Recognition Awards

Recognition Awards

Each year the Heart Rhythm Society recognizes outstanding contributions to the field and to the Society through the Society’s Recognition Awards.

Nominations for the 2021 award are no longer being accepted.

Distinguished Allied Professional Award

  • Purpose: Recognition for an Allied who has demonstrated strategic leadership in the HRS allied community throughout his/her career, and in doing so has furthered the field of electrophysiology and patient care
  • Eligibility: Nominees must be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
  • Frequency: One award; given annually

Distinguished Scientist Award

  • Purpose: Recognition for individuals who have made major contributions to the advancement of scientific knowledge in the field of cardiac pacing and/or cardiac electrophysiology
  • Eligibility: Nominees must be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
  • Frequency: At least one award (one clinical and/or one basic); given annually

Distinguished Service Award

  • Purpose: Recognition for an individual who has made outstanding contributions to the Heart Rhythm Society
  • Eligibility: Nominees need not be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
  • Frequency: One award; as appropriate

Distinguished Teacher Award

  • Purpose: Recognition for an individual who has demonstrated outstanding skills as a teacher in the field of cardiac pacing and/or electrophysiology
  • Eligibility: Nominees must be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
  • Frequency: One award; given annually

Pioneer in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology Award

  • Purpose: Recognition for an individual who has been active in cardiac pacing and/or cardiac electrophysiology for many years, and has made significant contributions to the field
  • Eligibility: Nominees need not be members of the Heart Rhythm Society
  • Frequency: One award; given annually

Award Winners Receive

  • Complimentary registration to Heart Rhythm
  • Coach airfare for one to Heart Rhythm 
  • Hotel accommodations for the duration of Heart Rhythm 
  • Recognition on the HRS website
  • Presentation of award by colleague of recipient's choice
  • Commemorative plaque

Questions?

Please contact awards@HRSonline.org.