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Abstract results are now available.

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Your Abstract has been accepted for presentation? Review the Presenter Guidelines in order to get ready for the Congress

Important dates

31 March 2016: Abstract submission open

13 May 2016: Abstract submission deadline

Mid-June 2016: Abstract results online 


Read more on the Abstract based programme

Types of sessions

Young Investigator Award Session (YIA)

A session dedicated to young cardiologists will be chaired by senior faculty members and the winner of the 2015 Young Investigator Award Competition.

Finalists will present their research in this oral session and a panel of experts will judge and determine the winners.

All YIA finalists will benefit from a free registration to Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016 and will have the opportunity to submit a paper for FAST TRACK review & immediate publication in the EHJ-ACVC.


  • Your abstract(s) must be submitted under the option “Young Investigator Award”
  • The first author/presenter must be 35 years old or less - birthday cut-off-date 15 October 1980
  • Your abstract must be accepted for presentation in the YIA Session at Acute Cardiovascular Care Congress 2016

ACCA Research Prize

Scientists and clinicians are invited to submit their un-published research in the area of acute cardiovascular care with a focus on quality of care research, clinical outcomes research and translational research applied to the development of novel therapeutic, diagnostic and logistical strategies to improve patient care and long-term outcomes.

The ACCA Research Prize Winner will get a €3000 Prize

All ACCA Research Prize Finalists will:

  • present their research in this oral session.
  • benefit from a free registration to Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016
  • receive a diploma


  • Your abstract(s) must be submitted under one of the following option

"ACCA Research Prize - Clinical outcomes research"

"ACCA Research Prize - Quality of care research"

"ACCA Research Prize - Translational Research"

  • Your abstract must be accepted for presentation in the ACCA Research Prize Option

The ACCA Research Prize initiative is supported by an unrestricted educational grants from AstraZeneca, , Novartis Pharma AG., The Alliance Daiichi Sankyo Europe GmbH and Eli Lilly and Company, The Medicines Company and ThermoFisher Scientific.

More information about the ACCA Research Prize initiative here

Oral Abstract Session - Rapid Fire Presentations

Fast paced and providing plenty of exchange between the audience and the presenter - this session comprises of 10 abstract presentations. Discussions will be dealt with by experts chairing the session. 

Posters - Moderated Poster Presentations

The ideal platform to meet presenters, colleagues and peers through their research and discuss their findings. Selected presenters are invited to discuss their abstract in front of an audience during designated breaks. They will be challenged by the moderators!


In the Poster Area, selected research will be on display during half-day sessions.

Clinical Cases will be presented in a dedicated Corner of the Poster Area on Saturday 15 October.



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