Primary: Medicine: Cardiovascular Medicine
Identifying and exploring the role of innate immunity, inflammasome, and interleukin-1 blockade in the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of cardiovascular disease
Heart failure, heart transplantation, and mechanical circulatory support
Dr. Bergin's research focuses on the risk of infection and thrombosis and the transition to transplantation in patients with ventricular assist devices.
Cardiac resynchronization, cardiac MRI, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, ICDs
Heart failure, Ventricular function, Ischemic-reperfusion injury, Inflammatory mechanisms, Cardiovascular genetics