Primary Faculty/Secondary Faculty

Jeffrey Balser, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Anesthesiology

Vice-Chancellor for Health Affairs and Dean School of Medicine D-3300 MCN, Nashville, TN, 37232-2104
(615) 936-3030 (office)

Research Description

Dean Balser's research program has been aimed at the pharmacogenomics of cardiac arrhythmias. His studies in Nature, PNAS, and Nature Structural and Molecular Biology have established new paradigms for cardiac excitation-contraction coupling, and are yielding new targets for arrhythmia control.

Selected Publications