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 in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Our mission is to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death.
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.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
The association's functions have been devolved into 7 distinct committees, a Scientific Documents Group (SDG) and a Nominating committee.
Chair: Marc Claeys, Belgium
Members : Francois Roubille, France; Gianni Casella, Italia; Robert Zukermann, Israel; Nikoloaos Nikolaou, Greece
Role: To define membership value and member benefits, to liaise with national acute cardiac care working groups and to attract acute cardiac care professionals into the ACCA community.
Chair: Janina Stepinska, Poland
Members: Antonia Sambola, Spain; Catriona Jennings, UK; Natale Daniele Brunetti, Italy; Fabio Rigamonti,Switzerland
Role: To ensure continuous liaison and good relationships with external allied societies and the ESC Councils, Associations, and Working Groups.
Chair: Christian Hassager, Denmark - Co-Chair: Ingo Ahrens, Germany
Members: Roberta Rossini, Italy; Patrick Goldstein, France; Angela Hoye, UK; Christoph Sinning, Germany
Role: To initiate and promote multi-national European studies and registries in the field of acute cardiac care.
Chair: Eric Bonnefoy, France
Project Leader ESCeL: Sofie Gevaert, Belgium
Project Leader Webinars course Director and IACC Certification: Pepe Barrabes, Spain
Members: Alessandro Sionnis, Spain; Ana Viana Tejedor, Spain; Christiaan Vrints, Belgium; Laura Massobrio, Italy; Diana Tint, Romania; Richard Rokyta, Czech Republic
Role: To promote knowledge and skills through training and certification programmes to a multi-disciplinary audience.
Chair: Kurt Huber, Austria - Co-Chair: Sergio Leonardi, Italy
Members: Konstantin Krychtiuk, Austria; Maria Rubini Gimenez, Switzerland; Claudio Fresco, Italy; Marco Tubaro, Italy
Role: To develop a state-of-the art scientific programme and promote the ACCA’s congress to a worldwide audience as a unique platform of information exchange.
Chair: David Walker, United Kingdom
Members: Rafael Vidal, Spain; Peter Ong , Germany; Alexandru Mischie, France; Antonio Francesco Amico, Italy
Role: To establish ACCA’s reputation and international standing with a wide audience through both internal and external media channels.
Chair: Elia de Maria, Italy
Members: Alice Wood, UK; Katarzyna Czerwińska-Jelonkiewicz, Poland; Guido Tavazzi, Italy; Xavier Rossello, UK
Role: To help spreading ACCA's mission to the young generation, to ensure collaboration with existing young groups, to promote young excellence in the ACCA field.
Chair: Sigrun Halvorsen, Norway
Members: Uwe Zeymer, Germany; Greg Lip, UK; Janine Poess, Germany
Role: The SDG is an ACCA operational team which has been created by the Acute Cardiovascular Care Association to supervise and monitor the preparation and publication of scientific Expert Consensus documents and Position Papers.
Chairperson: Hector BuenoCo Chairperson: Christiaan Vrints
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