April 2015

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Volume 15 Issue 4

Editorial Staff

Clinical Editor
Bradley Knight, MD
Executive Editor
Laurie Gustafson
Managing Editor
Jodie Elrod
Production Manager
Alexa Flinn

Editorial Correspondence

Jodie Elrod, Managing Editor, EP Lab Digest
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Viet Le, MPAS, PA-C and Sarah Young, BA discuss ongoing research at the Intermountain Heart Institute, located at Intermountain Medical Center in Utah.
EP Lab Digest® speaks with Dr. Gilanthony Ungab, Chief Medical Officer of Geneva Healthcare, Inc., about their innovative technology platform for managing data from cardiac devices.
Baptist Health Lexington was the first facility in the U.S. to receive full Atrial Fibrillation with Electrophysiology Services (EPS) Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
Ulhas M. Pandurangi, MD presents a new 2-question EP quiz to our readers.
Todd J. Cohen, MD and colleagues present some of the novel methods of radiation protection that can be employed in order to reduce radiation exposure in EP labs. 
We feature an interview with Dr. Edward Walsh, Chief of the Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology at Boston Children’s Hospital, and Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. 
The 3rd International Symposium on Left Atrial Appendage (ISLAA) 2015 was held February 6-7, 2015 at the Marina del Rey Marriott in Los Angeles, California.
This month we highlight an EP program in Santa Clara, California.
Kevin R. Campbell, MD, FACC discusses how many organizations such as the ACC and HRS are moving toward novel and more interactive educational opportunities at their annual scientific sessions.
Christian Machado, MD and colleagues describe their team’s recently completed tenth annual medical mission trip to Nicaragua.