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Dr. Edward J. Ciaccio received his MS (1989) and PhD (1993) in bioengineering from Rutgers University. He was staff and research faculty with the Department of Pharmacology, Columbia University Medical Center from 1990 - 2010. From 1996 - 2006 he also taught as an adjunct assistant professor for the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University and at City College of New York. In 2010 Dr. Ciaccio joined the Department of Medicine - Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center as a faculty member, and he also works part-time for the Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University. His research focus includes biosignal analysis (cardiac electrophysiology), and bioimage analysis (video capsule studies for celiac disease). Dr. Ciaccio has received an Established Investigator Award from the American Heart Association (1998), a Paper of the Year Award from Heart Rhythm journal (2008), and is Keynote Speaker at the 2nd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology, Wuhan, China (2013). He is an assistant editor of the World Journal of Gastroenterology, and an editorial board member of BioMedical Engineering OnLine, Heart Rhythm, Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, and World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He became editor-in-chief of Computers in Biology and Medicine in January, 2013.