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American & European collaboration

ESC Congress 2017

The European Society of Cardiology is proud of its ongoing collaboration with cardiology professionals from the United States. Together we push the borders of cardiovascular medicine and expand our professional networks around the world.

USA flagEach year, contributions from the US are growing, with more sessions and abstracts presented and an increasing number of American delegates and key opinion leaders involved in the programme.

ESC Congress represents excellence in cardiovascular science. The programme is specifically AMA Accredited supporting continued medical education.

Latest science and original research

An increasing number of submission every year originating from the United States.

American research is an important contributor to the original research and latest science presented and discussed at ESC Congress.

Take the opportunity to feature your Late-Breaking Science on the international stage.

The submission deadline this year is 21 May 2017.

Submit Late-Breaking Science

ESC in Cooperation with other American Cardiovascular Organisations and Journals

During ESC Congress, sessions are organised together with:

  • the American Heart Association
  • the American College of Cardiology
  • The Lancet
  • New England Journal of Medicine
  • Circulation
  • JAMA

They focus on various highly relevant topics in cardiovascular disease, with presentations of European and American experts.

This partnership broadens scientific knowledge and strengthens relations between cardiologists and other healthcare professionals in Europe and in the United States.

NEW! AMA Credits

The agreement between the European Society of Cardiology and the European Union of Medical Specialists now allows the American delegates to receive AMA credits for their participation at ESC Congress.

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American Delegates & Faculty

ESC Congress is truly an international event with over 140 countries represented.

The United States is in the top 5 in number of delegates coming to the congress each year.

"ESC Congress is the place where all the bright minds, not only from Europe, but from the entire world meet. It is not comparable with anything else" Andreas Giannopoulos, United States of America

A faculty of over 120 renowned experts are invited to speak and share their knowledge and experience at ESC Congress.

American science presented during ESC Congresses

ESC Congress is the place where all the latest science is revealed and discussed.

Check out examples of US research released FIRST at ESC Congress for a global impact

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