Research Fellowship Award Recipients

“I cannot emphasize enough how important this funding mechanism is — it is like the farm team, you cannot have a professional baseball team without the farm team. It is critical in getting investigators started.” Gregory Marcus, MD

Congratulations to the following distinguished awardees of the Heart Rhythm Society's Research Fellowships in cardiac electrophysiology:

2017-2018 Research Fellowship Award Recipients

Najim Lahrouchi, MD
Kenneth M. Rosen Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology Scholarship
Supported by an education grant from Medtronic
Institution: Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Weijia Wang, MD
Clinical Research Award in Honor of Mark Josephson and Hein Wellens Scholarship
Supported by an education grant from Medtronic
Institution: Department of Cardiology, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Susumu Tao, MD, PhD
The Heart Rhythm Society Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
Supported by an education grant from St. Jude
Institution: Department of Cardiology, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

2016-2017 Research Fellowship Award Recipients

Stefano Morotti, PhD
The Kenneth M. Rosen Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
Supported by an educational grant from Medtronic, Inc. 
Fellowship Institution: University of California, Davis 

Gregory S. Hoeker, PhD
Clinical Research Award in Honor of Mark Josephson and Hein Wellens
Supported by an educational grant from Medtronic, Inc
Fellowship Institution: Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, Roanoke, VA 

Heather Jameson, PhD
Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke Prevention Research Award
Supported by an educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim 
Fellowship Institution: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Francesca Santoro, PhD
The Heart Rhythm Society Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
Supported by an educational grant from St. Jude Medical
Fellowship Institution: Stanford University

Jerome Montnach, PhD
The Heart Rhythm Society Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
Supported by an educational grant from St. Jude Medical (2015-2016)
Fellowship Institution: NYULMC, New York, NY

 

2015-2016 Research Fellowship Award Recipients

Tomos E. Walters, MBBS
The Kenneth M. Rosen Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
Supported by an educational grant from Medtronic, Inc.
Fellowship Institution: University of California, San Francisco 

Tina Baykaner, MD, MPH
Clinical Research Award in Honor of Mark Josephson and Hein Wellens
Supported by an educational grant from Medtronic, Inc.
Fellowship Institution: University of California, San Diego

Stephen P. Chelko, PhD
The Heart Rhythm Society Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
Supported by an educational grant from St. Jude Medical
Fellowship Institution: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine