Alen Cheng, MD


Vice President, Medtronic

Region: Minneapolis, MN, USA


Dr. Alan Cheng graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California, Los Angeles with a B.S. degree in Biochemistry. He later matriculated to Yale Medical School where he earned his MD degree. He served as an intern and a resident in internal medicine on the Osler Medical Service at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. He remained at Hopkins for his general cardiology and advanced cardiac electrophysiology training. He joined the faculty at Johns Hopkins University and served as the Director of the Arrhythmia Device Service at Johns Hopkins Hospital. In 2016, he transitioned to become the Vice President of Tachy Clinical Research for Medtronic and currently serves as Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University and is the principal investigator of an National Institutes of Health R01 research grant focused on atrial fibrillation and strokes.

Dr. Cheng is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and has been board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases and Cardiac Electrophysiology. He is recognized as a fellow of the American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, Heart Rhythm Society, and European Society of Cardiology.

Purpose and Mission statement:
As a physician, educating others about their health and facilitating access to healthcare resources has been a lifelong goal. I am passionate about supporting efforts that raise awareness and empower patients to take ownership of their health.



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