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ESC Working Group on Myocardial Function

Membership of ESC Working Groups is free.

The Working Group on Myocardial Function provides a platform for both basic and clinically-oriented scientists with interests in any aspect of myocardial function to meet in a friendly and stimulating atmosphere. 
It focuses on the molecular, cellular and integrative mechanisms underlying physiological function and malfunction of the heart, and is the ideal group for anyone interested in applying knowledge of fundamental cellular and molecular processes to the integrative biology of the heart, both experimentally and clinically.

Membership benefits

The Working Group on Myocardial Function membership benefits include the following:

  • Joining an interactive and efficient network in Myocardial Function
  • Participating in Working Group scientific activities
  • Receiving the Working Group E-Newsletter
  • Participating in the voting process for the Working Group on Myocardial Function Board Members’ election

As a member of the Working Group on Myocardial Function, you automatically become a member of the ESC and have access to all ESC membership benefits.


Applicants for the Working Group on Myocardial Function should:

  • Be actively involved in scientific projects related to this field
  • Have a demonstrable record of scientific publications in the field of myocardial function
  • Be keen to participate actively in Working Group activities

How to apply?

If you would like to apply online and if you are not yet logged in,
you will be requested to login via “MY ESC”.
Please retrieve your username and password here
If you do not yet have a My ESC account, please click on "Join Now" to create one.


Please fill in the required information and submit a brief curriculum vitae including  qualifications, main previous positions, research training or experience, and a list of peer-reviewed publications (excluding abstracts), and major editorials or books.

The Chairman will present the applications from suitable new members to the Nucleus for ratification.
Unsuitable applicants (as far as formal requirements are concerned) may be rejected by the Nucleus. In this case, the applicant will be notified by email but there is no obligation to give him/her reasons.

ESC Membership & Fellowship

You are automatically a Member of the European Society of Cardiology if you belong to a Working Group. Therefore you benefit from several advantages.

The Fellowship of the European Society of Cardiology is an outstanding honour recognising distinguished scientific, professional, educational or teaching achievements.
More information about ESC fellowship and related privileges

For any information on the Working Group activities (web site changes, reports etc.), please use the Contact Us form.