Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri School of Medicine


  • University of Missouri Health Care


  • Ohio State University College of Medicine


American Board of Internal Medicine.
American Board of IM - Cardiovascular Disease

Commercial Relationships and Collaborations

This faculty member or a member of his or her immediate family has a working relationship, such as providing consulting, research, or educational services, with the companies listed below. These relationships have been reported to the University of Missouri and, if appropriate, plans have been established to address potential conflicts. The following relationships were reported as of July 2017.

Bayer Drug



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Academic Information

Professor, Medicine


1 Hospital Drive
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

F. 573-884-1235

Research Interests

  • Anticoagulation
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Cardiac devices

Areas of Expertise

  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Cardiac critical care
  • Cardiology
  • Chest pain
  • Heart disease
  • Heart failure
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
  • Sports medicine

Awards & Honors


  • North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology
  • American Heart Association
  • American Heart Association Council on Clinical Cardiology
  • Missouri Chapter of American College of Cardiology

Professional Societies

  • Chinese Medical Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Echocardiography
  • American College of Cardiology
  • Society of Cardiac computed Tomography