HRS Announces Worldwide Coalition to Improve CIED Follow-up at Heart Rhythm 2023 in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS – The Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS), together with Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), and the Asian-Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS) is proud to announce the Second World Forum on Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices (CIED) Follow-up, at its Heart Rhythm 2023 in New Orleans, Louisiana on Thursday, […]

LAHRS Webinar Cycle

The Latin American Heart Rhythm Society cordially invites you to its 3rd webinar 2023 entitled “STRATEGIES IN VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA ABLATION” We will have the participation of great experts in the field: Dr. Mauricio Abello (Argentina) Dr. Luis Carlos Saenz (Colombia) Dr. Mauricio Scanavacca (Brazil) Dr. Andreu Porta (Spain) Dr. Fermín García (United States) It will […]

LAHRS Celebrates 5 Years

El 20 de Mayo de 2017, se llevó a cabo en la sede de la Sociedad Uruguaya de Cardiología la ASAMBLEA CONSTITUTIVA de la Sociedad Latinoamericana del Ritmo Cardíaco/ Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS). En dicho acto, se realizó la inscripción jurídica de la sociedad, hasta entonces llamada SOLAECE, renombrada como LAHRS, considerando este […]

EP Fellowship Program

The Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS) announces the Registration to the Fourth Edition (2023-2024) of its Cardiac Electrophysiology Training Program at McGill University (Montreal, Canada) Director: Dr. Vidal Essebag – Head of Electrophysiology – McGill University Vacancies: one (1) Duration: two (2) years Start: July 1, 2023 LAHRS SCHOLARSHIP: Includes salary of $60,000 CAD […]

Call for public comment – 2022 HRS/APHRS/LAHRS Guideline on Cardiac Physiologic Pacing for the Avoidance and Mitigation of Heart Failure

The LAHRS, APHRS and HRS invites interested stakeholders to submit comments on the draft recommendations of the 2022 HRS/APHRS/LAHRS Guideline on Cardiac Physiologic Pacing for the Avoidance and Mitigation of Heart Failure. This open public comment stage provides greater transparency in the clinical practice document development process and the opportunity for key stakeholders to offer feedback before the […]

17th edition Arrhythmias Venice 2022

The next October 13-15th, the 17th edition of Venice Arrhythmias 2022 will take place, in Venice, Italy. LAHRS will participate in a join session called “Topics in modern electrophysiology: A Latin American perspective for a global health problem” Drs. M. Figueiredo, J.C Pachón Mateos, E. Saad, M. Scanavacca, Manlio Marquez and D. Hachul. For more […]

Latin American Heart Rhythm Society & The Ohio State University EP Fellowship Program

Overview: The Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS) represents the largest and most prestigious association of Electrophysiologists in Latin America The Ohio State University is among the largest universities in the US and a global leader in clinical electrophysiology and electrophysiology research. The Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center […]

In memoriam, Dr. George Wyse

1941-2022 It is with mixed feelings that I have the sad task of informing the DOC members of the passing of one of our most esteemed and admired colleagues, who laid the foundations for the Division, Department, and Institute we all are members, Dr. George Wyse. I met George in 1991 when I was a […]

APT MEDICAL offers free registration for LAHRS 2021

APT MEDICAL will take part in LAHRS 2021 and is offering registration free of charge for 100 participants to attend the congress. The event will be completely online and will take place from November 19th to 27th. Those who wish to apply for the benefit must register at: While filling out the registration form, […]

Save The Date – LAHRS 2021

The LAHRS 2021 Congress website is out now! This year, our event will be held completely online and it will take place from November 20th to 27th, 2021! Visit now: In eight days throughout the event, we will offer all the best to our attendees and partners. We are preparing our scientific programme to […]