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European Association of Preventive Cardiology


Our mission is to promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.


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2022-2024 EAPC Elections

Discover the process and the timeline.

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ESC Prevention of CVD Programme

Could your patient benefit from better secondary prevention? Find out more with the scientific and educational resources from this multidisciplinary programme.

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Diabetes and CVD Programme

Scientific resources and educational activities to help you support your diabetic patients.

EAPC Accreditation

Monitoring and recognising the quality of preventive cardiovascular care in ESC Member National Cardiac Societies and ESC Affiliated Cardiac Societies.

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Upcoming Events

  • August 2022
    • European Association of Preventive Cardiology
      Thursday 25 August
      Barcelona - Spain

      Organised in collaboration with the Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, this hybrid course will allow participants to develop an understanding of current hot topics in sports cardiology, from how to manage elite/amateur athletes with cardiomyopathies, to patients with cardiovascular complications due to COVID-19 infection that want to exercise. The course will be interactive and include clinical cases that will be discussed with the most well-known experts in the field from around the world.  

      25/08/2022 08:15 25/08/2022 17:45 Europe/Paris 8th EAPC Sports Cardiology Course

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    • ESC Congress 2022
      Friday 26 August
      ESC event
      Barcelona - Spain

      ESC Congress is first and foremost a celebration of science. It is all about challenging and inspiring cardiovascular professionals to discover and deliver the best care possible to their patients. 

      26/08/2022 00:00 29/08/2022 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2022

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  • October 2022
    • European Association of Preventive Cardiology
      Monday 17 October
      Bern - Switzerland

      This practical course, co-organised with the Inselspital Bern (CH) focuses on the EAPC Core Curriculum for Preventive Cardiology. The programme covers the most important aspects of preventive cardiology with state-of-the-art and translational science lectures, plenary discussions, case-based sessions, live demonstrations, and workshops. Participants will exchange on the most recent ESC Guidelines and EAPC statements with key opinion leaders in the field.

      17/10/2022 08:00 20/10/2022 17:15 Europe/Paris EAPC Course on Preventive Cardiology

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