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Sudden Cardiac Death, Cardiovascular Therapy

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This meeting is arranged in collaboration between the Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacology & Drug Therapy and the World Conference of International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences.   The meeting is dedicated to the pathophysiology and treatment or prevention of malignant arrhythmia and sudden cardiac death.

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Event Focus 

  • All aspects of sudden cardiac death
  • Sudden death from arrhythmia
  • Heart failure
  • Ischemic heart disease
  • Clinical, pharmacological, epidemiological as well as basic and molecular research within the field of cardiology.
  • Special focus - benefits as well as the risks associated with cardiovascular pharmacotherapy
  • Genetics and its role in identifying persons at risk of sudden cardiac death

Scientific Programme Lectures

  • Sudden unexpected cardiac death - magnitude of the problem
  • Sudden expected cardiac death - is it a problem?
  • Prevention of sudden cardiac death by drugs and devices
  • Proarrhythmia
  • Risk of sudden cardiac death as a drug-stopper for new drugs
  • Genemapping in the prevention of sudden cardiac death etc

Oral presentations and posters

In addition there will be numerous possibilities for oral and poster presentations based on submitted abstracts. It is our intention to publish accepted abstracts. Special focus will be given to posters. Thus, they will be chaired and posterpresenters will be asked to present their poster orally to the chairmen. 


The program will start Thursday 18 June 13:00 hrs and will end Friday 19 June 17:00 hrs. 2009.  The provisional Program is available under Program at a Glance here

*Before you go to Copenhagen, please find the time and location of your presentation from the program which is available in the menu marked PROGRAM AT A GLANCE from the 1 May 2009 at the web site.

You will also get a printed version of the program when you register.

Register online here

The following are included in the participant registration fee:

Conference material such as abstract reference booklet and bag,  the volume on invited lecturers, plus a daily packed lunch.

Social Program
Opening and closing ceremonies
18 June 12:00-13:30 Opening reception at the Town Hall
18 June 20:00-23:00 Buffet reception at the Glyptotek
19 June 20:00. Entrance to the Tivoli Garden. Option to buy dinner.

Visit to the exhibition
Hospitality desk.

  Registration Fees

No online or faxed registrations are accepted after 10 June 2009. Delegates who want to register after this date will need to register on-site.

                                     Early (before /on 16/03/09)               Late (after 17/03/09) 
Members ESC & IACS  2.500 DKK  3000 DKK
Non member  3000 DKK  3500 DKK 
Accompanying Persons  1000 DKK  1000 DKK 

*The fee for members refers to persons who are recorded at the Secretariat in 2009 as fully paid-up members at the time of registration. Please bring your membership card to the Conference.

You can find further information online here, under the REGISTRATION area.

Abstract submission:

Read the complete guideline for abstract submission online here under the ABSTRACT area.

For more information, please contact:

The Conference Secretariat
Van Hauen Conferences & Incentives
Amaliegade 36
DK-1256 Copenhagen K