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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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European Journal of Preventive Cardiology

World leading preventive cardiology journal, playing a pivotal role in reducing the global burden of cardiovascular disease. 

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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 multi disciplinary programme.

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EAPC Accreditation

Recognising and monitoring the quality of cardiovascular preventive care in ESC member and ESC affiliated cardiac societies.

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Diabetes and CVD programme

A programme with scientific resources and educational activities to help you support your patients with diabetes.

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Prepared for you by experts of the EAPC Sections

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How to articles

Written by experts of the EAPC sections, to assist you in your daily practice

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Practice tools

Practical risk assessment and management tools, including SCORE risk charts, HeartScore, HeartQol and the Expert Tool

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Latest News & Press releases

Find the latest news from the European Association of Preventive Cardiology as well as commented articles and press releases of your field of interest.

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Membership Offer


Join EAPC, the vibrant community of experts in prevention and rehabilitation.

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  • Access exclusive resources for free or at preferred price
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Upcoming events

  • August 2019
    • European Association of Preventive Cardiology
      Friday 30 August
      Endorsed by the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging , European Heart Rhythm Association , ESC Working Group on Myocardial & Pericardial Diseases
      Paris - France

      The programme will cover the full spectrum of sports cardiology and will include case discussions presented by international experts.

      30/08/2019 08:00 30/08/2019 18:30 Europe/Paris Training course: Sports Cardiology

      Paris - France European Association of Preventive Cardiology DD/MM/YYYY
    • ESC Congress 2019 together with World Congress of Cardiology
      Saturday 31 August
      Paris - France

      Spotlight: Global Cardiovascular Health

      Bringing the world of cardiology together

      The world's largest cardiovascular congress with over 500 expert sessions and 4,500 abstracts covering the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries.

      31/08/2019 00:00 31/08/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2019 together with World Congress of Cardiology Paris - France European Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
  • November 2019
    • European Association of Preventive Cardiology
      Tuesday 26 November

      Join Prof. Frank Snoek, Dr. Catriona Jennings and Prof. Lars Rydén

      Free for everyone

      26/11/2019 18:00 26/11/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris Diabetes: Behavioural changes, Lifestyle management, Compliance European Association of Preventive Cardiology DD/MM/YYYY