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ESC Congress 2018: Submit your proposals in basic science

Submit your proposals for the basic science symposia at ESC Congress 2018 in Munich, Germany.
Deadline: 15 June 2017


Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science

Who we are

The Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science (CBCS) exists to raise the profile of basic science within the ESC.  It brings together representatives from Working Groups and external subject-related European Societies. Younger scientists were supported by CBCS to create the Scientists of Tomorrow, one of the ESC’s Young Communities, who actively contribute to all the Council’s activities.

What we do

Role of the Council

  • To promote pure science disciplines via the ESC basic science programme of ESC Congress
  • To bridge the gap between basic science and clinical practice 
  • To allow basic scientists to present their speciality at ESC Congress
  • To act as a Europe wide forum for cardiovascular research societies and a conduit for positive collaboration 
  • To share experiences with other ESC Associations and Councils 
  • To establish links with sister societies 
  • To improve basic science programme of ESC Congress

About the Council

History of the Council

Our activities

Basic Science Summer School 2017

The Basic Science Summer School is a course dedicated to early stage researchers or more experienced researchers whose PhD degree was obtained within the last 2 years. 

Pre-registration is now closed.

View the programme

Best of Basic Science at ESC Congress 2016


Watch this interview with Professor Jeremy Pearson, Chair of the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science.

Highlights on Basic Science

Watch this presentation of Professor Lina Badimon, Past-Chair of the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science.

Follow the Scientists of Tomorrow on LinkedIn and read the last posts!

Join the SoT on LinkedIn

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