Awards sponsored by the European Society of Cardiology illustrate the dedication of our Society to support original research and scientific excellence.
The ESC is pleased to honour a certain number of individuals during ESC Congress in recognition of their outstanding achievements.
ESC Gold Medal
The ESC Gold Medal of the European Society of Cardiology is the highest honor the Society can bestow on exceptional scientists for their contribution to cardiovascular medicine.
Outstanding Achievement Award
Honouring basic researchers in the early stage of their career.
Young Investigators Awards
Selected for the outstanding quality of their work, four Young Investigators are competing in front a jury during the Young Investigators Awards Sessions.
Nursing/Allied Professional Investigator Award
This award aims to recognise significant contributions from new investigators in cardiovascular nursing and allied professions at European level.
Clinical Case Awards
The best cases submitted by cardiologists are in competition during the Clinical Case Awards session at ESC Congress.
Moderated Poster Awards
The Modetared Posters sessions are composed of original top rated abstracts. Presenters are in competition for the "best Moderated Poster"
Special Lectures of the ESC
The ESC chooses renowned scientists who, through original contributions and qualified investigation, are accepted by their peers as leading experts in their fields of knowledge.
They cover the areas of Clinical Cardiology, Interventional cardiology, Population Science and Basic Science.