Scientific Advisors

Sana M. Al-Khatib, MD

Duke University Medical Center

Dr. Al-Khatib is a tenured Professor of Medicine at Duke University Medical Center, a board-certified clinical electrophysiologist, and an experienced clinical researcher in cardiac arrhythmias.

Her clinical expertise is in sudden cardiac death prevention, atrial fibrillation and ventricular arrhythmias, and implantable cardiac devices. Her research expertise lies in the design and conduct of clinical trials, outcomes research, and cost-effectiveness analyses. She has experience in electronic clinical decision support tools and use of big data to conduct research. She has more than 270 publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Dr. Al-Khatib is Senior Associate Editor for Circulation and is on the Editorial Board for Circulation Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, Heart Rhythm, and the Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Dr. Al-Khatib serves on the Heart Rhythm Society Digital Health Working Group and the Interoperability Working Group. Dr. Al-Khatib chaired the 2017 American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology/Heart Rhythm Society on the management of ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death.