Dr. Paul Dorian

Dr. Dorian is the Department Director, Division of Cardiology, University of Toronto and Staff Cardiac Electrophysiologist at St. Michael’s Hospital. He is Professor of Medicine in the Divisions of Cardiology and Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Toronto, and a Staff Scientist at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute.

Dr. Dorian received his medical degree from McGill University and his M.Sc. in Pharmacology from the University of Toronto. He also completed a Fellowship in Cardiac Electrophysiology at Stanford University Medical Centre.

His research interests include advanced cardiac life support, atrial fibrillation, the clinical pharmacology of antiarrhythmic drugs, and clinical research on implanted devices, antiarrhythmic drugs, and quality of life in patients with arrhythmias.

He is a Co-PI on the NIH-funded Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium, and Chair of the arrhythmia section of the CaNNECTIN Canadian cardiovascular clinical trials collaborative, and serves on the steering committee of several multicenter clinical trials in arrhythmia care.