Michael J. Ackerman, M.D., Ph.D.
Doctor Ackerman is the Windland Smith Rice Cardiovascular Genomics Research Professor and Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Pharmacology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. As Director of Mayo’s Long QT Syndrome/Genetic Heart Rhythm Clinic and the Windland Smith Rice Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory, Dr. Ackerman strives to fulfill the two-fold objective of medical education and biomedical research as stated by Dr. Charles H. Mayo: “to heal the sick and to advance the science.” He has published over 400 articles and chapters across the continuum of basic, translational, and clinical research focusing on the cardiac channelopathies, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, and sudden cardiac death in the young. Dr. Ackerman received his MD and PhD from Mayo Medical School and Mayo Graduate School and residency and fellowship training in Pediatric and Pediatric Cardiology in Mayo Clinic’s Graduate School of Medicine. Dr. Ackerman is also the president of the Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes Foundation.
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2017 VISITING PROFESSOR: DR. PAUL A. CHECCHIA, TEXAS CHILDRENS' HOSPITAL
50 / 50 RAFFLE TICKETS! Buy your tickets for a chance to win cash in the 50 / 50 raffle, to be drawn the night of the Movie!
This summer we visited the 130 kids of the Rhenosterkloof School in Bela Bela South Africa. We brought soccer balls. We brought Andra Heart water bottles. We brought love. More water to come in Tucson this fall!
NOVEMBER 3, 2016: INAUGURAL ANDRA HEART SPEAKER SERIES
AT THE FOX TUCSON THEATER
17 W Congress
Tucson Tamale Dinner Buffet at 6 PM
Speaker at 7 PM
This FREE Speaker Event is brought to you by the Andra Heart Foundation, and will offer you a FREE Tucson Tamale Dinner Buffet, and an opportunity to learn about current research and work in the field of Sudden Cardiac Death.
This will be a community event, and meaningful to anyone with an interest in this field, but will be of special interest to the cardiology, pediatric and athletic community.
SUMMER 2018: AUDREY HEPBURN MOVIE AT THE FOX TUCSON THEATER.
SUMMER 2017: WATER AROUND THE WORLD.
Saving the world, one heart at a time.
November 30, 2017, Dr. Paul Checchia will present Grand Rounds on cardiovascular intensive care at Banner University Medical Center.
Dr. Checchia is the Medical Director of Cardiovascular Intensive Care.
2018 Movie Night - Friday, July 13, 2018!
2018 Movie Night will be on Friday the 13th! so we will be showing the classic thriller Wait Until Dark.
We hope you will join us!
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