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
Dr Khalid Al Habib, FESC
Dr Hani K. Najm, FESC
Dr Waleed Alhabeeb
Dr Howaida Al Qethamy
Dr Abdullah AlsehlyDr Hussam AlFalehDr Saed AlahmariDr Mohammad BalghithDr Owayed Alshammari
Number of Members: 464Year of Foundation: 1987Year of ESC affiliation: 2009
Office Address:Saudi Heart Association, P.O. Box 7805, Riyadh – 11461, Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaTel: +966 1 4671434Fax: +966 1 4672553Send e-mail visit the website
26th Annual Conference of the Saudi Heart AssociationFebruary 2015Including "ESC in Arabia"
The mission of the SHA are:
The SHA structure includes 8 Working Groups and several committees.The SHA holds Scientific Sessions annually by rotation in Dammam or Khobar, Riyadh and Jeddah. 19 such meetings have been held so far since the inception of the SHA. There are also symposia on various aspects of cardiovascular medicine or surgery in conjunction with hospitals and clinics throughout Saudi Arabia.
Training of basic and advanced life support primarily by training organising and holding BLS and ACLS courses by health care professionals, is arranged by the SHA
The Associaon participates in the design of cardiology fellowship training programs Arab Board in Cardiology, The Saudi Board in Cardiology as well as Fellowship of King Saud University fellowship in Cardiology. The SHA web site www.sha.org.sa has English as well as Arabic sections and aims to educate the public as well as professionals.
The official publication of the SHA is the journal of the Saudi Heart Association of which there has so far been 3 issues a year. The journal, which is peer reviewed and represents the cardiovascular scientific community in the region, has been publised for 20 years. As of spring 2009, however, the journal has changed in style, content and quality and is now published quarterly (january, april, july and october). The journal is in English and can be found on the SHA web site here.
The SHA also publishes an Arabic language journal, Heart Health, addressing the the general public. This journal aims to educate the public and concentrates on prevention of cardiovascular disease. The Journal is in its ninth year and is published quarterly. Furthermore the SHA web site contains information for patients on cardiology