Portrait Corinna Isabel Beatrice Brunckhorst

Corinna Isabel Beatrice Brunckhorst
Prof. Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Department of Cardiology

Other functions at USZ

  • Head of outpatient rhythmology, device consultation hours Department of Cardiology
  • Vice Head of Rhythmology Department of Cardiology


  • Electrophysiology
  • Catheter ablation
  • Device Therapy


Tel. +41 44 255 20 99

Other competencies

  • Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathies (ARVC)


Medical studies

  • Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg
  • Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
  • University of Hamburg
  • Harvard Medical School
  • University of Capetown
  • University of California San Diego

Residency training and fellowship

  • Rudolf Virchow Clinic Berlin
  • German Heart Center Berlin
  • Benjamin Franklin Clinic Berlin
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard University

Clinical position

  • Senior Attending Physician Rhythmology, University Heart Center Zurich

Academic positions

  • Private lecturer, University of Zurich 2005
  • Titular Professor, University of Zurich 2008
  • Visiting Professor, Harvard University 2019

Most important memberships

  • European Society of Cardiology
  • Heart Rhythm Society
  • European Heart Rhythm Association
  • Swiss Society of Cardiology
  • Zurich Society of Cardiology

Research focus

  • Interventional electrophysiology and catheter ablation
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathies
  • ARVC Program