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The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) is a 501(c)(3) international nonprofit organization. Founded in 1979, HRS is a leading resource on cardiac pacing and electrophysiology. Our specialty organization represents medical, allied health, and science professionals from more than 90 countries who specialize in cardiac rhythm disorders.
Vision: to end death and suffering due to heart rhythm disorders.
Mission: to improve the care of patients by promoting research, education, and optimal health care policies and standards.
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The Heart Rhythm Society’s growing family of journals now includes Heart Rhythm, Heart Rhythm Case Reports, Heart Rhythm O2, and Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal. The newest journals are gold open access, online only publications and are now indexed on PubMed Central.
The Heart Rhythm Society is the international leader in science, education, and advocacy for cardiac arrhythmia professionals and patients — representing professionals in over 70 countries worldwide.
Education and Events
Heart Rhythm Society education provides premier education courses related to cardiac electrophysiology for both physicians and allied professionals. The Society's certified professional education courses awarding CME/CE credits are known for their comprehensive content and internationally-recognized faculty members.
All HRS patient resource content can now be found at the new HRS patient- and caregiver-focused site, UpBeat.org.
International Impact Initiatives
HRS launched the International Impact Initiatives program to increase opportunities for our colleagues in underserved areas. The growing set of initiatives currently include International Travel Scholarships to attend Heart Rhythm, International Membership Rates, and recognizing individuals who demonstrate commitment to underserved populations with the Global Humanitarian Award, to name a few. This program relies on financial support and generous donations from partners and passionate HRS members. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to this program by clicking the donate button below and selecting International Impact Initiatives from the drop down menu.