United Kingdom, GB
president: Dr. Sarah Catherine Clarke,
The British Cardiovascular Society is a charitable organisation involved in education, the setting of clinical standards and research into heart and circulatory diseases. Its membership is principally UK cardiologists but includes cardiac surgeons, other doctors and healthcare professionals.
The British Heart Foundation is a major national charity which plays a leading role in the fight against heart and circulatory disease and is the largest independent founder of heart research in the UK. The Foundation also plays an important role in funding education, both of the public and of health professionals, and in providing life-saving cardiac equipment and support for rehabilitation and patient care.
President: Dr S. Clarke, FESCPast-President: Dr I. Simpson, FESCSecretary: Dr R HendersonTreasurer: Dr David Walker
Number of members: 5188Year of Foundation: 1922ESC Member since: 1950
Heart is the official journal of the British Cardiovascular Society and has been published since 1939.
Published by BMJ, Heart is an international peer reviewed journal that keeps cardiologists up to date with advances in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease, through 24 issues a year. Topics cover the breadth of cardiovascular disease with special emphasis on valve disease, congenital heart disease, and inherited cardiovascular conditions as well as coronary disease, heart failure, arrhythmias, imaging, epidemiology, global health, genomics and translational science.
Each issue contains original scientific articles with accompanying editorials, reviews of recent advances in clinical and translational cardiovascular science, an extensive EBAC-accredited continuing professional education section (Education in Heart), the Image Challenge series of image-based cases with multiple choice questions, and JournalScan summarizing important papers published in other journals. Fur further information, please visit heart.bmj.co
Sunday 01October 2017
- Sunday 30 September 2018 (365 Days)
This unique programme addresses the increasing demand for individuals with an in-depth knowledge of this discipline. The programme is delivered in collaboration with an internationally renowned consortium, giving you access to expertise limited to only a few centres around the world. The active involvement of key figures from sporting organisations facilitates innovative educational projects, enhancing your practical experience and cultivating your leadership skills.
Visit St George's University's website to learn more about the course programme.
Scientific Programme endorsed by the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC), a registered branch of the European Society of Cardiology.
- Friday 24 November 2017 (2 Days)
Three decades of heart failure
- Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)
- Saturday 06 October 2018 (3 Days)
EuroThrombosis is the official meeting of the ESC Working Group on Thrombosis.
Keep updated on Barcelona 2018 edition on the official website
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Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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