Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to disseminate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care.
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our mission is to promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our mission is to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Our mission is to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death.
Our mission is to improve quality of life and longevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
The ESC Working Groups' goal is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
The ESC Councils' goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
The European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) endorsed the WIN initiative during its July 2011 Board meeting.
WIN stands for Women in Innovation, a worldwide initiative chaired by Roxanna Mehran (New York) and Alaide Chieffo (Milan), involving a large number of interventional cardiologists as well as industry members.
The objective of this group is to improve the cardiovascular management of women by:
Indeed, women are generally well informed of the risk of breast cancer but not sufficiently of the incidence of coronary artery disease.
In order to fulfill its objective, WIN also aims to:
It is a well-known fact that cardiovascular mortality is still abnormally high in women, which amply warrants the development of the WIN initiative.
The endorsement of WIN by EAPCI has been followed by concrete actions:
Among other numerous projects, a WIN award in recognition of an outstanding initiative is currently being considered. Watch this space!
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