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EAPCI at Stockholm 2010

European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) at ESC Congress 2010


Are you intending to attend the 2010 ESC Congress in Stockholm?

Discover the EAPCI activities that will be proposed on site during this unique event and start planning your congress schedule NOW!

Invasive Imaging and Functional Assessment

Congress Planner : Access the pre-selected sessions in Interventional Cardiology

This year again, the EAPCI Web & Communication Committee chaired by Dr Andreas Baumbach highlighted from the scientific programme all the interesting sessions in the field of interventional cardiology :

  • Aortic valve disease
  • Adjunctive medical therapy
  • Angina Pectoris stable
  • Angina Pectoris unstable
  • Antithrombotic agents
  • Aorta, peripheral arterial and venous surgery
  • CAD and comorbidities
  • Infarction acute non STEMI
  • Invasive Coronary Imaging
    and more...

This list of pre-selected sessions will help you start planning your congress! Please note that this is not an exhaustive list of all interventional cardiology sessions.

Participate in the EAPCI General Assembly

The General Assembly for the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions will take place on Monday 30 August from 15:30 to 16:30 (Room 4 - ESC Central, Zone K, First floor). All EAPCI members are encouraged to attend.
This will be the occasion for EAPCI to report on recent activities and new intiatives:

  • Welcome - C. Di Mario, EAPCI President
  • EAPCI Committees and activities updates
    • International Affairs and National Societies - V. Schächinger
    • Training & Education, L. Goncalves & M. Gilard
    • EuroPCR 2010 & plans for EuroPCR 2011 - J. Fajadet
    • Scientific Programme - D. Dudek
    • EuroIntervention Journal - P.W. Serruys
    • Financial update - K. Niemela
  • EAPCI Elections process - C. Di Mario
  • The ESC TAVI Registry - C. Di Mario
  • Discussion with audience
  • Stent for Life update - S. Kristensen

Submit your questions beforehand here. Please note any questions not answered during the EAPCI General Assembly will be replied to via e-mail.

The EAPCI General Assembly will be followed by the Stent for Life Declaration Signature from 16:30 - 18:00 in the same location. New countries will be officially invited to join the Stent for Life Initiative and countries currently involved will present their plans and achievements.

Don't miss the Association Track, the Grüntzig Lecture and more....

  • Association Track (Focus II Session) - Highlights from EuroPCR 2010
    Tuesday 31 August 08:30 - 10:00 - Room London (Zone A)
  • ESC Grüntzig Lecture on Interventional Cardiology
    Sunday 29 August 14:00 - 14:45 - Room Bucharest (Zone A)
  • Strategy of revascularisation in patients with left main/multivessel coronary artery disease - LIVE from Riga
     Sunday 29 August 14:00 - 15:30 - Room London (Zone A) 
  • The best of the European Heart Journal: new frontiers in intervention
    Monday 30 August 15:35 - 16:25 - Room Berne (Zone A)
  • ESC/EACTS Guidelines on myocardial revascularisation
    Tuesday 31 August 08:30 - 10:30 - Room London (Zone A)

Access the full list of the sessions on the scientific programme of the congress.

Stent for Life Activities

The EAPCI/EuroPCR in collaboration with Eucomed and the ESC Working Group on Acute Cardiac Care launched a new intitiative at EuroPCR 2009: Stent for Life.
Join us at the Stent for Life Declaration signature ceremony
The Stent for Life Initiative (SFL) will celebrate its first year anniversary at ESC 2010 Congress in Stockholm. The ceremony will take place as a continuation of the EAPCI General Assembly on Monday 30 August, 16:30 - 18:00. Meet the SFL family members to learn about Initiatives’ first year achievements

ESC Stands

Come and visit us on the ESC Stands (Zones B & C) to find out more on the EAPCI activities and in particular Training and Education activities including training and research grants  In addition, pick your copy of EuroIntervention Journal

Join us on the ESC membership Stand (Zone A) to :

  • Gather more information on the EAPCI Membership programme and enable your colleagues who are not yet EAPCI members to register
  • Pick up our EAPCI brochure and your set of guidelines. Do not forget to print and bring your membership statement : this will save you some time to register and to pick up a free set of guidelines.

Find out more on ESC Congress 2010 here