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EAPC Young Ambassadors

Become your country's ambassador - Apply by 19 July 2019 (deadline extended)

EAPC Young Ambassadors represent EAPC and are the main point of contact for young scientists and physicians in their country.

Why becoming an EAPC Young Ambassador?

  • Become an active member of the EAPC Young Community
  • Gain visibility among your peers at national and international levels
  • Interact with leading EAPC Members
  • Enhance your professional network through interaction with colleagues

Read the testimonials from EAPC Young Ambassadors!


  • Represent the EAPC Young Community in your own country and liaise with EAPC
  • Create and expand the community of young researchers in the field of preventive cardiology by sharing the interests and needs of your national peers


  • Promote the EAPC Young Community by establishing a network of young scientists and physicians with an interest in preventive cardiology in your country
  • Represent the interests of your national peers
  • Participate in meetings and discussions to identify pathways for the promotion of educational and training activities
  • Facilitate the access of young physicians of your country to international, educational and training opportunities by promoting EAPC Young initiatives

How to apply?

Become an EAPC Young Ambassador on a voluntary basis in your country* by filling the form.

The following information and documents will be required:

  • Title and Name
  • Country*
  • Email
  • Motivation letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Experience level/Career stage

*Note: Only applicants from countries where no ambassador has been appointed yet – see list below.

  • The candidates will be selected by nominated reviewers.
  • Duration of the mandate: 2 years with the possibility of re-election once (total of 4 years mandate) 

Eligibility criteria


  • 19 July 2019: Extended deadline for applications
  • July 2019: Applications review
  • 1 September 2019: Start of mandate (ESC Congress 2019 in Paris) 

Apply now by filling in this form:

Application form


Read the testimonials of EAPC Young Ambassadors who share their experience and give reasons why to join the network.


EAPC-Young-Oksana-Sivakova.jpgOksana Sivakova, EAPC Young Ambassador from the Russian Federation:

“Being an EAPC Young Ambassador gives us an opportunity to bring preventive thinking and values to a new generation of cardiologists and other specialists in our countries, which makes lives longer, healthier and happier. Also, this is an opportunity to creatively unite young cardiologists in my country and make friends and cooperate with Ambassadors from other countries"

EAPC-Young-Vladimír-Tuka.jpgVladimir Tuka, EAPC Young Ambassador from the Czech Republic:

“EAPC is a wonderful open community. The opportunity of being an EAPC ambassadors opens the doors to the network of young experts in the world and helps in the communication with local authorities about preventive and sport cardiology.”


EAPC-Young-Stefan-Busnatu-.jpgStefan Busnatu, EAPC Young Ambassador from Romania:

“For me, it is a privilege to be the Romanian national representative of the EAPC Young Ambassadors group. This gives me the opportunity to be part of a young team of national representatives that work together towards promoting preventive cardiology strategies throughout Europe.  By being supported and acknowledged by the EAPC network I am more empowered for promoting preventive actions into my local environment.”

Na Zhou, EAPC Young Ambassador from the People's Republic of China:

“What's your career direction and values on the way of preventive cardiology? Participate in the EAPC young community! Do you want to better represent your national peers’ interests and needs and to liaise with EAPC? Become an EAPC Young Ambassadors! I hope together we can represent the EAPC spirit and convey the EAPC beliefs!"

List of EAPC Young Ambassadors

Name Country
Guido Claessen Belgium
Na Zhou China, People's Republic of
Benedicte Carine Boka Côte d'Ivoire, Republic of 
Vladimir Tuka Czech Republic
Najat Mouine Morocco
Vincent Aengevaeren Netherlands
Amalie Nilsen Norway
Eddieson Gonzales Philippines
Filipa Homem Portugal
Stefan Busnatu Romania
Oksana Sivakova Russian Federation
Maria Sanz de la Garza Spain
David Niederseer Switzerland
Amr Abdin Syrian Arab Republic
Hryhoriy Kyyak Ukraine
Aneil Malhotra United Kingdom
Jamol Uzokov Uzbekistan


Discover who they are


Contact the EAPC team for more information.