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.
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 practicing in specific cardiology domains.
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
- Tuesday 26 September 2017 (3 Days)
This Course is now established as the world’s largest educational meeting focused on the care of patients with valvular heart disease and specifically addressing the rapidly growing specialty of percutaneous valve intervention. 2017 will focus on The Heart Team Course - focus on transcatheter therapies for valvular heart disease.
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.
- Saturday 07 October 2017 (2 Days)
This two day course, Clinical Workshop on Cardiac MR Stress Imaging offers dedicated, intense, individualised and hands-on training and case-based learning.
Wednesday 01 November 2017
This conference will include many current dilemmas within cardiology including: mitral valve disease, cardio-oncology ACHD, device therapies and myocarditis.
- Wednesday 08 November 2017 (2 Days)
The goal of Europe AF 2017 is to present contemporary knowledge and understanding of the pathophysiology and treatment of Atrial Fibrillation to a diverse audience of medical professionals so that they will understand:
- 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
British Cardiovascular Society
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W1T 5HWLondon, United Kingdom
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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