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Welcome to the European Society of Cardiology. Our mission: to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in Europe
 

ESC Congress 2012

25 Aug 2012 - 29 Aug 2012 , Munich - Germany

 

See you in Amsterdam for ESC Congress 2013

ESC Awards 2014

Find out which were the winning presentations in each category:

  • Young Investigator Awards
  • Nursing/Allied Professional Investigator Award
  • Challenging Cases Report Award
  • Moderated posters
  • Top score posters
eLearning, professional unity and accreditation among new ESC President’s top priorities

Fausto Pinto, who became President of the ESC today, says plans to strengthen the accreditation systems in cardiology, the ESC eLearning platform and the role of the Society in Brussels will be high on his agenda:  'Why should patients accept treatment by doctors unless they’ve the confidence in knowing they’ve achieved pre-defined levels of proficiency.'

Watch Best of ESC Congress 2014

Make sure to register now for free to watch Best of ESC Congress 2014 on Thursday 4 September at 20:00 CET.

Far-reaching programme of ESC Registries

Since its introduction in 2008 the ESC’s registry programme - known as the EURObservational Research Programme, or EORP - has grown from just two pilot surveys (both in heart failure) to a broad-ranging and far-reaching programme of 13 registries arranged within the categories of ‘General’, ‘Sentinel’, ‘Special’ and ‘Prevention’ (the last of which now includes both arms, hospital and primary care, of the latest round of the Euroaspire data collection and analysis).

A wealth of opportunities for young cardiologists

The ESC young community (under 36-year old) represents the ESC’s future. Founded in 2010 with the Cardiologists of Tomorrow, its number increases year on year. They are all embedded in different ESC Constituent Bodies. Currently eight ESC young groups are supporting a broad range of cardiology fields of expertise. In 2014, more than 500 young cardiologists benefited from free ESC Congress 2014 registration, thanks to Cardiologists of Tomorrow.

The ESC annual congress has become an international forum

“ Munich 2012 is over. It was an excellent meeting with innovations for our attendees. Munich shows that the ESC annual congress has become an international forum. It is the biggest cardiovascular forum at the moment with one third of our attendees coming from non ESC countries and also there was a focus on education with the launch of the ESC e-learning platform."

Prof Michel Komajda FESC, ESC President 2010-2012
 

ESC Congress 365

ESC Congress 2012 is accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) and by the European Accreditation Council in CME for 21 hours of external CME Credits.


Congress venue:

ICM - Internationales Congress Center München
Messe München GmbH
Messegelände
81823 Munich
Germany

 Contact the organisers:

European Society of Cardiology
Tel: +33(0)4 92 94 76 00
Or click on Contact us

 

19/08/2011 00:00:00