McElderry In addition to being actively involved in technology development and basic research, the Section of Electrophysiology is a leading participant in clinical trials that evaluate catheter ablation and implantable device therapy for faster, more efficient, diagnosis, and treatment.

Program Director
H. Thomas McElderry, MD

Type of Research



Improving the procedures and devices used in the treatment of atrial fibrillation in ventricular tachycardia


  • Develop novel cardiac ablation systems & system evaluation methods
  • Conduct feasibility studies
  • Conduct system longevity studies

Contact Information

H. Thomas McElderry, MD, Program Director

Faculty Office Tower, Room 930
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham Alabama 35294-3400