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
Promoting excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
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 IN EUROPE
PresidentDr Mothana Al Qurishi
Vice-PresidentDr Abdul Hameed Al Qaseer
General SecretaryDr Ali Al Yasin
Head of Scientific CommitteeDr Hussein Alkenzawi
Board membersDr Nagham KareemDr Mohamed AmeenDr Wessam Al Obeidi
Number of Members: 425
Year of Foundation: 1967
Year of ESC affiliation: 2009
Office Address: Iraqi Cardiothoracic Society (ICTS), Al-Harthiah, Al-Kindi Street, P.O. Box 61306-6191, Baghdad, Iraq
Tel: +964 1 5435928
Fax: +964 1 5420940
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The ICTS aims at:
Annual scientific symposia and workshops are held and the ICTS participates in scientific meetings in the field of cardiovascular and respiratory diseases held by Iraqi medical colleges and hospitals.
The society has an advisory role to the ministry of health and higher education in the field of cardiovascular and respiratory medicine and plays a major role in the establishment of national Iraqi guideline.
A bi-monthly bulletin exists; the journal of the society is soon to be published again after having been suspended for the last few years.