The Council on Stroke aims to bridge the gap between clinical and scientific specialties and perspectives and its international conference on stroke will improve interdisciplinary cooperation.
The conference is designed for cardiologists, neurologists, radiologists, vascular surgeons and neurosurgeons whose work has a stroke component.
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The scientific programme is developed by the ESC Council on Stroke Programme Committee and the official language is English.
Call for abstracts
Important dates and deadlines
- 1 March: Abstracts submission open
- 23 April: Deadline for submission of abstracts - Extended
- 1 May: Notification of acceptance of abstracts
- 15 May: Deadline for submission of ePosters
The conference will be streamed online through the Heart & Stroke conference virtual platform.
You will be able to ask questions in real-time, connecting attendees from all around the globe.
- all online scientific and industry-sponsored sessions
- virtual exhibition
- the resources after the congress
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This course is organised by the ESC Council on Stroke.
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The ESC Heart & Stroke 2021, 02-04/06/2021 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 8 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credits to AMA credits can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.
Live educational activities occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC® credits are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
This meeting is endorsed by the European Stroke Organisation. It is open to all who are interested in cerebrovascular diseases.
This meeting has been endorsed by the European Academy of Neurology.
Resources from previous editions
Access the resources and the report from ESC Heart & Stroke 2020.