Structure and Governance

Learn about the leadership and processes that guide the Society.

Call for Leadership Nominations

Please help the Nominations Subcommittee determine the slate of Heart Rhythm Society officers and trustees for the 2020 – 2021 term.

Strategic Plan

The Heart Rhythm Society Strategic Plan provides guidance on the Society's programs, products and services for the next three to five years (implemented Spring 2014).

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the ultimate governing authority of the Society.

Past Presidents of the Heart Rhythm Society

The Heart Rhythm Society, established in 1979 (originally named the North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology, or NASPE) has been led by some of the most accomplished and distinguished cardiac pacing and electrophysiology professionals.

Governance Structure

Download this information sheet to see what our structure looks like.

Bylaws of the Heart Rhythm Society

Amended as of September 29, 2018

Disclosure Policy

As part of the Society's commitment to transparency and accountability, and to attain the highest standards of excellence, HRS maintains independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its activities.

Leadership Job Descriptions

Click here to view HRS' leadership job descriptions. 

Leadership Series

The HRS Leadership Series is a newsletter for leaders at the Heart Rhythm Society to communicate and keep HRS members informed of the most current, relevant industry and organizational updates.

Board Service Agreement

Click here to read the Society's Board Service Agreement. 

Diversity Equity Inclusion

Click here to read the Society's statement of diversity, equity, and inclusion.