Head of Cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm disorders)
Professor Kistler is an international leader in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmia and related research.
He is Head of Electrophysiology at The Alfred and the Head of Clinical Electrophysiology Research at The Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute. He is also Professor of Medicine at the University of Melbourne.
Professor Kistler has completed a PhD and post-doctoral research at St Bartholomews Hospital, London and supervised 10 PhD students. He has been supported by the NHMRC and National Heart Foundation through fellowships and project grant support.
He is an invited speaker at the prestigious Heart Rhythm Society and American Heart Association in the USA and has more than 150 publications – many in the world’s leading cardiology journals.