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Subspecialty communities

The ESC comprises 28 cardiovascular subspecialty communities covering the full spectrum of cardiology.
They include 7 Associations, 15 Working Groups and 6 Councils, enabling us to provide in-depth, expert knowledge to all cardiovascular clinicians and researchers.



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Communities' Upcoming Events

  • April 2024
    • ESC Preventive Cardiology 2024
      Thursday 25 April
      ESC event
      Athens - Greece

      The leading international congress on preventive cardiology. From prevention, epidemiology, and population science to cardiac rehabilitation and exercise, basic and translational research, and sports cardiology. 

      25/04/2024 00:00 27/04/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Preventive Cardiology 2024

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      Athens - Greece European Association of Preventive Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    • Heart Failure Association of the ESC
      Monday 29 April
      ESC event

      Since 2010, Heart Failure Awareness Days has been one of the most significant events on the HFA calendar. This is an opportunity to bring the realities of heart failure to the forefront of public awareness in order to be catalysts for change. Over the past few years, efforts have expanded through various activities such as TV and radio debates, leveraging social media platforms, publishing articles in national newspapers, setting up stands in city squares, organising children's art exhibitions, facilitating outdoor activities involving patients, hosting open house events at clinics, and many more.

      29/04/2024 00:00 05/05/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris Heart Failure Awareness Days 2024

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      Heart Failure Association of the ESC true DD/MM/YYYY
  • May 2024
    • European Heart Rhythm Association
      Thursday 02 May
      Budapest - Hungary

      Everything you need to know to be well-prepared for the EHRA EP Certification Exam.


      02/05/2024 00:00 04/05/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris EHRA Interventional Electrophysiology and Examination Preparatory Course

      The EHRA Interventional Electrophysiology and Examination Preparatory Course intends to review some of the difficult concepts on interventional EP and to test the knowledge and improve the skills of those planning to sit for the EHRA certification exam.

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      Budapest - Hungary European Heart Rhythm Association true DD/MM/YYYY