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Jeanne Poole


Professor of Medicine
Director, Arrhythmia Service and Electrophysiology Laboratory
Attending Physician, University of Washington Medical Center
University of Washington Medical Center
1959 N.E. Pacific Street
Box 357710
Seattle, WA 98195-7710



  • Fellowship, Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1986
  • Residency, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1983
  • Internship, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, 1981
  • MD, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1980
  • BS (summa cum laude), Washington State University, Pullman, WA, 1976



  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Electrophysiology, 1993-2013
  • National Association for Pacing and Electrophysiology (NASPE), 2001-2002
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, 1988
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983



  • Arrhythmia and electrophysiologic diagnosis and therapy




 Selected Publications

Poole JE, Gleva MJ, Mela T, Chung MK, Uslan DZ, Borge R, Gottipaty V, Shinn T, Dan D, Feldman LA, Seide H, Winston SA, Gallagher JJ, Langberg JJ, Mitchell K, Holcomb R "Complication rates associated with pacemaker or implantable cardioverter-defibrillator generator replacements and upgrade procedures: results from the REPLACE registry." Circulation 2010 Oct; 122; 16; 1553-61
Levy WC, Lee KL, Hellkamp AS, Poole JE, Mozaffarian D, Linker DT, Maggioni AP, Anand I, Poole-Wilson PA, Fishbein DP, Johnson G, Anderson J, Mark DB, Bardy GH "Maximizing survival benefit with primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy in a heart failure population." Circulation 2009 Sep; 120; 10; 835-42
Cawley PJ, Ravindrin BK, Poole JE "Not the usual cardiac rhythm device infection: a fastidious pathogen with several teaching points." Journal of hospital medicine : an official publication of the Society of Hospital Medicine 2008 Mar; 3; 2; 173-5
Caldwell JH, Link JM, Levy WC, Poole JE, Stratton JR "Evidence for pre- to postsynaptic mismatch of the cardiac sympathetic nervous system in ischemic congestive heart failure." Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine 2008 Feb; 49; 2; 234-41
Poole JE, Johnson GW, Hellkamp AS, Anderson J, Callans DJ, Raitt MH, Reddy RK, Marchlinski FE, Yee R, Guarnieri T, Talajic M, Wilber DJ, Fishbein DP, Packer DL, Mark DB, Lee KL, Bardy GH "Prognostic importance of defibrillator shocks in patients with heart failure." The New England journal of medicine 2008 Sep; 359; 10; 1009-17