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Abstracts are now available!

You can access the abstracts on the:

Prepare your congress & identify the research you want to learn more about!

Discover the Oral Abstract Based Programme

  • Young Investigator Award Session
  • ACCA Research Prize
  • Rapid Fire

Oral Abstract SessionS

Discover the Poster Sessions

  • Moderated Poster Sessions
  • Poster Sessions

Poster Sessions

Your Abstract has been accepted for presentation? Review the Presenter Guidelines in order to get ready for the Congress

The online upload is now open

We invite you to upload your presentation before the congress.

You are presenting an oral presentation:

Upload your slides in advance

You are presenting a Paper Poster:

Upload your ePoster in advance

Upload your presentation or your ePoster

Important dates

31 March 2016: Abstract submission open

13 May 2016: Abstract submission deadline

Mid-June 2016: Abstract results online

More information on the Abstract based programme

The programme is structured in two parts: the pre-arranged programme features lectures and presentations by key opinion leaders from around the globe are invited to share their knowledge in their specific field of expertise. The abstract-based programme will feature top research and give you the opportunity to interact with peers in your topic of interest.

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Types of sessions

Young Investigator Award Session (YIA)

A session dedicated to young cardiologists will be chaired by senior faculty members and the winner of the 2015 Young Investigator Award Competition.

Finalists will present their research in this oral session and a panel of experts will judge and determine the winners.

All YIA finalists will benefit from a free registration to Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016 and will have the opportunity to submit a paper for FAST TRACK review & immediate publication in the EHJ-ACVC.

  • Your abstract(s) must be submitted under the option “Young Investigator Award”
  • The first author/presenter must be 35 years old or less - birthday cut-off-date 15 October 1980
  • Your abstract must be accepted for presentation in the YIA Session at Acute Cardiovascular Care Congress 2016

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ACCA Research Prize

Scientists and clinicians are invited to submit their un-published research in the area of acute cardiovascular care with a focus on quality of care research, clinical outcomes research and translational research applied to the development of novel therapeutic, diagnostic and logistical strategies to improve patient care and long-term outcomes.

The ACCA Research Prize Winner will get a €3000 Prize

All ACCA Research Prize Finalists will:

  • present their research in this oral session.
  • benefit from a free registration to Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016
  • receive a diploma

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  • Your abstract(s) must be submitted under one of the following option
    • "ACCA Research Prize - Clinical outcomes research"
    • "ACCA Research Prize - Quality of care research"
    • "ACCA Research Prize - Translational Research"
  • Your abstract must be accepted for presentation in the ACCA Research Prize Option

The ACCA Research Prize initiative is supported by an unrestricted educational grants from AstraZeneca, Novartis Pharma AG., The Alliance Daiichi Sankyo Europe GmbH and Eli Lilly and Company, The Medicines Company and ThermoFisher Scientific.

More information about the ACCA Research Prize initiative available here

Oral Abstract Session - Rapid Fire Presentations

Fast paced and providing plenty of exchange between the audience and the presenter - this session comprises of 10 abstract presentations. Discussions will be dealt with by experts chairing the session. 

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Posters - Moderated Poster Presentations

The ideal platform to meet presenters, colleagues and peers through their research and discuss their findings. Selected presenters are invited to discuss their abstract in front of an audience during designated breaks. They will be challenged by the moderators!


In the Poster Area, selected research will be on display during half-day sessions.

Clinical Cases will be presented in a dedicated Corner of the Poster Area on Saturday 15 October.