Vasanth Vedantham, MD, PhD

Visiting Scientist

Phone: (415) 476-1326
Fax: (415) 502-8627

Other Professional Titles

Assistant Professor, Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 

Administrative Assistant

Jerley Arafelis
(415) 476-1325
arafelisj@medicine.ucsf.edu

More about Dr. Vedantham

Dr. Vedantham is a visiting scientist at the Gladstone Institutes and an assistant professor of medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). As a member of the cardiac electrophysiology section at UCSF, Dr. Vedantham treats patients suffering from heart rhythm disorders. At Gladstone, Dr. Vedantham’s research focuses on the networks of genes that control cardiac electrophysiology, with a goal of defining how these networks might be disrupted in patients with cardiac arrhythmias. 

Prior to joining Gladstone in 2006, Dr. Vedantham received his PhD in neurobiology at Harvard University in 2002 and a concurrent MD at Harvard Medical School through the Medical Scientist Training Program.  He then completed an internal medicine residency at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, followed by clinical fellowships in cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology at UCSF. He has been an assistant professor at UCSF since 2010.