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
The association's functions have been devolved into 7 distinct committees, a Scientific Documents Group (SDG) and a Nominating committee.
Chair: Marc Claeys, Belgium
Role: To define membership value and member benefits, to liaise with national acute cardiac care working groups and to attract acute cardiac care professionals into the ACCA community.
Chair: Janina Stepinska, Poland
Role: To ensure continuous liaison and good relationships with external allied societies and the ESC Councils, Associations, and Working Groups.
Chair: Christian Hassager, Denmark
Co-Chair: Ingo Ahrens, Germany
Role: To initiate and promote multi-national European studies and registries in the field of acute cardiac care.
Chair: Eric Bonnefoy, France
Project Leader ESCeL: Sofie Gevaert, Belgium
Project Leader Webinars course Director and IACC Certification: Pepe Barrabes, Spain
Role: To promote knowledge and skills through training and certification programmes to a multi-disciplinary audience.
Chair: Kurt Huber, Austria
Co-Chair: Sergio Leonardi, Italy
Role: To develop a state-of-the art scientific programme and promote the ACCA’s congress to a worldwide audience as a unique platform of information exchange.
Chair: David Walker, United Kingdom
Role: To establish ACCA’s reputation and international standing with a wide audience through both internal and external media channels.
Chair: Elia de Maria, Italy
Role: To help spreading ACCA's mission to the young generation, to ensure collaboration with existing young groups, to promote young excellence in the ACCA field.
Chair: Sigrun Halvorsen, Norway
Role: The SDG is an ACCA operational team which has been created by the Acute Cardiovascular Care Association to supervise and monitor the preparation and publication of scientific Expert Consensus documents and Position Papers.
Chairperson: Hector BuenoCo Chairperson: Christiaan Vrints
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