HRS Global Humanitarian Award in Memory of Dr. Ramasubba Lakkireddy

HRS Global Humanitarian Award

Nominate an individual to recognize a healthcare professional who has demonstrated commitment to humanitarian work to improve heart rhythm care and increase accessibility to care in underserved patient populations.

The deadline for nominations for the 2020 award is Monday, November 4, 2019.



The Awards Subcommittee will consider candidates and recommend recipients to the Board of Trustees for approval. Award recipients will be recognized in May at Heart Rhythm 2020 in San Diego, CA.

Industry members may submit nominations, but nominees cannot be employed by Industry.

How to Submit Nominations

To nominate a candidate for this award, HRS members need to provide a letter of nomination including examples of the individual’s commitment to humanitarian work, to the Awards Subcommittee via email ( or fax (202) 464-3401.

Award Winner Receive

  • Complimentary general registration to 2020 Heart Rhythm Scientific Sessions
  • $2,000 Honoraria
  • Recognition on the HRS website and the awards program
  • Announcement in Keeping Pace and the Global Heart Rhythm Missions Community
  • Presentation of award at 2020 Heart Rhythm Scientific Sessions 
  • Commemorative plaque


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