American College of Cardiology announces launch of JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology


The American College of Cardiology has announced the launch of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC): Clinical Electrophysiology, which will feature original research and review articles regarding cardiac rhythm disorders.

David J Wilber, will serve as editor-in-chief of the new journal, which will begin publishing in March 2015 on a bimonthly basis.

“The addition of JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology to the JACC family will provide our members with important research in this field,” says ACC president Patrick O’Gara. “Electrophysiology is an incredibly dynamic and rapidly growing specialty in cardiology and this new resource will be a valuable source of information for those in the field, as well as for general cardiologists.”

Wilber currently serves as the George M Eisenberg Professor of Cardiovascular Sciences, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and has been the director of the Division of Cardiology and the Cardiovascular Institute at Loyola University Medical Center since 2001. He also holds the position of director of Clinical Electrophysiology.