Dr. Suraj Kapa is a consultant in the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota where he serves as director of the Augmented and Virtual Reality innovations group. Dr. Kapa’s research focuses on translational innovation as well as elucidating basic mechanisms underlying electrophysiological diseases. These efforts include the development of new technologies or techniques for autonomic modulation, mapping of atrial and ventricular arrhythmias, and creation of novel devices that can be used for cardiac monitoring and prevention and treatment of electrophysiological disease. As a recognized expert in his field, Dr. Kapa has authored numerous journal articles, book chapters, abstracts and other written publications. He serves as section editor of Circulation A&E and on the scientific advisory boards for Boston Scientific, Abbott and several startup companies.