Welcome to BHRS

British Heart Rhythm Society (formerly known as Heart Rhythm UK) is dedicated to improving all aspects of arrhythmia care and electrical device based therapies along with acting as a unifying focus for those professionals involved.

The society was formed in 2005 by the amalgamation of the British Pacing and Electrophysiology Group (BPEG), the British Association of Arrhythmia Nurses (BANA) and the UK Interventional Electrophysiology Society (UKICES).

Improving and  Extending Lives

The British Heart Rhythm Society acts as a unifying focus for professionals involved in arrhythmia care and electrical therapies in the UK.

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BECOME A MEMBER

Receive reduced registration rates for Heart Rhythm Congress and eligibility for BHRS certification.

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MEET OUR COUNCIL

Elected BHRS Council Officers

PROF RICHARD SCHILLING
PROF RICHARD SCHILLINGPresident
Professor Richard Schilling qualified from St Thomas’ Hospital in 1989 and was appointed as a consultant cardiologist at St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London NHS trust in January 2001.
DR STUART HARRIS
DR STUART HARRISHonorary Treasurer
Dr Harris is Consultant Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist at Basildon University Hospital. Research interests are the treatment of atrial fibrillation and pacing.
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DR ALISTAIR SLADE
DR ALISTAIR SLADEHonorary Secretary
Dr Slade is a Consultant Cardiologist at Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro with a specialised interest in general Cardiology, arrhythmia and device implantation including all aspects of pacemaker and ICD and CRT.
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BECOME A MEMBER

British Heart Rhythm Society (BHRS) membership provides up to date information, supports continuing professional development and allows networking opportunities for professionals involved in the provision of high quality arrhythmia care for patients in the UK.

Representation

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Representation at the top level of UK Cardiology (BCS and the Arrhythmia Alliance), Academy of Healthcare Science (AHCS), National School of Healthcare Science (NSHCS) and Improving Quality in Physiological Services (IQIPS) professional boards.

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Complimentary Access

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Access to a multidisciplinary council, submit case reports, traces and review articles.  Free access to member’s only content on the BHRS website with a selection of educational resources including presentations, journal summaries and resources.

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Eligibility & Discounts

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Eligibility to apply for BHRS certification in Devices, Electrophysiology and Nursing/Clinical certification and discounted rates for Heart Rhythm Congress.  Ability to vote in council elections, vote and attend the AGM and stand for office.

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Contact Us

Our working hours are Monday-Friday, 09:00-17:30
(excluding UK bank holidays)