Arun Kannan, MD

Personal Information
Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
Research project: A meta- analysis on the role of delayed enhancement in cardiac MRI in identifying sudden cardiac death in patients with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy.
akannan@shc.arizona.edu

Research Project at University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center:

 A meta- analysis on the role of delayed enhancement in cardiac MRI in identifying sudden cardiac death in patients with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy.

Prior research:

  • Performance Improvement project in improving the quality of hand offs among residents - Educated the PGY1s in delivering appropriate sign outs and identifying important information that needs to be communicated to the on call team. After the interventions, residents felt that their quality of hand offs was better than before. Canton Medical Education Foundation (2011-2012)
  • performance and quality improvement project to assess and improve knowledge in our residency program on the appropriate use of stress tests in patients with chest pain. Canton Medical Education Foundation (2009-2012)

Residency:

Internal medicine: Canton Medical Education Foundation, Canton, Ohio, (2009-2012)

Experience:

Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson (2012)

Fellowship Years: 
2015 - 2018