The Division of Cardiology in the Medical University of Graz conducts both clinical and basic research, concerning systolic and diastolic heart failure, arrhythmias, intracellular ion handling, and signal transduction as well as clinical trials on heart failure with a focus on diastolic heart failure.
Contact: Dr. Daniel
Daniel Scherr is Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Division of Cardiology, Medical University of Graz, Austria. He is an ESC/EHRA certified clinical electrophysiologist focusing on catheter ablation of cardiac arrhythmias. Dr Scherr’s scientific areas of interest include catheter ablation and mechanisms of atrial fibrillation. He completed his electrophysiology fellowship at the Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut-Lévêque, Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux, France with Professor Michel Haissaguerre. In addition, he completed an electrophysiology research fellowship at The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA, with Professor Hugh Calkins. Within EUTRAF, Dr. Scherr leads the translational research project on atrial fibrillation based on the large animal model established in Graz.