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Upcoming Congresses

The ESC represents the full spectrum of cardiology and organises a range of congresses which are leading international events in each of their subspecialty areas.
  • January 2018
    • CMR 2018 - The joint EuroCMR*/ SCMR Meeting
      Wednesday 31 January
      Barcelona - Spain

      CMR 2018 will focus on the theme of “Improving Clinical Value by Technical Advances”, emphasising the common goal of improving clinical outcomes in cardiovascular disease through innovation in basic MR development and medical engineering.

      31/01/201800:00 03/02/201800:00 Europe/Paris CMR 2018 - The joint EuroCMR*/ SCMR Meeting Barcelona - Spain European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging true DD/MM/YYYY
  • March 2018
    • Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018
      Saturday 03 March
      Milan - Italy

      "Working together for acute cardiovascular patients", this year's programme will focus on the multi-disciplinary scope of acute cardiovascular care and the importance of the interactions between the different professions dealing with acute cardiovascular care patients.

      03/03/201800:00 05/03/201800:00 Europe/Paris Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018 Milan - Italy Acute Cardiovascular Care Association true DD/MM/YYYY
    • EHRA 2018
      Sunday 18 March
      Barcelona - Spain

      A unique opportunity to learn more about the multidisciplinary and translational approach to electrophysiology, diagnosis and therapy of arrhythmia and cardiac rhythm management.

      18/03/201800:00 20/03/201800:00 Europe/Paris EHRA 2018 Barcelona - Spain European Heart Rhythm Association true DD/MM/YYYY

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Presenting at ESC Congress

ESC President Jeroen Bax recalls what it was like putting his research on the world stage for the first time.


Our communities

The European Society of Cardiology comprises 6 associations, 15 working groups, 6 councils.



Discover the ESC Education Programme

Find a selection of educational products, including webinars, online courses, clinical cases and resources, designed to help you diversify your CME activities online.

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ESC Training and Research Grants

Outstanding opportunities to advance your career. Application deadline 31 January 2018

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Key messages, interviews and discussions - featuring hot lines and guidelines from ESC Congress.

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Practice Tools & Support

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European Heart Journal

Direct access to the journal's Table of Contents. The European Heart Journal is the official general cardiology journal of the ESC. The European Heart Journal publishes the highest quality editorial content, both clinical and scientific, on all aspects of cardiovascular medicine.
21 Jan 2018
Frontiers in cardiac imaging: diagnostic and prognostic validity and safety
Author(s):Lüscher T.
21 Jan 2018
Steven Nissen MD
Author(s):Nicholls M.
21 Jan 2018
Handheld Echography devices: ready for prime time?
Author(s):Cardim N, Delgado V, Popescu B.
21 Jan 2018
What is CMR doing for patients today?
Author(s):Khalique Z, Pennell D.