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European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions

Invasive and Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Surgery


Aims & Activities

The EAPCI was created in 2006. Its objectives and activities stem from the synergy between the assets of EuroPCR and the former ESC Working Group on Interventional Cardiology.

Specifically :

  • The EAPCI contributes actively to the programme of the yearly EuroPCR Course, which has become its official annual meeting
  • The EAPCI has another official course: PCR London Valves, focusing on the care of patients with valvular heart disease. 
  • The EuroIntervention Journal continues to aim at presenting the best of research and education in our field, including case presentations in lively electronic format
  • The PCR-EAPCI Textbook: Poised to become the reference for interventional practioners, the PCR-EAPCI Textbook offers four volumes dedicated to diagnosis, coronary interventions, structural heart disease, peripheral interventions and perspectives. Both clinically and practically oriented, the Textbook covers everything today‘s interventional needs to know
  • A strong involvement in the field of education through the Education and Training Fellowship Programme, the ESC eLearning Platform, the EAPCI Fellows Courses... These activities are the main focus of the Association and are being expanded, in close collaboration with the Interventional Working Groups throughout Europe, and abroad
  • Finally, the EAPCI contributes with enthusiasm to all activities of the ESC, as they pertain to revascularization and other percutaneous interventions, only to name the contributions to the ESC Congress, the EURObservational Research Programme (EORP), preparation and implementation of Guidelines

Across all these activities, EAPCI aims to foster a close and mature collaboration with industry partners, based on a clearly defined code of conduct. Post-graduate education, improving patient access to device-based therapies and promoting clinical research represent obvious areas of common and shared interest.

Access Prof Haude, EAPCI President 2016-2018 address

 EAPCI Board & Committees

EAPCI Annual Reports

Access the EAPCI Constitution and annual reports included in the annual reports of the ESC activities by the President, Secretary and Treasurer.

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Upcoming events in your field of interest

  • September 2017
    • PCR London Valves 2017
      Sunday 24 September
      London - United Kingdom

      This Course is now established as the world’s largest educational meeting focused on the care of patients with valvular heart disease and specifically addressing the rapidly growing specialty of percutaneous valve intervention. 2017 will focus on The Heart Team Course - focus on transcatheter therapies for valvular heart disease.

      24/09/201700:00 26/09/201700:00 Europe/Paris PCR London Valves 2017 London - United Kingdom European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions true DD/MM/YYYY
    • Friday 29 September

      Join Prof. Marianne Brodmann, Dr. M. de Carlo, Prof C.Espinola-Klein & Prof. L. Mazzolai

      Free for everyone

      29/09/201718:00 29/09/201719:00 Europe/Paris Anti-thrombotic therapy in Peripheral Artery Disease Working Group on Aorta & Peripheral Vascular Diseases DD/MM/YYYY
  • October 2017
    • Thursday 05 October

      Join Profs. Andrea Rubboli, Joao Morais and Dirk Sibbing

      Free for everyone

      05/10/201718:00 05/10/201719:00 Europe/Paris Anti-thrombotic treatment in Coronary Artery Disease Working Group on Aorta & Peripheral Vascular Diseases DD/MM/YYYY

ESC TV 2014 - Future perspectives for the EAPCI