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ACNAP speed mentoring

EuroHeartCare 2020

Take the opportunity to meet Internationally renowned experts in your field.

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What is ACNAP Speed Mentoring ?

ACNAP Speed Mentoring is the meeting place for the future generation to interact with the great leaders of their specialty.

During individual interviews of 20 minutes, selected applicants can receive career development advice and recommendations from renowned professionals with years of successful careers behind them.

This is a unique platform where long-lasting relationships are possible!

Important dates

ACNAP Speed Mentoring will take place in the Meeting Room 2 on:

  • Thursday, 4 June 2020 afternoon break (15:15-15:45)
  • Friday, 5 June 2020 morning break (10:15-11:15)
  • Friday, 5 June 2020 afternoon break (15:00-16:00)

Am I eligible?

Eligibility criteria:

Applicants must be:

IMPORTANT: Applicants must not have any conflicting role at the same time.

How can I apply?

 To apply, please follow the instructions below:

  •  Apply
  • Scroll down to the heading "My applications"
  • Click "New application"
  • Select "Mentoring" (If you do not see it then you do not fill in the eligibility criteria)

Deadline to apply: Sunday, 3 May 2020

Results will be given end of May.

Schedule of mentors

Thursday, 4 June 2020 afternoon break (15:15-15:45)

Friday, 5 June 2020 morning break (10:15-11:15)

Friday, 5 June 2020 afternoon break (15:00-16:00)

A to Z of Mentors

Robyn Clark

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Heart Failure, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Digital Health


Place of work
Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia


Erika Froehlicher

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Areas of expertise
Physical activity and exercise testing and prescription, efficacy of smoking cessation interventions, depression and social support in cardiac populations.

Place of work
University of California, San Francisco, USA.

Jeroen Hendricks

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Atrial fibrillation, associated cardiovascular conditions and risk factors, integrated care management and redesigning healthcare, guideline development and implementation, patient centred care and multidisciplinary teams.

Places of work
Flinders University and the Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia;
Linköping University, Sweden.

Tiny Jaarsma


Areas of expertise
Publishing, heart failure, intervention research.

Places of work
Faculty of Medicine, Health and Caring Sciences of the University of Linköping, Sweden;
Julius Center, Nursing Science, University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Maria Lira

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CV epidemiology and risk factors research, cross-cultural adaptation of health tools.

Place of work
Hospital Clínico Fuerza Aérea de Chile.

Julie Sanders

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Cardiac surgery, cardiovascular critical care, cardiovascular care.

Places of work
St Bartholomew’s Hospital and Queen Mary University London (QMUL), London, UK;
Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery (SCTS) of Great Britain and Ireland Nursing and AHP Academic lead and RCN Research Society Steering Committee member.