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Andreas Pflaumer

Honorary
arrhythmia
paediatrics
tachycardia
sudden death
congenital heart disease
ablation
risk stratification
EP
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A/Prof

Andreas Pflaumer

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Arrhythmias
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A/Prof

Andreas Pflaumer

 

Andreas Pflaumer is a Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist at the RCH with the sub-speciality of electrophysiology. Research is centered around clinical care of arrhythmia in children and congenital heart disease.
After studying at the LMU in Munich/Germany he trained as a paediatrician and neonatologist in Munich.

Andreas completed his sub-specialist training in cardiology in 2003. He completed his adult electrophysiology training at the German Heart Centre (TUM) Germany in 2006. He spent a further three and a half years as a consultant in paediatric cardiology and congenital heart disease. In 2009, Andreas moved to Australia to establish invasive electrophysiology within the Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne. Currently he is the Clinical Lead for Invasive electrophysiology at the RCH and a Honorary Fellow at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute. He also holds honorary appointments with the Royal Melbourne Hospital and MonashHeart.

His current research involves: Invasive and non-invasive electrophysiology mapping systems, quality improvement in arrhythmia ablation and pacing therapy, genetics and prevention of sudden death in the young caused by channelopathies and cardiomyopathies.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2011

FCSANZ - Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand


2010

FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital

Asian-Pacific Hrs

APHRS

Physician Member

AHA (American Heart Association)

Map-It Group

PACES (The Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society)

Physician Member

HRS (Heart Rhythm Society)

Working Group Grown-Up Congenital Heart Disease

ESC (European Society of Cardiology)

Education


Medical Doctor

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen