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Professor Michael Glikson

Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem (Israel)

Current position: Director of the Jesselson Integrated Heart Center of Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, in charge of both cardiology and cardiac surgery departments. He is a professor of cardiology at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and an adjuct professor of medicine at the Mayo College of Medicine and Science . Prof. Glikson graduated cardiology training at Sheba Medical Center, Israel and continued in a electrophysiology and pacing fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. He led the arrhythmia center at Sheba Medical Center till 2017 . Served as the secretary and as the chair of the Israeli working group of pacing and arrhythmia , and as secretary and president of Israel Heart Society . Served as the co chair and chair of scientific program of EHRA 2015-2019 , member of the ESC scientific program committee (2017-2020 ) and as an ESC board member 2018-2020 . He was the first author of EHRA EAPCI consensus paper on LAAs and is currently the chair of the guidelines on pacing