Since 1998, Gerhard Hindricks is co-director of the Department of Electrophysiology at the Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital. Since 2005, he is professor of medicine at Universität Leipzig. He graduated at the Westfälische Wilhelm University Münster in 1989. He specialized in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. His areas of interest are cardiac electrophysiology and catheter ablation. Hindricks has more than 150 publications in German and international journals, monography and textbooks.