Program & Events


The Heart Rhythm Society’s 38th Annual Scientific Sessions, May 10-13, 2017 at the McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, will convene the finest clinicians, scientists, researchers and innovators in the field of cardiac pacing and electrophysiology. More than 800 of the world’s most noted experts in cardiac rhythm management will serve as faculty for more than 250 educational sessions covering topic areas including pacing, defibrillation, clinical arrhythmia management, ablation, pharmacology, genetics, basic science, health policy, and more!

Together we will explore new possibilities, network with our peers, and immerse ourselves in this singular community of professionals dedicated to improving the care of patients with heart rhythm disorders. 


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Get access to all of the innovative programming as well as Opening Plenary, Allied Professionals Forums, Basic/Translational Science Forum, and much more.


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Receive an all-access pass to Heart Rhythm 2017, all three Summits, plus Heart Rhythm On Demand and Summits On Demand. As an added benefit, you will be able to share a Heart Rhythm On Demand and Summits On Demand with a colleague, giving them unlimited online access.



VT/VF Summit (Included in Premier)

The VT/VF Summit will provide a state-of-the art discussion on all aspects of managing patients with ventricular arrhythmias. 

Lead and Device Management Summit (Included in Premier)

Join world-renowned experts in a discussion dedicated to Lead and Device Management Summit.

AF Summit (Included in Premier)

The AF Summit program will provide a comprehensive review of atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation and evolving therapies that are shaping the field.

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Advance Program Brochure

Page through the Advance Program eBook to learn more about this year's Opening Plenary Session, highlighted sessions, faculty, Official Educational Satellite Symposia, Exhibit Hall highlights, and registration information.

2017 Online Itinerary Planner

Access the Heart Rhythm 2017 Online Itinerary Planner to browse sessions by day, Program Highlights and Events, Session Category, Physician Competencies, Session Type or collect your credits.

Featured Programming

Pediatric & Adult Congenital Heart Disease Programming

Specialists can tailor their learning experiences and certification needs with more than the 24 sessions offered.  Discover the latest advances in science, research, clinical practice, and Maintenance of Certification offerings!

Basic/Translational Science Programming

In close collaboration with the Cardiac Electrophysiology Society, two half-day programs and more than 26 sessions that highlight a strong curriculum are exemplified through a variety of session types.

Allied Professionals Programming

Allied Professionals can build an itinerary from more than two dozen sessions with everything from full-day forums, hands-on demonstrations, abstracts, rapid fire cases, and networking luncheons. 


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