Select National Studies


  1. The Biogram Study, Center for Body Computing, Principal Investigator, Apple ResearchKit, 2015-Present.
  2. Left Atrial Pressure Monitoring to Optimize Heart Failure Therapy Study (LAPTOP-HF), St. Jude Medical, Steering Committee, 2010-Present.
  3. Compassionate Use Case for the EnRhythm MRI SureScan Pacing System, Medtronic, Investigator, 2009-Present.
  4. Health Outcomes Perspective Evaluation for Heart Failure with EF > 40% (HOPE4HF), CVRx, Investigator, 2009-Present. 


  1. S-ICD System Clinical Investigation, Cameron Health, Investigator, 2010-2014.
  2. Variation In Recovery: Role of Gender on Outcomes of Young AMI Patients (VIRGO): a 4-year project funded by the NHLBI to study young women and men with acute myocardial infarction (AMI), Coordinating Center: Yale University, Investigator, 2009-2013.
  3. ALTITUDE Study Group: Boston Scientific 2006-2013, Chair Person.
  4. Heart Sensor Allows Monitoring of Pressure to Improve Outcomes in NYHA Class III Heart Failure Patients (CHAMPION), CardioMEMS, Investigator, 2008-2012.
  5. PROMOTE Q CRT-D and QUARTET Left Ventricular Heart Lead Study, St. Jude Medical, Investigator, 2009-2011.
  6. Hemodynamically Guided Home Self Therapy in Severe Heart Failure Patients: Preliminary Safety and Efficacy Evaluation (HOMEOSTASIS II), St. Jude Medical, Investigator, 2009-2011.
  7. Evaluating Ventricular Events with Adherent Patient Monitoring (EVE), Corventis, Investigator, 2009-2011.
  8. Safety of Sports for Patients with Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators: A Multicenter Registry, Yale University, 2007-2011.
  9. Arrhythmia Detection with Adherent Patient Monitoring (ADAM), Corventis, Investigator, 2009-2010.
  10. Multi-Sensor Monitoring in Congestive Heart Failure Study (MUSIC), Corventis, Investigator, 2009-2010.
  11. Prospective Evaluation of Elastic Restraint to Lessen the Effects of Heart Failure Trial (PEERLESS HF), Paracor, Investigator, 2006-2010.
  12. US-CRT-D Based Heart Failure Monitoring Study (US zLAP), St. Jude Medical, Investigator, 2008-2009.
  13. Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial with Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Trial (MADIT-CRT), Boston Scientific, Investigator, 2004-2009.
  14. Remote Active Monitoring in Patients with Heart Failure (RAPID-RF), Boston Scientific Corp., National Principal Investigator, 2006-2007.
  15. COMPANION: Heart failure management using implantable devices for ventricular resynchronization: comparison of medical therapy, pacing and defibrillation in chronic heart failure (COMPANION) trial, Boston Scientific, Steering Committee, 2000-2004.