Director of the Clinical Electrophysiology Unit, Fondazione Cardiocentro Ticino, Lugano, Switzerland; and Professor of Cardiology, University Hospital, Magdeburg, Germany
Angelo Auricchio is Professor of Cardiology at University Hospital in Magdeburg, Germany and director of the Clinical Electrophysiology Unit at Fondazione Cardiocentro Ticino, Lugano, Switzerland. He is the immediate past President of European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA).
Moreover, he is co-directing the Center for Computational Medicine in Cardiology at Università della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano, Switzerland. Furthermore, he is serving as Scientific Director at the Fondazione Ticino Cuore, an institution devoted to increase public awareness of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest victims and to improve the survival rate of victims of out-of hospital arrest.
He is the author of over 70 scientific review articles and book chapters and almost 200 original scientific papers.
He has served as a member of the Task Force for European Society of Cardiology Guidelines for Cardiac Pacing and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy and as Chair of the EHRA Cardiac Rhythm Management Product Performance Task Force.