HeartRhythm Journal Outstanding Publication Awards


The awards are presented to investigators within three years of completion of training judged to have published the best clinical and basic research articles in HeartRhythm.  

Selection Committee

  • Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editors of HeartRhythm


The Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editors evaluate data on the priority, citation, usage, and Altmetrics of all research articles published in the journal in a given year. The Editors nominate the best papers in the basic and clinical categories and select authors who fall within the appropriate training requirements of the award. 

Frequency: two awards given annually; one for clinical and one for basic research


  • $2,500 travel grant
  • Complimentary registration
  • Crystal vase

The awards are presented at the Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Sessions. Support for this award has been generously provided by Medtronic, Inc.