Andrew Krahn

Chief of Cardiology
Degrees / Designations 

MD, FRCPC, FHRS

Email Address 
Mailing Address 
Gordon & Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre 2775 Laurel Street, 9th Floor Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 1M9

Biography

Academic Appointment 
Professor
Body Locations and Systems 
Arrhythmia

Dr. Andrew Krahn was recruited to the Faculty of Medicine at UBC in 2012 as the new Head of the Division of Cardiology, as well as Head of the Vancouver General Hospital Pacemaker Clinic. An internationally recognized expert in the management of cardiac arrhythmias, Dr. Krahn’s current research interests include investigating the genetic causes of arrhythmias, causes of loss of consciousness, and implantable arrhythmia device monitoring. He has published 245 papers in peer-reviewed journals and is the president of the Canadian Heart Rhythm Society.