Ambassadors

IBHRE Ambassadors serve an essential role in advancing the IBHRE mission by encouraging heart rhythm professionals to achieve the certification, mentoring prospective examinees, and representing IBHRE’s interest with designated external organizations.

IBHRE Ambassadors represent the organization through:

  • A positive understanding of the organization’s mission, vision, and strategy
  • Articulating the value of professional competency
  • Engaging with the heart rhythm management community to bring awareness to IBHRE certification

Ambassadors Advocate for IBHRE by:

  • Serving as mentors
  • Serving as IBHRE’s official spokespeople and liaisons to the Pacing and EP communities within their region by connecting them to IBHRE resources
  • Being informed about the organization's current priorities
  • Getting to know the population of heart rhythm professionals
  • Communicating with IBHRE staff about events in their area
  • Promoting IBHRE at professional development and networking events

Apply to Be an IBHRE Ambassador

To be considered as an IBHRE Ambassador, one must be current with their certification, be willing to serve at least one year in the position, and agree to the IBHRE Roles and Responsibilities. Applicants will be notified within 45 days of the application.

 

Resources for Ambassadors

Questions? Send an email to Ambassadors@IBHRE.org to contact an Ambassador in your region. Be sure to include the name of the IBHRE certified professional from whom you are seeking assistance.

 

IBHRE Ambassadors

Name City State Country
Harile L. Ferguson, AS, CEPS, Chair Ava Missouri USA
Subhashish Agarwal, MD, CCDS Springfield Illinois USA
Robert-Marian Alexandru, BENG, CEPS Voluntari Ilfov Romania
Enrico C. Asidao, CEPS Chicago Illinois USA
Ricardo A.D. Bernardo, RCPT, CEPS Carnaxide Oeiras Portugal
Mike A. Black, CVT, NREMTP, CEPS Murray Utah USA
Anna S. Borisov, AA, AAS, AS, CEPS Seattle Washington USA
Matthew Brown, BHSc, CCDS Sunbury Victoria Australia
Jennifer Busch, BSN, CEPS Sandy Utah USA
Alex Cambridge, BS, CCDS London England UK
William F. Heddle, BS, MB, MBBS, MD, FHRS, CCDS Ashford Adelaide Australia
Ahmed Abdellatif Hussein, MB, CCDS, CEPS Liverpool England UK
Aparna Jaswal, MD, CCDS New Delhi Delhi India
Bharat K. Kantharia, MD, FHRS Houston Texas USA
Sootkeng Ma, MD, CCDS, CEPS Los Angeles California USA
Pattarapong Makarawate, MD, MS, FHRS, CCDS, CEPS Khonkaen   Thailand
Anastasios Manaris, MD, FHRS, CCDS Dix Hills New York USA
Teresa Menendez, MD, FACC, FHRS, CCDS Pittsfield Massachusetts USA
Frances C. Munkenbeck, MD, FHRS, CCDS Springfield Oregon USA
Laurie J. Newmark, RN, CCDS Reno Nevada USA
Jay Charles Reid, BS, BSN, RN, CCDS Tallahassee Florida USA
Kevin Ruben, BS, CEPS Mounds View Minnesota USA
Anitha G. Sathish Kumar, BS, PA, CCDS, CEPS Chennai   India
Robert Lee Williams, BS, CCDS Newport Gwent UK