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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 in 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
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Heribert Schunkert

Germany

Vice-Chairperson
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Cornelia Van Duijn

United Kingdom

Treasurer/Secretary
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Stefan Kaab FESC

Germany

Communications Officer
 

Pim Van der Harst

Netherlands

Liaison Officer
   

Yugal Pinto

Netherlands

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

Italy

Nucleus Member
   

Bart Loeys

Belgium

Nucleus Member
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Lucy Carrier FESC

Germany

Nucleus Member
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Elijah Berh FESC

United Kingdom

Extraordinary Nucleus Member

Representing EHRA

 

Thomas Thum FESC

Germany

Extraordinary Nucleus Member

Representing HFA

 

Maryam Kavousi FESC

Netherlands

Extraordinary Nucleus Member

Representing EAPC

 

Kristina Hermann Haugaa FESC

Norway

Extraordinary Nucleus Member

Representing EACVI

The ex-officio Board Members

                         
 

Antonis Pantazis

United Kingdom

Ex officio member

Representing Working Group on Myocardial & Pericardial Diseases

 

Guillaume Jondeau

France                                       

Ex-Officio member

Representing Working Group for Aorta and Peripheral Diseases

 
 

Paul Evans

United Kingdom

Ex-Officio member

Representing Working Group on Atherosclerosis & Vascular Biology

  Pending Nomination

Ex-Officio member

Representing Working Group on Pulmonary Circulation & Right Ventricular Function

 

Johannes Waltenberger

Germany

Ex-Officio member

Representing 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)