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Board of the ESC Council on Cardiovascular Genomics



The Nucleus

The Council is led by a Nucleus. The first ESC Council on Cardiovascular Genomics Nucleus for the three-year term 2019-2022 was nominated by the ESC leadership.

The Nucleus for the next period (2022-2024) will be elected in agreement with ESC statutes and Council by-laws. These elections will take place early 2022 and will be open to the ESC Council on Cardiovascular Genomics members (restrictions apply).

Nucleus Members

Photo Name Position
 Perry Elliott FESC 2019.jpg

Perry Elliott, FESC
United Kingdom

Chairperson
 Prof. Schunkert 2019.jpg Heribert Schunkert

Germany

Vice-Chairperson
 Cornelia M van Duijn 2019.jpg

Cornelia Van Duijn
United Kingdom

Treasurer/Secretary
 S Kääb 2020.jpg Stefan Kaab, FESC

Germany

Communications Officer
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Pim Van der Harst
Netherlands

Liaison Officer
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Yigal Pinto
Netherlands

Nucleus Members
 Dr Eloisa-Arbustini 2019.jpg Eloisa Arbustini, FESC

Italy

Nucleus Member
JL-UZA-2012-BartLoeys.jpg Bart Loeys

Belgium

Nucleus Member
 Lucie Carrier 2019.jpg

Lucy Carrier, FESC
Germany

Nucleus Member
 Elijah Behr FESC 2019.jpg

Elijah Berh, FESC
United Kingdom

Extraordinary Nucleus Member

Representing EHRA

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Thomas Thum, FESC
Germany

Extraordinary Nucleus Member

Representing HFA

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Maryam Kavousi, FESC
Netherlands

Extraordinary Nucleus Member

Representing EAPC

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Kristina Hermann Haugaa, FESC
Norway

Extraordinary Nucleus Member

Representing EACVI

The ex-officio Board Members

Name Position

Antonis Pantazis
United Kingdom

Ex-officio member

Representing the ESC Working Group on Myocardial & Pericardial Diseases

Guillaume Jondeau
France                                       

Ex-officio member

Representing the ESC Working Group for Aorta and Peripheral Diseases

 

Paul Evans
United Kingdom

Ex-officio member

Representing the ESC Working Group on Atherosclerosis & Vascular Biology

Mark Toshner
United Kingdom

Ex-officio member

Representing the ESC Working Group on Pulmonary Circulation & Right Ventricular Function

Johannes Waltenberger
Germany

Ex-officio member

Representing the ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science

Juan Kaski
United Kingdom

Ex-officio member

Representing the Association for European Paediatric Cardiology (AEPC)

Bart Loeys
Belgium

Ex-officio member

Representing the European Society of Human Genetics (ESHG)