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Fellow of the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (FEACVI)

The application period opens on 15 June and closes on 15 October each year.

"EACVI Fellowship" is a symbol of excellence in cardiovascular imaging and is awarded to EACVI Members.

It is a recognition of professional achievements, given to those who have years of experience and have distinguished themselves in clinical, educational and organisational aspects of their career and who are committed to the field of cardiovascular imaging.

This designation is a result of a peer-review process.



Privileges and benefits on top of Silver Membership

  • Right to use the title in the signature, CVs, EACVI related scientific activities and documents
  • Higher discounts than Silver Members on EACVI congresses (except ICNC), EACVI products, certification exams, e-Learning programmes and events
  • Unlimited access to all resources from ESC congresses on ESC 365
  • Priority hotel booking for EACVI congresses
  • Special badge at congresses
  • Invitation to networking events at EACVI congresses
  • Free access to live and on-demand webinars
  • Access to EACVI Members lounge during EACVI congresses
  • Complimentary print subscription to the European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging (includes online access)
  • Those awarded EACVI fellowship receive a certificate and are listed on the website

Rules of EACVI Fellowship

Requirements to become a Fellow of the EACVI:

  • Candidates must be EACVI Silver Members for at least one year at the time of application
  • Candidates shall submit:
    • An up to date Curriculum Vitae
    • Copy of academic diploma (MD., PhD.or equivalent)
      • Physicians: Medical license
      • Scientist: PhD license
      • Sonographers/nurses/other allied professionals: License in good professional standing
    • Minimum three publications in peer-reviewed journals, with at least one where the candidate is the first or last author (original articles, excluding editorials, reviews, case reports)
    • Two supporting letters
      • One supporting letter from a FESC, FEACVI or EACVI Board member from your country of work
      • One supporting letter from a FESC, FEACVI or EACVI Board member from any other country
  • FESC will automatically be considered eligible but will have to follow the application procedure

Please note that all supporting documents must be provided in English.

Application procedure

The application period opens on 15 June and closes on 15 October each year.

When applying for the EACVI Fellowship online, please follow the process below:

  • Browse the documents requested and upload your files (all documents must be translated into English and should be submitted in PDF format) 
  • Submit your application before the deadline through your My ESC account

Applications should be made via the online submission system (no paper submission will be accepted). The online application must contain all required documents in order to be processed.

The application deadline is 15 October (year N) for the EACVI Fellowship to be recognised in year N+1. The newly elected FEACVI will be informed in December, year N if their application has been approved or rejected.

All FEACVI privileges, benefits and duties formally begin on 1 January (year N+1). Upon notification by mail, the newly elected EACVI Fellow should pay the fellowship fee as soon as possible and before 30 November (year N). 

Selection process

The candidate is informed by email of the acceptance / rejection of their application.
Applications submitted after the annual deadline will not be considered by the Credential Committee in charge, or by the EACVI Board. 

Annual EACVI fellowship fee rule

  • €300 (incl. VAT) by 30 November each year
  • Only (year N) EACVI Silver Members may apply to be Fellow of the (year N+1).

The yearly fellowship fee is €300 and covers the period 1 January to 31 December (year N+1).

Newly selected FEACVI receive the request for payment in November. The request for payment is mailed and payment must be received by 30 November to ensure the delivery of the European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging early January (year N+1).

If the fellowship fee remains unpaid on 1 January all fellowship privilieges and benefits are cancelled. After two years of non-payment of fees, consecutively or not, the fellow will be informed of his/her exclusion from EACVI Fellowship, unless payment is received within three months. Reintegration of an excluded fellow in the EACVI fellowship register will be accepted on payment of all due fees.

A ”pay in order” principle applies: the Fellowship fee is due every year and one may only pay the fellowship fee of the given year, on payment of the fee of the previous year.

Renewal process

FEACVI fees are due annually. 

Payments should be made by credit card, in euros only, through your My ESC account.

Honorary Fellows of the EACVI

In alphabetical order

Fellow of the EACVI (Honorary) Country Election year
Luigi Paolo Badano Italy 2019
Thor Edvardsen Norway 2019
Alan Fraser United Kingdom 2019
Gilbert Habib France 2019
Patrizio Lancellotti Belgium 2019
Petros Nihoyannopoulos United Kingdom 2019
Fausto Jose Pinto Portugal 2019
Bogdan Alexandru Popescu Romania 2019
Jose Luis Zamorano Gomez Spain 2019

Fellows of the EACVI

In alphabetical order

Fellow of the EACVI Country Election year
Sabir Abdul Karim Qatar 2019
Rafidah Abu Bakar Malaysia 2019
Yoshihiro Akashi Japan 2019
Hasan Al Farhan Iraq 2019
Lamia Al Saikhan United Kingdom 2019
Ahmed M Fareed Ali Egypt 2019
Ana Maria G Almeida Portugal 2019
Brunilda Alushi Germany 2020
V Amuthan India 2019
Emmanuel Androulakis United Kingdom 2020
Mohammad Mostafa Ansari Ramandi Iran (Islamic Republic of) 2019
Ben Ariff United Kingdom 2019
Neeta Bachani India 2019
Andrea Baggiano Italy 2019
Anna Baritussio Italy 2019
Stephan Beckmann Germany 2019
Ronen Beeri Israel 2019
Theodora Benedek Romania 2019
Imre Sandor Benedek Romania 2019
Jutta Bergler-Klein Austria 2019
Francesco Bianco Italy 2019
Mihaela-Ioana Bolog Romania 2019
Alexander Borg Malta 2019
Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci United Kingdom 2020
Helmut Bueltel Germany 2019
Quirino Ciampi Italy 2019
Edoardo Conte Italy 2019
Bernard Cosyns Belgium 2020
Tommaso D'Angelo Italy 2020
Yousef Daryani United Kingdom 2019
Monica Luiza de Alcantara Brazil 2020
Bart De Boeck Switzerland 2019
Giovanna Di Giannuario Italy 2019
Sara Di Michele Italy 2019
Giovanni Di Salvo United Kingdom 2019
Lale Dinc Asarcikli Turkey 2019
Steven Droogmans Belgium 2019
Awadelkarim Elneama Saudi Arabia 2019
Giovanni Fazio Italy 2020
Alex Felix Brazil 2020
Corrado Fiore Italy 2019
Attila Frigy Romania 2020
Domenico Galzerano Italy 2019
Ioulia Grapsa United Kingdom 2020
Dominik Guensch Switzerland 2020
Marco Guglielmo Italy 2019
Kristina Hermann Haugaa Norway 2019
Thomas Herren Switzerland 2019
Krasimira Hristova Bulgaria 2019
Rozita Jalalian Iran (Islamic Republic of) 2020
Ruxandra Oana Jurcut Romania 2019
Alexandros Kallifatidis Greece 2019
Vasileios Kamperidis Greece 2020
Ugur Nadir Karakulak Turkey 2019
Konstantinos Katogiannis Greece 2020
Dimitrios Ketikoglou Greece 2019
Alexander Kharlamov Netherlands (The) 2019
Marcio Kiuchi Brazil 2019
Guenter Klappacher Austria 2020
Roman Korenfeld Israel 2020
Maciej Kostrubiec Poland 2019
Agata Krzesiak-Lodyga Poland 2019
Shahbaz Ahmad Kureshi Pakistan 2019
Minna Margareta Kylmala Finland 2019
Jose Gabriel Lima Macao 2019
Carlos Alberto Luengas Colombia 2019
Alicia Maria Maceira Gonzalez Spain 2019
Hani Mahmoud-Elsayed Egypt 2020
David Maisuradze Georgia 2020
Ruchika Meel South Africa 2019
Matthijs F L Meijs Netherlands (The) 2019
Fathia Mghaieth Zghal Tunisia 2019
Krzysztof Wiktor Michalak Poland 2019
Margherita Ministeri Italy 2019
Andrew Robert J Mitchell United Kingdom 2019
Mohammed Hassan Abdelrhman Mohammed Saudi Arabia 2019
Sjoerd Mollema Netherlands (The) 2019
Caroline Morbach Germany 2019
Manish Motwani United Kingdom 2019
Olga Mozenska Poland 2019
Juan Carlos Munoz San Jose Spain 2020
Ferit Onur Mutluer Netherlands (The) 2020
Nabil Naser Bosnia and Herzegovina 2019
Ioannis Ntalas Greece 2019
Gaetano Nucifora United Kingdom 2019
Koya Ozawa United States of America 2020
Bernard P Paelinck Belgium 2019
Alberto Palazzuoli Italy 2020
Konstantinos Papadopoulos Greece 2019
Nikolaos Papamichael United Kingdom 2019
Orlando Gabriel Perea Argentina 2019
Valeria Pergola United Kingdom 2019
Steffen Erhard Petersen United Kingdom 2019
Gianluca Pontone Italy 2019
Ihab Ramzy United Kingdom 2019
Fabrizio Ricci Italy 2019
Jose Fernando Rodriguez Palomares Spain 2019
Jorge Guillermo Romero Farina Spain 2019
Alexia Rossi Switzerland 2020
Jorg Saberniak Norway 2020
Noureldin Sahal Saudi Arabia 2019
Ahmad Salehi Omran Canada 2019
Sennimalai Sankar United Kingdom 2019
Mark Schuuring Netherlands (The) 2020
Jadranka Separovic Hanzevacki Croatia 2020
Mahmoud Neseem AbdElkawy Shaaban Egypt 2019
Christoph Sinning Germany 2019
Per Anton Sirnes Norway 2019
Helge Skulstad Norway 2019
Hatem Soliman Aboumarie United Kingdom 2019
Maciej Sosnowski Poland 2019
Elizabeta Srbinovska-Kostovska North Macedonia 2019
Sebastian Streukens Netherlands (The) 2019
Samir Sulemane United Kingdom 2020
Mahmood Tabandeh Iran (Islamic Republic of) 2019
Masaaki Takeuchi Japan 2019
Timothy Tan Australia 2020
Nagwa Thabet Egypt 2019
Philippe Unger Belgium 2019
Vinayak Vadgaonkar Bahrain 2019
Nico Van De Veire Belgium 2020
Pieter Van Der Bijl South Africa 2020
Ivo Van Der Bilt Netherlands (The) 2019
Jolanta Justina Vaskelyte Lithuania 2019
Ali Vazir United Kingdom 2019
Olga Vriz Italy 2019
Lodewijk Wagenaar Netherlands (The) 2019
Wolfgang Weihs Austria 2019
Justine Yap United Kingdom 2019
Wisam Yassi Netherlands (The) 2019
Kyriakos Yiangou Cyprus 2019
Anthony Yip South Africa 2019

 

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