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The EAPC hands-on course on diabetes and CVD is a case-based course focusing on the ESC Guidelines on diabetes, prediabetes and cardiovascular disease. Please note that the number of places is limited.
This course has been postponed to fall 2020 or spring 2021.
With the rapid spread of COVID-19 and the necessity for healthcare professionals to deal with the epidemic in their hospitals, we have decided to postpone the EAPC Hands-On Course on Diabetes and CVD scheduled for 26–27 June 2020 and to move it to this fall or next spring. The new date will be announced here in the coming months. All candidacies received so far will be considered, and the deadline for applications will be extended to July.
The EAPC Hands-On Course on Diabetes and CVD is a case-based course focusing on the ESC Guidelines on Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases. Please note that the number of places is limited.
Prof. Lars Rydén, FESC
Assoc. Prof. Linda Mellbin, FESC
This course encompasses a mix of interactive lectures, case presentations and discussions. Upon completion of this course programme, participants will be better able to:
Chairperson: Linda Mellbin
Chairperson: Lars Rydén
Chairperson: Francesco Cosentino
The course is designed for cardiologists, endocrinologists and general practitioners from European countries.
Please note that this course is reserved for these practitioners only and not open to students.
Only candidates with an up-to-date My ESC profile will have access to the application form. We kindly invite you to connect on the platform and check the fields “contact details” and “professional activity” in the section "View my profile".
Due to limited seat availability, the Oversight Committee will select the candidates who meet these criteria:
Candidates shall attach to their application form:
The application period for this course will re-open soon.
Registration is free and includes:
Note: Your travel, accommodation, as well as transfer from the airport to your hotel or to the Karolinska University Hospital is at your own charge.
1/ Cancellation by a Candidate
If a Candidate wishes to cancel its registration prior to the course, a written request must be sent by using the Contact Us form on the ESC Website. Request for cancellation by phone or any other means of communication will not be considered.
2/ Cancellation or modification of the dates of the course by the ESC In the event of serious and unforeseen circumstances beyond its control, the ESC is entitled to cancel the Course. Participants shall not be entitled to compensation for any costs or damages incurred as a consequence of such a cancellation (i.e. travel arrangements must remain at Participant’s charge only).
In the event of serious and unforeseen circumstances beyond its control, the ESC is entitled to modify the dates and time of the course. In such case, Participants may choose to cancel their registration, or to attend the course at the new date and time proposed by the ESC. Participants shall not be entitled to compensation for any costs or damages incurred as a consequence of such a change (i.e. travel arrangements must remain at participant’s charge only).
All participants are urged to take personal travel insurance.
European Society of Cardiology
European Heart HouseLes Templiers2035 Route des CollesCS 80179 Biot
06903, Sophia Antipolis, FR
Karolinska University Hospital
171 76 Stockholm, SE
This course is organised by the European Association of Preventive Cardiology as part of the Diabetes and CVD Programme supported by Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Diabetes Alliance and Novo Nordisk A/S in the form of educational grants.
The scientific programme has not been influenced in any way by its sponsors.
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease.
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