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
president: Dr. Franz Xaver Roithinger
As a member of the Austrian Society of Cardiology you are automatically a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the ESC Community.
President: Dr Franz Xaver RoithingerPast President: Prof. Franz Weidinger, FESC President-Elect: Assoc. Prof. Andrea Podczeck-SchweighoferSecretary: Prof. Bernhard Metzler, FESCTreasurer: Dr Senta Graf
Number of Members: 806Year of Foundation: 1968ESC Member since: 1969/1970
Austrian Society of Cardiology Guidelines:
All guidelines are available from the Austrian Society of Cardiology website at the following address:http://www.atcardio.at/en/guidelines/
Since 2013 the ASC has a new official journal, the "Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift - The Central European Journal of Medicine". The Editor in Chief is Prof. Otmar Pachinger.
You can register online via the 'Newsletter Abo' section here.
he activities of the society are driven by 18 Working Groups:
Scholarships and Research grant: The Society actively supports research and young investigators with a yearly budget of approx. 60.000,00 Euro. The application form can be downloaded from the home page.
- Saturday 11 March 2017 (3 Days)
The content combined theoretical lectures, troubleshooting case presentations and mock exams.
- Tuesday 09 May 2017 (3 Days)
The ICNC meeting is the international conference on Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT. It has been a key international scientific event for nuclear cardiology for more than 20 years. This international conference provides the opportunity for clinicians and scientists from all over the world to gather to learn about new advances and to exchange scientific ideas and experiences in a distinctive environment.
- Wednesday 21 June 2017 (4 Days)
Every two years the Congress brings together more than 5.000 professionals working in the field of arrhythmias and electrophysiology.
Access the post congress scientific resources (reserved to EHRA Members only) and the Full congress report.
- Wednesday 30 August 2017 (5 Days)
Spotlight 2016: 'The Heart Team' highlights the importance of teamwork and interactions between all professionals and specialties involved in managing patients with cardiovascular disease.
Office Address in Vienna
P.A. Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin IIAbteilung für KardiologieWähringer Gürtel 18-20