Bern University Hospital, Inselspital,
Rehabilitation and Sports Cardiology
Risk Factors and Prevention, Atrial Fibrillation
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Matthias Wilhelm is a clinical cardiologist and researcher. He is head of the Centre for Preventive Cardiology, Sports Medicine, Department of Cardiology at the Inselspital, University Hospital of Bern, Switzerland.
From 1999 to 2007 he received post-graduate training in internal medicine, interventional cardiology and electrophysiology at the University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany. From 2008 to 2009 was head of the Division of Electrophysiology at the University Hospital of Erlangen. In 2010 he moved to the Inselspital with a new focus on preventive cardiology.
Since 2015 he is Associate Professor for Cardiology. His research focus is in the field of secondary prevention, including cardiac rehabilitation, cardiopulmonary exercise testing, and exercise-induced cardiac remodelling and arrhythmias.
Since 2018 he is EAPC board member and currently chair of the EAPC Education Committee.
In 2019 his centre received EAPC accreditation for secondary prevention and cardiac rehabilitation.