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Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science

What we do

Role of the Council:

  • To promote pure science disciplines via the ESC basic science programme of the annual ESC Annual Congress
  • To bridge the gap between basic science and clinical practice 
  • To allow basic scientists to present their speciality at the 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 the annual 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.

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