Yazan is a visiting scholar at Johns Hopkins University in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Medicine. After graduating from medical school in Aleppo, Syria, he moved to Germany and started his residency training in electrophysiology and cardiology. He later wrote his PhD at Bonn University before joining the CPIP research group at Lund University in Sweden.
His research primarily focuses on evaluating the atrial substrate in patients with atrial fibrillation. His current research projects aim to identify the electrophysiological properties of the atrial wall areas with late enhancement and develop new strategies for treating atrial fibrillation.
In his free time, Yazan enjoys staying active through swimming, tennis, and golf. He also plays the piano as well as the Oud and loves to cook.