Dr. David Albert

AliveCor Founder

Dr. David Albert founded and leads AliveCor as its Chief Medical Officer. With AliveCor’s KardiaMobile device, Dr. Albert invented a reliable way to record your own EKG, anywhere and anytime. FDA-cleared, clinically proven, and used by the world’s leading cardiologists, KardiaMobile gives you instant medical grade results that detect Atrial Fibrillation (AF).

From this LinkedIn profile:
Started Corazonix in 1985.
Sold to Arrhythmia Research Technology in 1991.

Started Data Critical in 1995.
Went public in 1999 (DCCA: NASDAQ).
Sold to GE Healthcare in 2001.
Worked at GE Healthcare on New Technologies and Products.
Left GE as Chief Clinical Scientist of GE Cardiology in 2004.

Started InnovAlarm in 2004.
InnovAlarm will be split into three separate startups, each addressing unique opportunities and markets. Lifetone introduced our first product, the LIfetone HL Fire Alarm and Clock as the first UL-listed, patented low frequency and tactile fire alarm in the guise of a standard alarm clock. It is the most effective alarm for awakening all at risk people in a night time fire emergency.

Started AliveCor in 2010 to commercialize my smartphone ECG invention as one of the earliest and most clinically validated digital health innovations.

60 issued US patents, 25 currently pending.
100 published abstracts and journal articles in the Cardiovascular Literature

Specialties: Cardiovascular diagnostic devices (ECG, echo, CT, MRI, nuclear)
Audio digital signal processing (alarms, Doppler Echo)
Patents (software and devices)