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Association of Cardiovascular Nursing & Allied Professions


 

Our mission is to support nurses and allied professionals throughout Europe to deliver the best possible care to patients with cardiovascular disease and their families. We do this through the creation and delivery of a diverse programme of activities, including education, research and mentorship.

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COVID-19 (coronavirus)

It is with great regret that we must inform you that EuroHeartCare 2020, the annual scientific congress of the Association of Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (ACNAP), scheduled for 4-6 June in Seville, is cancelled. Fortunately, we have been able to secure the same venue for EuroHeartCare 2021 from 17 to 19 June in Seville, Spain.

The ESC and ACNAP leaderships have been closely following the rapid spread of COVID-19 and its impact on healthcare professionals and particularly our community who are front line actors in this battle.

As you are aware, increasingly severe measures are being put in place to limit the spread of the virus as health systems deal with the pandemic. As such, 38% of our congress faculty, have already cancelled their participation in EuroHeartCare – and that number will only grow. In addition, Spain’s authorities have imposed a nationwide lockdown to fight the sharp rise in infections and it is unclear how the situation will evolve over the coming weeks.

As a result of these factors and our responsibility to protect the health of our faculty, delegates and staff, the ACNAP board decided that cancelling the congress was the only responsible course of action. Should you have any queries, please refer to the Q&A.

On behalf of the ACNAP Executive Board and the Congress Chair, Dr. Jennifer Jones, we thank you for your understanding and convey our heartfelt wishes to you, your families and your patients in these difficult times.


Tina Hansen, Denmark
ACNAP President 2018-2020

 

 

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  • June 2020
    • EuroHeartCare 2020
      Thursday 04 June
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      Seville - Spain

      CANCELLED - Your Questions Answered

      The event to attend for cardiovascular nurses and allied professionals helping healthcare professionals deliver the best care possible to patients with cardiovascular disease.

      04/06/2020 00:00 06/06/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroHeartCare 2020 Seville - Spain Association of Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (ACNAP) contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
  • August 2020
    • ESC Congress 2020: Challenging Times, Infinite Possibilities
      Saturday 29 August
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      Never before will such a vast, global, cardiology community be connected at the same time. ESC Congress remains a celebration of discovery; a celebration of science.

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