Dr. Dick

Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts                                     B.A.              1963                 History

University of Virginia School of Medicine,                                             M.D.             1967                 Medicine

Charlottesville, Virginia

research and/or professional experience: Concluding with present position, list, in chronological order, previous employment, experience, and honors.  Include present membership on any Federal Government public advisory committee.  List, in chronological order, the titles, all authors, and complete references to all publications during the past three years and to representative earlier publications pertinent to this application.  If the list of publications in the last three years exceeds two pages, select the most pertinent publications.  do not exceed two pages.

Amnon Rosenthal Collegiate Professor of Pediatric Cardiology, 1994-2001

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of 1987-present

Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, 1981-87

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, 1977-81

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, 1977

Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Associate in Cardiology, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Boston, 1976-77


Instructor in Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, 1974-77

Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Assistant in Cardiology, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Boston, 1974-76


Clinical Fellow in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1971-74


Fellow in Cardiology, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Boston, 1971-74


Fellow in Pediatric Cardiology, University of Virginia Hospital, 1970-71

Charlottesville, Virginia

Pediatric Resident, University of Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville 1968-70


Pediatric Intern, University of Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville, 1967-68


Fischbach PS, Law IH, Dick M II, Leroy S, Mosca RS, Serwer GA. Use of a Single Coil Transvenous Electrode with Abdominally Placed Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator in Children. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2000;23:884-887.

Law IH, Fischbach PS, LeRoy S,  Lloyd TR, Rocchini AP, Dick II M. Access to the left atrium for delivery of radiofrequency ablation in young patients: retrograde aortic vs. transseptal approach. Pediatric Cardiology 2001; 22:204-209.

Law IH, Fischbach PS, Goldberg C, Mosca RS, Bove E.L, Lloyd TR, Rocchini AP, Dick II M. Inducibility of intra-atrial tachycardia following the first 2 stages of the Fontan sequence.  J Am Coll Cardiol 2001;37:231-237.

Bradley DJ, Fischbach PS, Law, IH, Serwer GA, Dick II M. The clinical course of multifocal atrial tachycardia in infants and children. J Am Coll Cardiol 2001:38:401-408.

Kusiak A, Law IH, Dick II, M. The G-algorithm for extraction of robust decision rules: children’s postoperative intra-atrial arrhythmia case study. IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine. 2001;5:225-235.

Stefanelli CB, Bradley DJ, Leroy S, Dick M, Serwer GA, Fischbach PS. Implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy for life-threatening arrhythmias in young patients. J Intervent Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2002;6:235-244.

Horenstein MS, Saarel E, Dick II M, Karpawich PP. Reversible symptomatic dilated cardiomyopathy in older children and young adolescents due to primary non-sinus supraventricular tachycardia. Pediatric Cardiology 2003;24(4):274-279.

Law IH, Bradley DJ, Fischbach PS, Saarel EV, Bove EL, Dick II M. Intra-atrial reentrant tachycardia in the Fontan population. International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism. 2003; 1(5):363-367.

Saarel EV, Stefanelli CB, Fischbach PS, Serwer GA, Rosenthal A, Dick II M.  Transtelephonic electrocardiographic monitors for evaluation of children and adolescents with suspected arrhythmias. Pediatrics 2004;113(2):248-251.

Chun TUH, Epstein MR, Dick II M, Andelfinger G, Ballester BS, Vanoye CG, George Jr AL, Benson DW. Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia and KCNJ2 mutations. Heart Rhythm 2004; 1:235-241.

Fischbach PS, Saarel EV, Dick II M. Transient atrioventricular conduction block with cryoablation following normal cryomapping. Heart Rhythm 2004;1(5):554-557.

Aiyagari R, Saarel EV, Etheridge SP, Bradley DJ, Dick M 2nd, Fischbach PS.

Radiofrequency ablation for supraventricular tachycardia in children </=15 kg
is safe and effective. Pediatr Cardiol. 2005;26(5):622-626.

Law IH, Von Bergen NH, Gingerich JC, Saarel EV, Fischbach PS, Dick II M.    Transcatheter   cryothermal ablation of junctional ectopic tachycardia in the normal heart. Heart Rhythm 2006;3 (8): 903-907

Adamson PC, Rhodes LA, Saul JP, Dick II M, Epstein MR, Moate P, Boston R, Schreiner MS.  The pharmacokinetics of esmolol in pediatric subjects with supraventricular arrhythmias. Pediatr Cardiol 2006;27420:427.

Papez AL, Al-Ahdab M, Dick II M, Fischbach PS. Transcatheter cryotherapy for the treatment of supraventricular tachyarrhythmias in children: a single center experience.

J Interv Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2006 Apr;15(3):191-196.

Papez AL, Al-Ahdab M,. Dick II M, Fischbach PS. Impact of a computer assisted

navigation on radiation exposure during pediatric ablation procedures. J Interv Card

Electrophysiol  2007 18:121-127.

Atkins DL, Scott WA, Blaufox AD, Law IH, Dick M 2nd, Geheb F, Sobh J, Brewer.

Sensitivity and specificity of an automated external defibrillator algorithm designed

for pediatric patients. Resuscitation. 2008 Feb;76(2):168-74.

Lawrence D, Von Bergen N, Frias PA, Streiper MJ, Law IH, Bradley DJ, Dick M,

Fischbach PS.  Inappropriate ICD discharges in single chamber vs. dual chamber devices

in the pediatric and young adult population, Congenital Heart Disease; 2008 2(5):380.

Kean AC, Shetty I, Gelehrter SK, Dick II M, Bradley DJ. Experience with CARTO Sound

for arrhythmias in pediatric and congenital heart disease patients. J Interv Card

Electrophysiol 2010  (in press).


Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology in the Young, edited by Dick II M. Springer Science –Business Media, Inc., 2006, New York,