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The founders of the Society established organizational leadership of a high caliber from the very beginning; introducing many prominent figures from the field of cardiac pacing and electrophysiology. Each president has been a driving force for the Society, supporting our mission and advancing clinical accomplishments in their respected field.

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As an international leader in science, education and advocacy for cardiac arrhythmias professionals and patients its members and partners include clinicians, scientists, industry and government. Established in 1979 by four doctors who recognized the need to distinguish cardiac pacing and electrophysiology from other areas of cardiology, HRS today now represents more than 5,500 cardiac pacing and electrophysiology professionals in over 70 countries.  With a staff of 45, our organization continues to grow.