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Abstracts Results

The ESC would like to thank the many contributors who make the ESC Congress the world's largest cardiovascular event.

With over 11 000 abstracts submitted from 106 countries, we would like to thank all submitters and congratulate the ones who have been selected for presentation.

Abstract Results are available now!

View and confirm your abstract presentation as soon as possible



The ESC takes this opportunity to acknowledge the Graders for their contribution to the reviewing of all submitted abstracts.
Graders are unaware of the name of the authors, institutions and country of origin and each abstract submitted received nearly 10 grades each.

The highest quality work is included in the Final Programme by the Scientific Programme Committee and this year over 4 500 abstracts will be presented!


STEP 1:  Log in to using your My ESC account (e-mail and password - the one used for abstract submission). - You will also be able to view the abstract presentation time and format. Access results

STEP 2:  Select the presenter and confirm contact details.

STEP 3: The presenter selected in STEP 2 will receive instructions by email to submit his/her agreement form.
The agreement form has to be submitted as soon as possible to ensure the abstract information is accurate in the final programme.

STEP 4: Prepare your abstract presentation: Consult Abstract Presentation Guidelines

STEP 5: Upload your presentation in advance online from 18 August 
Important ! Deadline to upload ePoster for Best Poster & Moderated Poster format is 15 August

Important dates

26 May 2016 - Deadline to submit the Agreement Form

31 May 2016 - Early Registration fee - Abstract Presenters must register to the Congress - Take advantage of Early Fee Savings and Special Offers for young abstract presenters
29 August 2016 - We hope to welcome you all during the Awards Ceremony in the Agora, Poster Area, from 18:00 to 19:00 to congratulate the best contributions


Discover the complete scientific programme on the Scientific Programme and Planner

Consult the Session types & track webpage to find out more on the abstract-based programme

To present your research at ESC Congress, take advantage of ESC Grants, Awards and registration offers

See how your research will benefit from high visibility.

esc GRANTS, awards and registration offers

Young Investigators Awards

Selected for the outstanding quality of their work, four Young Investigators will be competing in each session for a prestigious ESC Award presenting their original research in front of a jury. The awards will be focused on Basic Science - Clinical Science - Thrombosis - Population Sciences - Coronary Pathophysiology and microcirculation - Stroke (New this year).

The ESC will grant each winner with a prize of €2,000 and finalists will each receive a prize of €1,000.

Nursing and Allied Professions Investigator Award

This award aims to recognise significant contributions from new investigators in cardiovascular nursing and allied professions.

The ESC will grant the winner with a prize of €2,000 and finalists will each receive a prize of €1,000. 

Moderated Poster Winners

Moderated Posters presenters will be in competition for the "best Moderated Poster" to win a free registration for next year's ESC Congress. 9 winners in total (1 per topic).


ESC Congress Educational Grants.
ESC has offered 200 grants to Cardiovascular professionals who have - or will have - little or no access to funding or difficulties to obtain financial assistance in order to attend the Congress. Successful applicants will receive €1 000 as a contribution towards costs of travel and accommodation and will also benefit from a standard congress registration.

Basic Science Travel Grants
Basic scientists whose abstracts are accepted for ESC Congress 2016 are welcome to apply for a travel grant. See here conditions of eligibility and how to apply.

Registration offer

The following abstract presenters will be entitled to free registration for the Congress and have received an email to confirm the registration procedure

  • Presenters aged 35 or under of an accepted abstract in the topic Basic Science or category Bench.
  • Presenters coming from one of the low and middle income countries members of the ESC: Armenia, Egypt, Georgia, Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Morocco, Syrian Arab Republic and Ukraine.
  • Presenters whose abstracts have been accepted in a Young Investigators Awards or Nursing / Allied Professional Investigator Award session.

Visibility during and after the congress

Presenting your research at ESC Congress is a powerful way to make useful connections, gain international recognition for your work and valuable feedback. Be part of it to boost your career!

Accepted abstracts benefit from high visibility during and after the Congress.

Benefit from worldwide media exposure - 600+ international journalists and a potential audience of 1.5 billion.

Accepted abstracts will be published as a supplement of the European Heart Journal - Volume 37, September 2016 (Impact factor 2014=15.203)

All abstracts will be available one week before the Congress in the Scientific Programme & Planner and on the ESC 2016 Mobile App.

Online visibility all year long on ESC Congress 365 - your free access to ESC Congress resources.