Title: Cardiac Electrophysiologist, Cardiologist
Company: Cardiology, Queen Elizabeth II Halifax Infirmary, Heart Rhythm Service
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Rajin Choudhury, MD, Cardiac Electrophysiologist and Cardiologist at the Queen Elizabeth II Halifax Infirmary, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in Medicine.
Since his childhood in Calcutta, India, Dr. Choudhury has accrued a substantial academic and medical background, with his latest degree in cardiac electrophysiology and pacing from the Heart Rhythm Management Centre at the cardiovascular department of Universitair Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel. There were no doctors in his family, but he knew he wanted to help people, so pursued a career in medicine. Dr. Choudhury was recently awarded a 2016 Fellowship Grant for Postgraduate training in cardiac electrophysiology and pacing from Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Medtronic Europe. He has been recognized with a 2015 Award of Recognition for Outstanding Service to Patients and Cardiology from Al Qassimi Hospital and the Ministry Of Health of the United Arab Emirates.
Dr. Choudhury earned a bachelor’s degree in medicine and surgery from the Universitatea de Medicina si Farmacie Grigore T. Popa in 2002. He interned there and served his residency with Universitatea de Stat de Medicina si Farmacie Nicolae Testemitanu, and was a cardiology fellow of the IMSP Institutul de Cardiologie from 2007 to 2009. From 2010 to 2011, Dr. Choudhury was a resident medical officer of ILS Hospitals, and from 2014 to 2015 he served a clinical fellowship in invasive cardiac electrophysiology with AZ Sint-Jan Hospital Brugge-Oostende AV in Belgium. He is currently a cardiac electrophysiologist and pacing fellow with the Queen Elizabeth II Halifax Infirmary.
With numerous fellowships and awards to his name, Dr. Choudhury joined the European Heart Rhythm Association Young Electrophysiologists Community in 2015, and is a member of the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society and physician of the Heart Rhythm Society. In 2014, he was elected as a fellow of the Gulf Heart Association, and in 2011 he became a lifetime member of the Indian Medical Association and the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Choudhury hosted the Eastern India Interventional Cardiology Conclave in Calcutta in 2011, and his work can be found in numerous medical publications.
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