Founders Lectureship Award | Heart Rhythm Society

Founders Lectureship Award


The Founders Lectureship will be awarded to a prominent member of the heart rhythm community, either nationally or internationally, who

  • Has made a significant and unique contribution to the field of cardiac pacing and electrophysiology;
  • Can deliver a high-quality lecture that will be of interest to a multidisciplinary audience;
  • Can attend the Heart Rhythm Society's annual Heart Rhythm meeting
  • Will grant permission to the Heart Rhythm Society to audio and video capture the lecture for future enduring products

Selection Committee

  • Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) Heart Rhythm Program Committee Chair
  • HRS Heart Rhythm Program Committee Abstract Chair
  • HRS President
  • HRS 1st Vice-President


Working with HRS staff, the Committee will, on an annual basis, identify a list of possible recipients and choose the format of the lectureship. 

Frequency: One award; given annually


Award winners receive:

  • Complimentary registration to the current year's Heart Rhythm
  • A lectureship at the annual Heart Rhythm conference
  • $2,500 honorarium
  • $2,500 for the honoree's travel and housing expenses.
  • $250 award plaque

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