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 through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Improving the quality of life and reducing sudden cardiac death by limiting the impact of heart rhythm disturbances.
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.
president: Dr. Marcus Vinícius Malachias,
Dr Marcus Vinícius Malachias, FESC
Dr Eduardo Nagib Gaui, FESC
Prof Angelo De Paola, FESC
Prof Maria da Consolação Vieira Moreira, FESC
Prof Raul Dias Dos Santos Filho
Prof Denilson Campos de Albuquerque
Dr Celso Amodeo
Information Technology Director
Dr Osni Moreira Filho
Number of Members: 13425
Year of Foundation: 1943
Year of ESC affiliation: 2009
The Brazilian Society of Cardiology (SBC) has 12 scientific departments and 10 study groups, as well as an organisation in 26 regional societies throughout Brazil.
A Fund for the Improvement of Cardiological Research (FUNCOR) is based in Sao Paulo and is in charge of fostering both the scientific-technological improvement and research in cardiology, and advising the general public on the scientific aspects of cardiovascular disease, by indicating its inherent risks and informing as to its prevention and treatment.
The SBC has a CPR training center in Sao Paulo and another training facility in Rio de Janeiro.
The website of the SBC has both a section for professionals and one for the general public, Heart on-line. The latter includes a service where a panel of doctors reply to questions from the Brazilian population on subjects concerning Cardiology.
Since 1999, the project "Heart TV" has existed with approximately 40 30- minutes programmes each year. The presenter, who is a doctor recieves cardiologists as guests and discusses relevant cardiology topics.
72nd Annual Congress of the Brazilian Society of Cardiology
3-5 November 2017
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazilian Society of Cardiology
Av. Marechal Câmara, n°160, 3° andar
sala 330 - RJ
20020-907Centro Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Tel. +55 21 3478 2700
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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