Medical School
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine (1991)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1994), Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1997), Cardiology
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1998), Cardiac Electrophysiology

Research Interest

  • Asymptomatic atrial fibrillation
  • Automated external defibrillators
  • Cardioversion and defibrillation
  • Pacemaker technology
  • Sudden cardiac death


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Habitual Cocaine Use is associated with High Defibrillation Threshold During ICD Implantation
Jay Chen, Rao Naseem, Owen Obel, Jose Joglar J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol Summer 2007 18 722-725
Automated external defibrillator use by police responders. Where do w go from here?
Joglar J.A., Page R.l. Circulatio 2002 106 1030-1033
Automated external defibrillators: technical considerations and clinical promise
Takata T, Page RL, Joglar JA Annals of Internal Medicine December 2001 135 990-998

Honors & Awards

  • Elizabeth Thaxton Page and Ellis Batten Page Professorship in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Research
    Chair (2003)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Heart Rhythm Society