Dr Jeroen Hendriks is an Academic Nurse and Health Scientist who received his PhD in 2013 at Maastricht University Medical Centre, the Netherlands, in Integrated Care (specialised nurse-managed Arial Fibrillation clinics). In 2015 he was awarded the Derek Frewin Lectureship at the Centre for Heart Rhythm Disorders, University of Adelaide and Royal Adelaide Hospital, investigating integrated care management in AF and related cardiovascular disease, supported by an Early Career Fellowship from the Australian Heart Foundation. Dr Hendriks is Vice-President of the Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association (ACRA) South Australia and Northern Territory, and is Board Director of the Australasian Cardiovascular Nursing College (ACNC). He is Past-President of the Dutch Society for Cardiovascular Nurses and the Past Communication Officer and board member of the Council for Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP) within the European Society of Cardiology. He served on the Task Force Writing Committee to develop the 2016 European Society of Cardiology Guidelines for the management of Atrial Fibrillation, and currently is a member of the Australian Heart Foundation Writing Committee to develop the Australian Guidelines for the Management of Atrial Fibrillation.