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Call for Clinical Cases

ESC Congress 2019

Turn your experience into recognition

  • Get feedback from international leaders in the field
  • Make useful connections for future projects
  • Improve your practice and advance your career
Turn your experience into recognition

You have a great case that you want to share? The world wants to learn from YOU!

Submit your case to get a chance to present it in Paris in a dynamic and educative session

 NEW IN 2019 – Clinical case submission is open to all (no more age limit)



You will be directed to the ESC online dedicated Clinical Case Portal

Submission deadline is Friday 1 March 2019, midnight CET


Your Clinical Case must be Clear, Educational, Practical and REAL
The purpose of a clinical case presentation is to communicate diagnostic reasoning in the light of the current ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines providing a clear description of the patient’s condition and further management options based on these guidelines.
Your case needs to be educational and not necessarily rare or unusual.

Important Dates

Friday 1 March 2019 - Deadline to submit your case

Early May 2019 - Clinical Case Results announcement. An email will be sent to each submitter

24 May 2019 - Deadline to confirm presentation and submit agreement form

31 May 2019 - Early fee registration deadline - All case presenters must register for the Congress 



A dedicated programme for Clinical Cases

Clinical Case Award Session

For Presenters aged 35 years old and under ONLY

The four best cases will be selected. Presenters will be in competition and their presentation evaluated on the following criteria: originality, scientific content, presentation, answers to questions.

The ESC will grant the winner with a prize of €2,000 and finalists will each receive a prize of €1,000.

Results will be announced at the Awards Ceremony.

The four finalist cases will be published in the European Heart Journal - Case Reports.

Clinical Case Sessions

Highly interactive and educational sessions dedicated to the presentation of cases selected.

Clinicians will present their cases and experts will moderate the session, facilitate interaction with the audience, prompt discussions, challenge the presenters and the audience.

Register early

Over 32,000 healthcare professionals from 150 countries meet every year and make ESC Congress a must-attend event, highly recommended by the cardiovascular international community.

Register early to benefit from a special registration fee and access a unique scientific and educational programme with additional networking opportunities as Professional Members.

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Special fee for presenters aged 35 and under

Special registration fees for clinical cases presenters aged 35 or under starting at €195.

Become an ESC Professional Member to benefit from discounted registration fees, additional networking opportunities during the Congress and many advantages all year long.