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EAPCI at ESC Congress 2017

Your roadmap before attending your congress in Barcelona

ESC Congress celebrates this year the 40 years of PCI: discover EAPCI's activities onsite, the sessions not-to-miss and the 40 years of Angioplasty PCR/EAPCI Expo @ ESC 2017dedicated to this historical moment shared with all the community of professionals in cardiology.

Important: Visit Village 6 dedicated to Interventions/ Peripheral circulation/ Stroke/ Surgery.



EAPCI

The European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) is happy to welcome you on ESC Stand, the area dedicated to all ESC activities and Associations.

Discover:

  • Our activities
  • How you can be involved in upcoming projects
  • How to become a member

Join us

Come to meet us, to learn more about the EAPCI activities. We will be available for any question you may have on career opportunities.

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EuroIntervention Journal & EuroIntervention Supplement on National Registries by EAPCI

EuroIntervention, the official EuroPCR and EAPCI journal (August issue) specialised in interventional cardiovascular medicine will be available on ESC Stand and Village 6 as well as the EuroIntervention Supplement on National Registries by EAPCI published for EuroPCR (May 2017). Learn more

Come to pick up your free copies on ESC Stand and "40 years of Angioplasty PCR/EAPCI Expo @ ESC 2017" exposition on Stand H.900!

Coming soon: EAPCI Certification in Interventional Cardiology

EAPCI is aiming at launching an individual certification in interventional cardiology in May 2018.

  • Come and join the EAPCI Education & Training Committee on Sunday 27 August 17:00 - 18:00, ESC Meeting Rooms - Level 1 - ESC Meeting Room 01 to find out more about this upcoming EAPCI certification programme. This meeting is open to all delegates and especially to young interventionalists.
  • Read the full presentation from Dariusz Dudek and Eric Van Belle, Committee Chair and Co-Chair, EuroIntervention, June issue. Access the interview
  • Discover more on ESC Stand - Education corner.

40 years of Angioplasty PCR/EAPCI Expo @ ESC 2017

40 years of angioplasty logoLocation: Stand H.900, between the Hub and the Village 3, in the Exhibition area.

Don't miss the retrospective exposition retracing the early years of angioplasty. 216 m² to learn more about the pioneers, discover the devices and the evolution until nowadays.

Join the conversation about the history of angioplasty on Twitter by using the hashtags #angio40 ; #ESCCongress

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40 sessions not-to-miss

Mark your agenda with these sessions selected especially by Dr Rodney De Palma, Member of the EAPCI Web & Communication Committee.

Saturday 26 August
Sunday 27 August
Monday 28 August
Tuesday 29 August
Wednesday 30 August

Sessions in Public health and health policy

Sessions selected for young interventionalists

 

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Saturday 26 August

Date & Location Type of session Title
26/08/2017 11:00
Podgorica, Village 6
Symposium The TAVI/TAVR Summit
26/08/2017 13:30
Gaudi, The Hub
Special Session What does the busy cardiologist need to know about recent advances in cardiology?
26/08/2017 13:30
Dali, The Hub
Late-Breaking Science Hot Line Late Breaking Science in PCI 1
26/08/2017 13:30
Bucharest, Village 8
Symposium An update on the clinical management of STEMI
26/08/2017 17:00
Barcelona, Main Auditorium
Special Event Inaugural session

 

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Sunday 27 August

Date & Location Type of session Title
27/08/2017 08:30
Luxembourg, Village 6
Symposium What cardiologists need to know about stroke
27/08/2017 08:30
Rabat, Village 7
Cardiac Anatomy and Pathology Live Cardiac anatomy for interventional cardiologists
27/08/2017 08:30
Spotlight Stage
Debate Session Left atrial appendage occlusion
27/08/2017 08:30
Oslo, Village 7 
Symposium Percutaneous interventional therapies for pulmonary hypertension
27/08/2017 08:30
Bishkek, Village 6
Symposium Bioresorbable vascular scaffolds: living up to the expectations?
27/08/2017 11:00
Spotlight Stage
Special Session Coronary Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO)
27/08/2017 11:00
Miro, The Hub
Symposium Practical aspects of care in Non-ST-Elevation-ACS
27/08/2017 14:00
Spotlight Stage
Late-Breaking Science Hot Line Late Breaking Science in PCI 2
27/08/2017 14:00
ESC TV Stage, ESC Plaza
Special Session Memorial session: Andreas Grüntzig
27/08/2017 14:00
Podgorica, Village 6
Named Lecture ESC Andreas Grüntzig Lecture on Interventional Cardiology
27/08/2017 14:00
Spotlight Stage
Late-Breaking Science Hot Line Late Breaking Science in PCI 2
27/08/2017 14:00
Barcelona, Main Auditorium
Main Session ESC Guidelines 2017 - AMI-STEMI
27/08/2017 14:00
Bucharest, Village 8
Symposium Cardiac arrest 2017
27/08/2017 16:30
Barcelona, Main Auditorium
Main Session ESC Guidelines 2017 - Focused update on dual antiplatelet therapy
27/08/2017 16:30
Spotlight Stage
Special Session PCI of complex coronary lesions - Left main bifurcation PCI

 

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Monday 28 August

Date & Location Type of session Title
28/08/2017 07:30
Spotlight Stage
Cardiology@breakfast Women in intervention
28/08/2017 08:30
Dali, The Hub
Symposium Percutaneous cardiovascular interventions
28/08/2017 08:30
Oslo, Village 7
Symposium 40 years of percutaneous interventions in valvular heart disease
28/08/2017 08:30
Barcelona, Main Auditorium
Main Session ESC Guidelines 2017 - Valvular heart disease
28/08/2017 11:00
Spotlight Stage
Special Session Mitral valve repair
28/08/2017 11:00
Luxembourg, Village 6
Symposium Approval processes for medical devices - Understanding clinical and regulatory perspectives - Spotlight on coronary stents
28/08/2017 16:30
Dali, The Hub
Guidelines in Daily Practice NSTE-ACS
28/08/2017 16:30
Tripoli, Village 8
Guidelines in Daily Practice Myocardial revascularisation - An update
28/08/2017 16:30
Spotlight Stage
Special Session Imaging versus functional guided PCI
28/08/2017 16:30
Bishkek, Village 6
Symposium 40 years of percutaneous coronary interventions and beyond
28/08/2017 16:30
Barcelona, Main Auditorium
Main Session ESC Guidelines 2017 - Diagnosis and treatment of peripheral arterial diseases

 

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Tuesday 29 August

Date & Location Type of session Title
29/08/2017 08:30
Dali, The Hub
 Debate Session Secondary mitral regurgitation requires invasive therapy to improve outcome
29/08/2017 08:30
Bucharest, Village 8
Symposium Controversies in the management of acute coronary syndromes
29/08/2017 08:30
Luxembourg, Village 6
Symposium Interventional cardiology
29/08/2017 08:30
Gaudi, The Hub
Special Session Preparing for the next 40 years of intervention - What skills do tomorrow's interventionalists need?
29/08/2017 08:30
Spotlight Stage
Debate Session Left main is now a domain of interventional cardiology
29/08/2017 11:00
Spotlight Stage
Special Session STEMI
29/08/2017 14:00
Spotlight Stage
Special Session Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) closure

 

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Wednesday 30 August

Date & Location Type of session Title
30/08/2017 09:00
Dali, The Hub
Special Session Congress Condensed - Interventional cardiology
30/08/2017 10:15
Barcelona, Main Auditorium
Special Session ESC Congress Highlights

 

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Sessions in Public health and health policy

Date & Location Type of session Title
27/08/2017 7:30
Gaudi - The Hub
Cardiology@breakfast Career counselling - Be proactive and listen to the champions
28/08/2017 07:30
Goya - The Hub
Cardiology@breakfast Planning and developing your early career as a scientist
28/08/2017 07:30
Miro - The Hub
Cardiology@breakfast Women in intervention
28/08/2017 11:00
Luxembourg - Village 6
Symposium, Spotlight of the Congress Approval processes for medical devices - Understanding clinical and regulatory perspectives - Spotlight on coronary stents
28/08/2017 16:30
Miro - The Hub
Symposium Horizon 2020 and beyond – EU funding opportunities for cardiovascular research
29/08/2017 14:00
Dali - The Hub
Symposium Raising standards in cardiovascular care and planning

 

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