Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to dissemintate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our mission: To promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our goal is to reduce the burden in cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Our Mission is "to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death"
To improve quality of life and logevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
Working Groups goals is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
ESC Councils goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
Organised by the ESC and the Working Group on Pulmonary Circulation and Right Ventricular Function: Overview and discussion of the new ESC-ERS Pulmonary Hypertension guidelines.
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This educational programme will be submitted to the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC)
Course Directors : N. Galiè (IT), G. Simonneau (FR)
Faculty Members : P Dorfmuller, A Torbicki, S.Gibbs, M. Humbert, O. Sitbon,I. Lang, A.Ghofrani, J.L.Vachiery, P. Ferrari, W. Gin-Sing, A. El Gazayerly, S. Gaine,
Registration and Faculty dinner
08:30 – 08:50 : Registration
Session 1 : N. Galiè - G. Simonneau08:50 - 09:00 : Welcome and Introduction - G. Simonneau09:00 - 09:30 : Challenges in pathology – P. Dorfmuller09:30 - 10:00 : Definitions and Diagnosis – A. Torbicki10:00 - 10:30 : Definitions and Diagnosis comments and proposals – S. Gaine 10:30 - 11:00 : Coffee Break11:00 - 11: 30 : PAH Evaluation of severity – N. Galié11:30 - 12:00 : PAH Evaluation of severity comments and proposals – S. Gibbs 12:00 -13:00 : Lunch
Session 2 : S. Gibbs, M.Humbert13:00 – 13:30 : Overview of RCTs in PAH – M. Humbert13:30 – 14:00 : Treatment Algorithm – N. Galiè14:00 – 14:30 : Treatment Algorithm comments and proposals - G. Simonneau14:30 – 15:00 : Discussion 15:00 – 15:30 : Coffee break Session 3 : JL. Vachiery, O.Sitbon15:30 – 16:00 : Associated PAH comments and proposals – O. Sitbon 16:00 – 16:30 : CTEPH comments and proposals – I. Lang16:30 – 17:00 : PH due to Lung Disease – comments and proposals - M. Humbert17:00 – 17:30 : PH due to Left Heart Disease comments and proposals – J.L. Vachiery 17:30 – 18:00 : Discussion
18:00 : Transfer to the Hotel
19:30 : Participants Diner
Session 4 – G 6 Meeting : I. Lang, P. Ferrari 09:00 – 09:30 : Comments on the guidelines from Patients – P. Ferrari09:30 – 10:00 : Comments on the guidelines from Nurses – W. Gin-Sing 10:00 – 10:30 : Coffee Break 10:30 – 10:50 : Comments on the guidelines from Regulatory Agencies - A. El Gazayerly10:50 – 11:10 : Comments on the guidelines on behalf of the industry – Alessandro Maresta (Actelion)11:10 – 11:30 : DiscussionSession 5 : N. Galiè - G. Simonneau11:30 – 12:15 : Roundtable discussion with invited representatives of healthcare providers, industry, regulatory agencies and policy makers - P. Ferrari, A. Maresta, and more participants TBA 12:15 – 12:30 : Summary of the meeting and perspectives - N. Galiè12:30 : Lunch & Departure
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This programme is supported by Actelion in the form of unrestricted educational grants. The scientific programme has not been influenced in any way by its sponsors.
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