Specialty Areas: Cardiac electrophysiology; invasive cardiology; general cardiology; atrial fibrillation; cardiac arrhythmias.
Chronology: MS: Emory University, Adult Nurse Practitioner, 2009; Board Certified, Adult Nurse Practitioner, 2009.
Jennifer Walker’s clinical focus is on the treatment of atrial fibrillation and arrhythmias. Her procedural specialty areas include implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs), pacemakers, and cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT). She is also actively involved in research to study atrial fibrillation, implanted cardiac devices, and all types of arrhythmias.
As an adjunct faculty member in the UNC School of Nursing, Jennifer is skilled in matching student needs with clinical learning opportunities and serving as a clinical preceptor. She is also a distinguished member of the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS).
Hybrid epicardial-endocardial ablation using a pericardioscopic technique for the treatment of atrial fibrillation. Gehi AK, Mounsey JP, Pursell I, Landers M, Boyce K, Chung EH, Schwartz J, Walker TJ, Guise K, Kiser AC. Heart Rhythm. 2013 Jan;10(1):22-8. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2012.08.044. Epub 2012 Sep 1.
Psychopathology and symptoms of atrial fibrillation: implications for therapy. Gehi AK, Sears S, Goli N, Walker TJ, Chung E, Schwartz J, Wood KA, Guise K, Mounsey JP. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2012 May;23(5):473-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8167.2011.02264.x. Epub 2012 Mar 19.