Heart Rhythm Society Recognition Awards

Each year the Heart Rhythm Society recognizes outstanding contributions to the field and to the Society through the Society’s Recognition Awards.

Nominations for the 2018 Recognition Awards are no longer being accepted.

Distinguished Scientist Award

Purpose: Recognition for an individual who has made major contributions to the advancement of scientific knowledge in the field of cardiac pacing and/or cardiac electrophysiology
Eligibility: Nominees must be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
Frequency: One award (either clinical or basic); given annually
   

Distinguished Service Award

Purpose: Recognition for an individual who has made outstanding contributions to the Heart Rhythm Society
Eligibility: Nominees need not be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
Frequency: One award; as appropriate
   

Distinguished Teacher Award

Purpose: Recognition for an individual who has demonstrated outstanding skills as a teacher in the field of cardiac pacing and/or electrophysiology
Eligibility: Nominees must be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
Frequency: One award; given annually
   

Pioneer in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology Award

Purpose: Recognition for an individual who has been active in cardiac pacing and/or cardiac electrophysiology for many years, and has made significant contributions to the field
Eligibility: Nominees need not be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
Frequency: One award; given annually

Award Winners Receive

  • Complimentary registration to Heart Rhythm
  • Coach airfare for one to Heart Rhythm
  • Hotel accommodations for the duration of Heart Rhythm
  • Recognition on the HRS website
  • Presentation of award by colleague of recipient's choice
  • Commemorative plaque

Questions? Please contact awards@HRSonline.org.