2(2):91-4

Arrhythmia in Congenital Heart Disease

Maria Cristina Tavera, Sara Foresti, Riccardo Cappato, et al

Citation: European Cardiovascular Disease 2007;3(1):110–2

Transcatheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation

Laura Vitali Serdoz, Riccardo Cappato,

Citation: European Cardiovascular Disease 2006;2(2):68–9