Contact us about our research on sudden death, sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and sudden cardiac death, and our work to advance treatment and prevention of underlying conditions, such as long QT syndrome and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Dr. Ackerman also has a robust clinical research program with several ongoing clinical trials.

Michael J. Ackerman, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Principal Investigator
  2. Windland Smith Rice Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory
  3. Mayo Clinic
    Guggenheim Building, Room 501
    200 First St. SW
    Rochester, MN 55905
  4. Email:

Lab and study contacts

  1. Office phone: 507-284-0101
  2. Fax: 507-284-3757
  1. Lab supervisor: David J. Tester
  2. Lab phone: 507-538-7321
  1. Research study coordinator: Carla M. Haglund-Turnquist
  2. Study coordinator phone: 507-284-8900