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2018 EHRA Young National Ambassadors Summit

Wednesday 6 & Thursday 7 June 2018

For the third consecutive year, the 2018 EHRA Young EP National Ambassadors Summit took place on 6 & 7 June at the European Heart House.

This summit, is the opportunity to strengthen relations among EHRA Young EP National Ambassadors as well as to foster networking.

Click here to see this year's EHRA Summit programme and presentations

2018 EHRA Young National Ambassadors Summit

Day 1: 6 June

Time  Presentation Speakers
14:00-14:10  Opening & Introduction  V. Kutyifa
14:10-14:30 Introduction to EHRA  J. Camm
Block I: Scientific career building, start your own research
14:30-15:00 How to get your research published: the editor’s view G. Hindricks
N. Dagres
15:00–15:30 How to start a career in research, networks, grants P. Kirchhof
15:30–15:50 Open Discussion  
Block II: Scientific involvement of the Young Community – the role of EHRA within the new environment 
15:50-16:10 Getting involved with the EHRA congress C. Leclercq, V. Kutyifa
16:10-16:30 How to cope with Medtech regulations H. Heidbuchel
16:30-17:00 Coffee Break  
17:00-18:00 Networking skills–Master the Art of Building Relationships D. Darling 
18:00-18:30 Networking skills exercises D. Darling
20:00 Dinner  

Day 2: 7 June

Time Presentation Speakers
 Block III: Open discussion between YEP committee and Ambassadors   
8:00-9:30    Present new projects underway - Fluoroscopy J. Kosiuk
How to get involved with EHRA, EHRA Young EP S. Bogdan
Social media updates P. Balsam
Update on educational training survey G. Conte
Feedback / questions / discussion K. Venooy
9:30-10:00 Coffee Break  
10:00-11:00 Presentation Skills Advanced Level Training – the professional speaker, engaging the audience, body language, use of visuals D.Tomlinson
Block IV: Burning questions of Young Electrophysiologists
11:00-11:20 What is the future of electrophysiology (devices/ablation)? H. Pürerfellner
11:20-11:40 Early career dilemma: staying a general electrophysiologist or focusing on a unique niche? T. De Potter
11:40-12:00 Work life balance – is it possible? E. Arbelo
12:00-12:20 How to establish national educational programmes for YEP to achieve EHRA certification J. Steffel 
Take a look at previous summits' edition