The Nancy L. Stephenson Award for Exemplary Industry/HRS Community Partnership | Heart Rhythm Society

The Nancy L. Stephenson Award for Exemplary Industry/HRS Community Partnership

The Nancy L. Stephenson Award for Exemplary Industry/HRS Community Partnership celebrates an Industry professional who has modeled an exemplary Industry/Heart Rhythm Society Community relationship and has promoted the advancement of the field!

Congratulations to the 2021 Nancy L. Stephenson Award for Exemplary Industry/HRS Community Partnership Recipient Craig A. Reister, MSEE.

2021 Nancy L. Stephenson Award for Exemplary Industry/HRS Community Partnership: Craig A. Reister, MSECraig Reister is currently a Systems Engineering Fellow and has been with Boston Scientific since 1997. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from North Dakota State University in Electrical Engineering with a concentration in biomedical engineering.

He has been a working member of the IEEE 11073-10103 (Implantable Device Cardiac Output or IDCO) standard committee since 2013 and is a participating member of the HRS Interoperability Workgroup since inception.

Craig grew up in Bismarck, ND and is married with two teenage boys. He has volunteered his time with the Boy Scouts and coaching youth hockey, baseball, and Lego league. His wife Chris is also an engineer and has also worked with Boston Scientific since 1997.

Heart Rhythm Society Statement of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

HRS stakeholders share a common passion for accomplishing our mission to end death and suffering from heart rhythm disorders.

We believe our diverse backgrounds, experiences and interests are assets in reaching that goal, and we are committed to providing an inclusive environment in all our activities, where everyone feels valued, respected, and welcome.

We strive to have organizational leaders who represent all aspects of our diversity and who promote the diversity, equity, and inclusion that are essential to our success.

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