Editorial Board

Editor in Chief

  • Jeanne E. Poole, MD, FHRS, University of Washington Division of Cardiology, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Arrhythmias (mechanisms),  Cardiac resynchronization therapy,  Congenital heart disease,  Ventricular arrhythmia

Associate Editors

  • Nazem Akoum, MD, MS, FHRS, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Ablation,  atrial fibrillation,  imaging - MRI
  • Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green, MD, FHRS, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America, Pacemaker,  ICD-ventricular,  resynchronization therapy,  gender difference
  • Isabel Deisenhofer, MD, German Heart Centre Munich, München, Germany, Atrial fibrillation,  ventricular arrythmias,  sudden cardiac death
  • Marye J. Gleva, MD, FHRS, Washington University in St Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America, Congenital heart disease,  sudden death,  devices for heart failure 
  • Jeffrey S. Healey, MD, MSc, FHRS, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Atrial fibrillation,  devices for heart failure,  Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
  • Dennis H. Lau, MBBS, PhD, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia, Biventricular pacing,  mechanisms of atrial fibrillation,  risk factors

Section Editors

  • Jennifer Avari Silva, MD, FHRS, FACC, FAHA, CCEP-PC, Washington University in St Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America, Pediatric Electrophysiology, Inherited Arrhythmias, Cardiac Devices, Innovation, Cardiac ablation, Medical Extended Reality, Wearables, Digital Health
  • Margaret B. Harvey, PhD, APRN, ACNP-BC, CHFN, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation,  Heart failure,  Pulmonary vein isolation,  High burden PVC ablation,  CIED's
  • Saman Nazarian, MD, PhD, FHRS, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation,  catheter ablation,  magnetic resonance imaging,  ventricular tachycardia
  • Brian Olshansky, MD, FHRS, CCDS, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America
  • Uma N. Srivatsa, MBBS, MS, FHRS, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation ablation,  leads,  ventricular tachycardia,  quality of life

Social Media Editor

  • Valentina Kutyifa, MD, PhD, FHRS, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America, Implantable cardioverter defibrillator, Cardiac resynchronization therapy, Sudden cardiac death

Statistical Editors

  • Jeffrey Harris Burton, PhD, Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America, Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Meta-analysis, Modeling
  • Jia Wang, MSc, Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Clinical trial design,  data analysis,  statistical modeling

Editorial Board Members

  • Tristram D. Bahnson, MD, FHRS, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation,  catheter ablation,  supraventricular tachycardia
  • Tina Baykaner, MD, MPH, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation ablation,  computer mapping,  cardiovascular disease
  • David Birnie, BSc(Hons), MB ChB, MRCP(UK), MD, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Ablation, anticoagulation, cardioversion, cardiac sarcoidosis
  • Rasmus Borgquist, MD, PhD, Skane University Hospital and Lund University, Lund, Sweden, Implantable cardioverter defibrillator,  resynchronization therapy,  ARVD/C
  • Noel G. Boyle, MD, PhD, FHRS, University of California Los Angeles Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Los Angeles, California, United States of America, Atrial arrhythmias,  implantable cardioverter defibrillator,  ventricular arrhythmias during myocardial ischemia
  • Yong-Mei Cha, MD, FHRS, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America, Biventricular resynchronization,  autonomic nervous system,  ventricular arrhythmia
  • Neal A. Chatterjee, MD, MSc, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Ventricular arrhythmias, Sudden cardiac death, Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Shih-Ann Chen, MD, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Arrhythmogenesis,  focal atrial tachycardia,  ablation
  • Nipavan Chiamvimonvat, MD, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America, Calcium channel,  cellular electrophysiology,  computational modeling
  • Rajat Deo, MD, MTR, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Ablation,  pacemaker,  syncope,  implantable cardioverter defibrillator
  • Isabelle Deschênes, PhD, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America, Cellular electrophysiology, Cellular mechanisms, Ion channelopathies
  • Abhishek J. Deshmukh, MD, FHRS, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation ablation,  ventricular tachycardia,  sudden cardiac death
  • Sanjay Dixit, MD, FHRS, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 3-D mapping,  atrial fibrillation,  ventricular tachycardia
  • Michael R. Gold, MD, PhD, FHRS, Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine, Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America, Implantable cardioverter defibrillator,  resynchronization therapy,  clinical trials
  • Ilan Goldenberg, MD, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America, Clinical trials,  congenital long-QT syndrome,  biventricular devices
  • Dhiraj Gupta, MD, DM, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, United Kingdom, Catheter ablation,  left atrium,  AV node reentry
  • E. Kevin Heist, MD, PhD, FHRS, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation ablation,  implantable cardioverter defibrillator,  cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Gordon Ho, MD, FHRS, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America, America,  Catheter ablation,  electrocardiography ,  electroanatomic mapping,  3D mapping,  computed tomography
  • Mathew D. Hutchinson, MD, FHRS, The University of Arizona College of Medicine Tucson, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation,  ventricular tachycardia,  MR imaging,  ECG Images of the Month
  • Julia H. Indik, MD, PhD, FHRS, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America, Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy,  resuscitation research
  • Charles E. Kennergren, MD, PhD, FHRS, University of Gothenburg Institute of Medicine, Goteborg, Sweden, Lead extraction,  pacemaker complication,  ventricular arrhythmia,  ,  
  • Peter M. Kistler, MBBS, PhD, FHRS, The University of Melbourne Melbourne Medical School, Melbourne, Australia, Ablation,  cardioversion,  heart failure
  • Rachel J. Lampert, MD, FHRS, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America, Implantable cardioverter defibrillator,  autonomic nervous system,  behavioral stress,  heart rate variability
  • Chu-Pak Lau, MD, FHRS, CCDS, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Atrial fibrillation,  devices for heart failure,  risk factors
  • Wayne C. Levy, MD, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Heart failure,  mathematical models,  sudden death
  • Dominik Linz, MD, PhD, The University of Adelaide Centre for Heart Rhythm Disorders, Adelaide, Australia, Atrial fibrillation,  sleep apnea,  autonomic nervous system
  • Judith A. Mackall, MD, FHRS, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America, Devices for heart failure,  clinical trials,  resynchronization therapy
  • Francis E. Marchlinski, MD, FHRS, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Ablation,  ventricular arrhythmia,  arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
  • Nassir F. Marrouche, MD, FHRS, Tulane University School of Medicine, Electrophysiology, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation - modeling,  risk stratification,  stroke,  digital health
  • Pamela K. Mason, MD, FHRS, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation,  lead extraction,  pacemaker complication
  • Suneet Mittal, BA, MD, FHRS, Valley Health System Inc, Ridgewood, New Jersey, United States of America, Ablation,  pacing,  risk stratification,  sinus node dysfunction,  syncope
  • Tachapong Ngarmukos, MD, Mahidol University Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand, Atrial fibrillation ablation,  Brugada syndrome,  supraventricular tachycardia
  • Jens Cosedis Nielsen, MD, DMSc, PhD, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark, Biventricular pacing,  pacemaker,  resynchronization,  sinus node
  • Douglas L. Packer, MD, Mayo Clinic Foundation, St. Mary's Hospital Complex, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation,  ventricular tachycardia,  mapping,  clinical trials,  ,  
  • Rajeev Pathak, MBBS, PhD, FHRS, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, Atrial fibrillation,  atrial mapping,  remodeling,  risk stratification
  • Jonathan P. Piccini, MD, MHS, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America, Ablation,  atrial fibrillation,  endocardial mapping,  lead extraction
  • Travis L. Pollema, DO, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America, Cardiac surgery,  Lead management and extraction,  Lung transplant,  Heart failure
  • Jordan M. Prutkin, MD, MHS, FHRS, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Implantable cardioverter defibrillator,  leadless pacemaker,  sudden cardiac death
  • Ravi Ranjan, MD, PhD, FHRS, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America, Cardiac resynchronization therapy,  atrial fibrillation ablation,  ventricular tachycardia
  • Michiel Rienstra, MD, PhD, University Medical Center Groningen, Department of Cardiology, Groningen, Netherlands, Atrial fibrillation therapy,  devices for heart failure,  epidemiology,  risk factors
  • Melissa R. Robinson, MD, FHRS, CCDS, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Ventricular tachycardia,  adult congenital heart disease,  ablation 
  • Alexander Romanov, MD, PhD, FHRS, FSBI National Medical Research Center named after E N Meshalkin, Novosibirsk, Russian Federation, Atrial fibrillation,  ventricular arrhythmia,  sudden cardiac death
  • Robert A. Rose, PhD, FHRS, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Mechanisms of atrial fibrillation,  molecular biology,  ion channel,  sinus node,  ,  
  • Thomas Rostock, MD, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany, Atrial fibrillation,  catheter ablation,  supraventricular tachycardia
  • Gregory Roth, MD, MPH, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Cardiovascular disease modeling,  heart failure,  quality of care
  • Molly Sachdev, MD, MPH, FHRS, Washington University in St Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America, Catheter ablation,  clinical trials,  cost effectiveness,  defibrillation
  • Kyoko Soejima, MD, Kyorin University, Mitaka, Japan, Ventricular arrhythmia,  pacemaker,  sudden cardiac death,  electrical mapping
  • Charles D. Swerdlow, MD, FHRS, CCDS, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States of America, Catheter ablation,  implantable cardioverter defibrillator,  algorithms,  mapping
  • Isabelle C. Van Gelder, MD, PhD, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands, Biventricular pacing,  devices for heart failure,  resynchronization 
  • Niraj Varma, MD, PhD, Cleveland Clinic Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing Section, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America, Ablation,  Remote monitoring,  Resynchronization therapy,  Lead extraction
  • Oussama M. Wazni, MD, MBA, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America, Ablation,  AF-modeling,  cardiac implantable electronic device infection
  • Jennifer M. Wright, MA, MD, FHRS, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation,  catheter ablation,  ventricular tachycardia,  clinical electrophysiology
  • Paul C. Zei, MD, PhD, FHRS, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Atrial fibrillation,  ablation,  electrical mapping

Heart Rhythm Society Officers 2022-2023

  • Andrew D. Krahn, MD, FHRS, President
  • Jodie L. Hurwitz, MD, FHRS, President-Elect
  • Sana M. Al-Khatib, MD, FHRS, 1st Vice-President
  • Mina K. Chung, MD, FHRS, 2nd Vice-President
  • Kenneth A. Ellenbogen, MD, MHS, FHRS, CCDS, Secretary and Treasurer