Philip Sommer


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Philipp Sommer, M.D., FHRS, FESC, FEHRA Professor of cardiology at the Heart- and Diabetes Center NRW, University of Bochum, Bad Oeynhausen. Born 1975, med school 1995-2002. Fellow at the Heart Center Leipzig 2003-2007, Resident in Cardiology 2007-2013, Head of EP labs and Deputy Director in the Department of electrophysiology 2013-2017. 11/2018 Director of clinic for electrophysiology HDZ NRW. Reviewer for international journals (Europace, EHJ, JACC, The Lancet), Member of scientific committee of „Herzschrittmachertherapie & Elektrophysiologie“, Section Editor in „Journal of Cardiology“. Recognition as FHRS (Fellow of Heart Rhythm Society) in 2012, Recognition as FESC (Fellow of European Society of Cardiology) in 2013, Recognition as FEHRA (Fellow of European Society of Cardiology) in 2017, Visiting Professor of Medicine University of Dalian, P.R.C. since 2015, Speaker elect of “Nucleus AG 1” of the German Society of Cardiology 2017.