Heart Rhythm 2018 Press Room

Heart Rhythm 2018 will take place May 9-12 at Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, MA. All media inquiries regarding the Society's 39th Annual Scientific Sessions should be directed to 

Members of the press are invited to register for the meeting and will have access to numerous resources and information, including:

  • Press Briefings
  • Meet the Experts
  • Heart Rhythm Society Leadership
  • Request an Interview
  • Helpful Links
  • And more

Documents and Forms

Registered and approved media must utilize the following documents for requests.


Attribution Information

When referring to the Heart Rhythm Society in your press materials, please use the following text:

"Heart Rhythm 2018, the Heart Rhythm Society's 39th Annual Scientific Sessions"

The Heart Rhythm Society should always be referred to as "Heart Rhythm Society" or "the Society". Please do not abbreviate the name as HRS.

When describing the meeting in your press materials, please use the following text:
"The Heart Rhythm Society's 39th Annual Scientific Sessions convenes the finest clinicians, scientists, researchers and innovators in the field of cardiac pacing and electrophysiology. More than 800 of the world's most noted experts in cardiac rhythm management serve as faculty for more than 250 educational sessions while more than 130 exhibitors showcase innovative products and services. Attendees can anticipate an enhanced experience with advanced learning formats and new opportunities for networking."

Embargo Policy

Accepted abstracts are embargoed until 5 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. This means that information regarding any abstract submission may not be released before this time. Failure to honor embargo policies will result in the abstract being withdrawn and barred from presentation. Accepted Late-Breaking Clinical Trials Abstracts are embargoed until the time of presentation. For more information, please contact Media and Public Relations at media@HRSonline.org.

The Heart Rhythm Society reserves the right to alter embargo times at its discretion. All press materials on presentations and late-breaking clinical trials must have the abstract number, as well as the date and time of the embargo, prominently displayed at the top of the release. Press releases may be issued in the months prior to Heart Rhythm 2018 but the release must not in any way reveal the data or study results.  If the study results are reported prior to the embargo date and time, the abstract is subject to removal from Heart Rhythm 2018.