21 June 2017 | News
The 2017 Ambassador of the Year Award is presented to those who elevate patient care and promotion of excellence through certification
Dr Aparna Jaswal, Additional Director, Electrophysiology, Fortis Escort Heart Institute, was conferred with the prestigious 2017 IBHRE Ambassador of the Year Award.
Dr Jaswal has spent the last 11 years in the field of Cardiology & Electrophysiology and is a one of the few woman electro physiologists in India. Affiliated with the Cardiological Society of India, she is a fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society, USA, fellow of American College of Cardiology, USA and the ambassador of the Heart Rhythm Society- IBHRE.
She has conducted several interesting case studies such as Successful CRT/CRT-D implants in extremely sick patients, successful implants in the paediatric population and the successful implementation of a pacemaker in a 102 year old lady among others.
Dr Jaswal’s role as an IBHRE ambassador is critical to the success of the organisation. She speaks at conferences and workshops around the world to advance and facilitate the heart rhythm management profession. In addition to this she regularly serves as a mentor to early career professionals. As an IBHRE ambassador she is part of a distinguished team of physicians and allied professionals who promote the value of IBHRE certification.
Somesh Mittal, Zonal Director, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute said, “This global recognition comes as a great moment for all of us at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute. Dr Aparna Jaswal has continuously ensured elevated patient care and promotion of excellence through certification, with focus on heart rhythm management with curing complex cases related to cardiac surgeries as old as treating 102 year old patient”
IBHRE offers competency certification to physicians and allied professionals to provide quality patient care in cardiac pacing and electrophysiology.