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Hosting Centres - 2023 Education & Training Grants Programme

The following centres have applied to become hosting centres in 2023 for EAPCI grants candidates. This list may be used by candidates when looking for a host centre. It is also possible to contact a centre which is not included in this list.

Centre City Country Grant Supervisor
University Heart Centre Graz Graz Austria Dr. Gabor G. Toth (Head of the Coronary Programme)
Cardiovascular Centre Alst, OLV Hospital Aalst Belgium Dr. Bernard de Bruyne (Head of Invasive Cardiology)
HartCentrum, Ziekenhuis Netwerk Antwerpen (ZNA) Middleheim Antwerp Belgium Dr. Pierfrancesco Agostoni (Senior Interventional Cardiologist)
University Hospital Brno, Masaryk University Faculty of Medicine Brno Czech Republic Assoc. Prof. Jan Kanovsky (Interventional Cardiology Consultant)
Rigshospitalet Copenhagen Denmark Prof. Lars Sondergaard 
Institut Cardiovasculaire Paris Sud (ICPS) Massy France Dr. Thomas Hovasse (Interventional Cardiologist, Head of Fellowship Programme)
Institut Mutualiste Montsouris Paris  France Dr. Nicolas Amabile (Consultant Cardiologist)
Clinique Pasteur Toulouse France Dr. Benjamin Honton (Co-Director of the Department)
University Heart Centre NRW, Bad Oeynhausen Bad Oeynhausen Germany Dr. Mohamed Ayoub (Director of Complex PCI and CTO Programme)
Heart Centre Dresden - Technical University Dresden Dresden Germany Dr. Norman Mangner (Deputy Head of Department)
Contilia Heart and Vascular Centre. Elisabeth Hospital. Essen Germany Dr. Alexander Wolf (Head of Cathlab)
Heart Centre Leipzig at University of Leipzig Leipzig Germany Prof. Mohamed Absel-Wahab (Deputy Director)
University Medical Centre Mainz Mainz Germany Prof. Tommaso Gori 
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich Munich Germany Prof. Jörg Hausleiter (Deputy Director)
Krankenhaus der Barmherzigen Brüder Trier Trier Germany Dr. Juergen Leick (Head of Interventional Cardiology)
Attikon University Hospital Athens Greece Prof. Dimitrios Alexopoulos (Chief of Cathlab)
Hippokration Hospital. University of Athens. Athens Greece Prof. Konstantinos Tsioufis (Director of the First Cardiology Clinic)
Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria de Ferrara Ferrara Italy Prof. Gianluca Campo (Director of Interventional Cathlab)
Careggi University Hospital Florence Italy Prof. Carlo di Mario (Professor of Cardiology)
Niguarda Hospital Milan Italy Dr. Stefano Nava (Interventional Cardiology)
San Raffaele Valve Centre Milan Italy Assoc. Prof. Alaide Chieffo
Interventional Cardiology Unit, Department of Cardiac, Thoracic, Vascular Science and Public Health. Padua University Hospital Padova Italy Prof. Giuseppe Tarantini
UOC Interventistica Cardiologica e Diagnostica Invasiva. Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS. Rome Italy Assoc. Prof. Franceso Burzotta 
Policlinico San Donato San Donato Milanese Italy Dr. Francesco Bedogni (Head of Department of Cardiology)
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medical Science. University of Turin Turin Italy Dr. Federico Conrotto (Head of Cathlab)
Verona University Hospital Verona  Italy Prof. Flavio Ribichini (Head of Cardiovascular Division)
Vilnius University Hospital Santaros Klinikos Vilnius Lithuania


Prof. Giedrius Davidavicius (Interventional Cardiologist)

MUMC Maastricht The Netherlands Dr. Vriesendorp (Interventional Cardiologist, Head Structural Interventions)
Radboudumc Nijmegen The Netherlands Prof. Robert-Jan van Geuns (Chief of Interventional Cardiology)
Erasmus University Medical Centre Rotterdam The Netherlands Prof. Nicolas van Mieghem (Director of Interventional Cardiology)
UMC Utrecht Utrecht The Netherlands Assoc. Prof Michiel Voskuil (Interventional Cardiologist)
Szpital Kliniczy im. Heliodora Swiecickiego Poznan Poland Prof. Maciej Lesiak (Head of Department)
National Institute of Cardiology Warsaw Poland Assoc. Prof. Jerzy Pregowski
Hospital de Santa Cruz, CHLO Carnaxide  Portugal Dr. Rui Teles (Structural Heart Disease Programme Director)
Hospital Clinico San Carlos Madrid Spain Prof. Javier Escaned (Head of Interventional Cardiology Section)
University Hospital La Paz Madrid Spain Dr. Alfonso Jurado Roman (Interventional Cardiologist)
Hospital Universitario Alvaro Cunqueiro Vigo Spain Dr. Rodrigo Estevez Loureiro (Interventional Cardiologist)
University Hospital Sussex Brighton United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Dr. James Cockburn (Head of Catheter labs)
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. Hammersmith Hospital London United Kingdom Dr. Ghada Mikhail (Interventional Cardiology Cardiologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer)
Royal Stoke Hospital Stoke-on-Trent United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Prof. Mamas Mamas (Head of Keele CV Research Group, Professor of Interventional Cardiology)


*Please note that this list is not a recognition of "centres of excellence" recognised nor accredited by EAPCI. It reflects the applications received for the 2023 Programme.