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. Stefanos Foussas,
As a member of the Hellenic Cardiological Society you are automatically a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the ESC Community.
President: Dr Stefanos Foussas, FESC
President Elect: Dr Konstantinos Tsioufis, FESC
Past President: Dr Ioannis Kallikazaros, FESC
Secretary: Dr J. Kanakakis
Treasurer: Dr Georgios Bompotis
Number of members: 2351
Year of foundation: 1948
ESC member since: 1952
Please consult the National Cardiac Society Meetings page.More information about all International Meetings.
The Annual National Congress of Cardiology focuses on the exchange of scientific information, encouraging interpersonal contact between Greek cardiologists.The Annual Seminar of the Working Groups provides a more focused view (including registries and guidelines), since proceedings are organised by the 20 Working Groups. Additionally, it operates an Electronic Library, which may be accessed either by visiting the Hellenic Heart House or through the HCS website. Other activities fostered by the Hellenic Cardiological Society include yearly grants for research and/or education, and also its Intramural Training Fellowship programme.
Working Group of Hemodynamic and Interventional Cardiology
Chairman – G. Bompotis
Vice Chairman – E. Skalidis
Working Group of Aorta and Peripheral Vessels
Chairman – L. Michalis
Vice Chairman – I. Oikonomidis
Working Group of Imaging Techniques
Chairman – Th. Karamitsos
Vice Chairman – G. Roussakis
Working Group of Arterial Hypertension
Chairman – D. Papadopoulos
Vice Chairman – C. Thomopoulos
Working Group of Ηeart Valve
Disease, Adult Congenital
Heart Disease and Pulmonary Hypertention
Chairman – G. Giannakoulas
Vice Chairman – A. Katsaros
Working Group of Prevention and Rehabilitation
Chairman – S. Lymberi
Vice Chairman – V. Giannakopoulou
Working Group of Electrophysiology and Pacing
Chairman - A. Sideris
Vice Chairman – S. Sideris
Working Group of EchocardiologyΑΤΟ 22 ΟΚΤΩΒΡΙΟΥ 2016 / SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22nd
Chairman – N. Kouris
Vice Chairman – A. Stefanidis
Working Group of Heart Failure
Chairman – A. Douras
Vice Chairman – D. Karatzas
Working Group of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Chairman – G. Latsios
Vice Chairman – D. Avramidis
Working Group of Cardiac Surgery
Chairman – Ch. Kotoulas
Working Group Cardiomyopathies,
Basic Research and Heritable Heart Diseases
Chairman – D. Farmakis
Vice Chairman – A. Anastassakis
Working Group of Nursing in Cardiology
Chairman – L. Stassinos
Vice Chairman – Ch. Panagiotou
Working Group of Consultation on Professional
Issues to the Members of the Board
Chairman – F. Patsourakos
- Saturday 05 November 2016 (2 Days)
This meeting aims at presenting the latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary hypertension and thromboembolic disease. The scientific programme has been endorsed by the ESC Working Group on Pulmonary Circulation and Right Ventricular Function.
- Sunday 14 May 2017 (6 Days)
The purpose of this European Spring School on "The Science and Practice of Venous Thromboembolism" is to provide a comprehensive overview of what is, at present, the state of the art in the rapidly evolving science and practice of venous thromboembolism.
Participants will have the opportunity to benefit from interactive seminars and workshops moderated by renowned European experts and leaders in the field.
Last but not least, the Spring School will offer a unique opportunity for networking, and for discussing future areas of research and collaboration projects.
- 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.
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