John Camm is Professor of Clinical Cardiology at St George's Hospital Medical School, University of London, UK, and Professor of Cardiology at Imperial College, London. Professor Camm is a Fellow of the Medical Academy of Science, the Royal College of Physicians, the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association, the Heart Rhythm Association, and the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). He is President of the Arrhythmia Alliance, Founder of the Atrial Fibrillation Association, Editor-in-Chief of Europace and Clinical Cardiology, Editor of European Heart Journal, and an editorial board member of a further 15 journals.
Professor Camm is also Editor of the European Society of Cardiology Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, Electrophysiology of the Heart, Clinical Cardiology and Evidence Based Medicine. He has written or edited more than 40 books, predominantly in the field of cardiac arrhythmology and authored or co-authored almost 1100 peer reviewed papers, more than 500 book chapters, and in excess of 2500 accepted abstracts. He has delivered more than 500 international lectures.
Professor Camm has been involved in the production of numerous medical guidelines, including the ESC guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation. Professor Camm was awarded the ESC Gold Medal in 2005 and the British Cardiovascular Society Mackenzie Medal in 2008. Professor Camm is the President of the European Heart Rhythm Association for 2017-2018.