Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to disseminate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care.
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our mission is to promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our mission is to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Improving the quality of life and reducing sudden cardiac death by limiting the impact of heart rhythm disturbances.
Our mission is to improve quality of life and longevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
The ESC Working Groups' goal is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
The ESC Councils' goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
Thanks to financial support from Industries, EAPCI is proud to offer again this year a unique opportunity for individuals to apply for a training in a centre of excellence. Centres apply to enrol in the programme and host trainees.
After receiving the applications, the EAPCI will match the selected applicant with the corresponding centre.
The programme is now closed. Applications will open mid-September 2017.
Discover the 2017 EAPCI Grants winners and their projects at the bottom of this page.
The European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) offers Education and Training Grants of 25,000 EUR to provide an opportunity for specialised research and clinical training in an ESC Member Country in the interventional cardiology field.
Centres involved in the programme host the trainee for 12 months training on a specialised topic:
Applicants eligible for this programme are those who meet all the below requirements:
Applicants are not asked to identify a centre. A proposal of the centre will be made by the EAPCI Fellowship Committee based on applications received from centres. Final validation of the application will be subject to visa acceptance (when needed) as well as acceptance of the host centre.
Applicants who are in doubt about their eligibility are advised to contact the EAPCI office prior to submitting an application.
Same application process than for individuals. Preference will be given to centres that are registered on CathGo database, have active research fellowship programmes and fulfil the minimum criteria listed in the Rules and Regulations document.
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Dr. Giuliana Capretti
From Italy to Hôpital Bichat (Paris, France)Title: Predective factors of left ventricle recovery following TAVI in patients with severe aortic stenosis and left ventricle systolic impairment. (supported by an educational grant from Edwards)Dr. Francesco Costa
From Italy to Hopital Clinic i Provincial (Barcelona, Spain)Title: Complex coronary artery disease revascularization and implementation of metallic and bioresorbable stent technologies: linking anatomical/procedural characteristics and Antiplatelet treatment to improve patients' outcome. (supported by an educational grant from Abbott)Dr. Giuseppe Di Gioia
From Italy to Cardiovascular Centre Aalst Olv Hospital (Aalst, Belgium)Title: Evaluation of the reliability and potential usefulness of fractional flow reserve assessment of intermediate coronary stenoses in patients with severe aortic valve stenosis and coronary artery disease. (supported by an educational grant from Boston Scientific)Dr. Aikaterini Antonia Liontou
From Greece to Centre Hospital Clinico San Carlos (Madrid, Spain)Title: Training in percutaneous coronary interventions, intracoronary imaging and transcatheter valve interventions. (supported by an educational grant from Terumo)Dr. Emmanouil Poulidakis
From Greece to European Hospital Georges Pompidou (Paris, France)Title: Training in coronary lesion assessment and percutaneous coronary interventions. (supported by an educational grant from Medtronic)Dr. Razvan Constantin Serban
From Romania to Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital (London, United Kingdom)Title: Learning highly-specialized procedures for structural heart diseases. (supported by an educational grant from Boston Scientific)
Access all the testimonials to learn more on their background and projects.
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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