Derek V. Exner

Associate Dean of Clinical Trials | University of Calgary

Dr. Derek Exner is Canada Research Chair in Cardiovascular Clinical Trials, a Professor and the Associate Dean of Clinical Trials at the University of Calgary. Derek is a cardiologist, heart rhythm specialist, and clinical trials expert. His clinical work and research focus on Cardiac Implantable Electrical Device (CIED) therapy. He has authored or co-authored over 300 articles, book chapters, and abstracts, including publications in leading medical journals, has chaired and participated on multiple Canadian and International Guidelines Committees, and is involved with multiple medical technology start-up companies.