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EACVI Research Grants Submitted Projects

Be inspired by submitted projects!

Evaluators for 2021:  Doctor Nina Ajmone Marsan (The Netherlands), Doctor Jordi Dahl (Denmark), Professor Giovanni Di Salvo (UK), Doctor Elena Galli (France), Professor Bernhard Gerber (Belgium), Doctor Alessia Gimelli (Italy), Professor José Rodriguez Palomares (Spain), supervised by Professor Thor Edvardsen, EACVI President 2018-2020, and Professor Bernard Cosyns, chair of the EACVI Scientific Documents Committee 2018-2020.     

Selection criteria

  • Candidate's CV: 1 to 5 points
  • Project: 1 to 10 points
  • Feasibility: 1 to 5 points

EACVI Research Grant programme for 2021 - Evaluated programmes & Scores

12 excellent eligible applications were received and reviewed.



Score /20

1 Late heart and vasculature impacts of asymptomatic, mild and hospitalised COVID-19 17.857 Selected
2 Association of environmental and lifestyle factors with conventional and radiomics cardiovascular magnetic resonance phenotypes 16.714 Selected
3 Characterisation of myocardial injury in patients recently recovered from COVID-19 using multimodality imaging techniques and blood biosignatures 16.571 Selected
4 Exercise to unravel myocardial stiffness changes as a potential cause of diastolic (dys)function: an ultra-high frame rate imaging study in HFpEF and athletes 16.429 Selected
5 Sex differences in functional mitral regurgitation 15.5
6 Advanced 3D modelling by virtual reality in congenital heart disease 15.429
6 Imaging strategy in patients with single ventricle physiology before Fontan completion 15.429
8 Impact of acute preload changes through hemodialysis on myocardial stiffness assessed by shear wave imaging 14.857
9 A novel approach to identify diastolic dysfunction in patients with systemic sclerosis 14.286
10 Multicentric randomised evaluation of tricuspid valve percutaneous repair system (clip for the tricuspid valve) in the treatment of severe secondary tricuspid disorders 13.5
11 Feature tracking computed tomography derived left atrial and left ventricular strain in transcatheter interventions in mitral regurgitation: holistic assessment of patients with mitral regurgitation 13
12 Development of the Inter-Vendor Differences in Strain Measurements of the Left Ventricle
Inter-Vendor Comparability, Feasibility and Reproducibility of the Right Ventricular and Left Atrial Strain Tracking