Samuel Dudley

Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division
Preceptor, Medical Scientist Training Program (Combined MD/PhD Training Program)
Faculty, PhD Program in Integrative Biology and Physiology


Administrator Info
Name: Mayna Xiong
Mail: 2231 6th Street SE
4-141 CCRB
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Prior to his position with the U of MN, he served as Chief of Cardiology at Brown University in Rhode Island. Previously, he served as Chief of Cardiology and co-director of the Center for Cardiovascular Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

He received his MD/PhD degrees from the Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, in Richmond, Virginia. He completed his residency, postdoctoral fellowship and cardiology fellowship at the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois. He serves on several editorial boards for publications including the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Dudley is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association and is a member of the Association of University Cardiologists, the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the Heart Rhythm Society, the Cardiac Electrophysiology Society, and the Cardiac Muscle Society, among others. His research interests include arrhythmias and diastolic heart failure.

Research Summary

  • Diastolic heart failure
  • Sudden cardiac death

Research Funding Grants

  • NIH Grant Number: 1 T32 HL144472-01A1
    PI: Crawford, Peter A & Samuel Dudley, M.D., Ph.D. (Contact)
    Project Title: Training Program in Cardiac Innovation
  • NIH RePORTER ID: 1R01HL134791-01A1
    PI: Samuel C. Dudley, M.D., Ph.D.
    Project Title: Unfolded Protein Response and Arrhythmias
  • NIH RePORTER ID: 1R01HL136757-01
    Sub PI: Samuel C. Dudley, M.D., Ph.D.
    Project Title: Regulation of Mitochondrial Calcium Uniporter in the Heart

Clinical Summary

Cardiac arrhythmia, Arrhythmia, Heart failure, Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction