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Italian Federation of Cardiology

Italian Federation of Cardiology is a member of the European Society of Cardiology

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As a member of the Italian Federation of Cardiology you are automatically a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the ESC Community.

The Italian Federation of Cardiology (FIC) represents the Italian cardiology community in Europe and worldwide. It was founded in the year 2000, and it groups together the two main national cardiology societies, namely the Italian Society of Cardiology (SIC) and the Italian Association of Hospital Cardiologists (ANMCO). The FIC Board of Directors includes three members from each cardiology society. The President is appointed for three years and is alternately a representative of one of the two constituent societies.

The primary aims of the FIC are:

  • To represent the Italian cardiology community within the European Society of Cardiology and to interact with the international cardiology community;
  • To plan, develop and implement a common, unified policy for the promotion of:
    • Optimal patient care and cardiovascular disease prevention;
    • Professional continuing education programs;
    • Ptandards and diagnostic/therapeutic guidelines;
    • Relationships with local healthcare authorities and the healthcare national system.

Board 2016-2019

President: Prof. Francesco Fedele

Vice-President: Dr. Michele M. Gulizia, FESC

Secretary: Dr. Domenico Gabrielli

Treasurer: Prof. Francesco Romeo

Councillors: Dr. Andrea Di Lenarda, Prof. Giuseppe Mercuro​

Key information

Number of Members: 4976

Year of Foundation: 1998

ESC Member since: 1998


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Upcoming Events

  • Wednesday 05 - Saturday 08 December 2018 (4 Days)
    05/12/2018 00:00 08/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroEcho-Imaging 2018 European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging euroecho@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Thursday 06 December 2018
    06/12/2018 00:00 06/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Transthoracic Echocardiography Certification Exam (TTE) - EuroEcho-Imaging

    The next TTE certification exam will be held during EuroEcho-Imaging Congress on Thursday 8 December 2016 in Leipzig, Germany.

    Registration will open approximately 3 months before the exam.

    Milan - Italy European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Thursday 06 December 2018
    06/12/2018 00:00 06/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Transesophageal Echocardiography Certification Exam (TOE) - EuroEcho-Imaging

    The next EACVI/EACTA exam in TOE will be held during the EuroEcho-Imaging Congress 2016 in Leipzig, Germany.

    Registration will open approximately 3 months before the exam.

    Milan - Italy European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Friday 07 December 2018
    07/12/2018 00:00 07/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI/AEPC Congenital Heart Disease Echocardiography (Echo CHD) - EuroEcho-Imaging

    The next EACVI/AEPC exam in CHD will be held during EuroEcho-Imaging Congress 2016 on Friday 9 December 2016 in Leipzig, Germany.

    Registration will open approximately 3 months before the exam.

    Milan - Italy European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Friday 07 December 2018
    07/12/2018 00:00 07/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Cardiac Computed Tomography Certification Exam Milan - Italy European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Milan - Italy

    Registration is closed

  • Saturday 02 - Monday 04 March 2019 (3 Days)
    02/03/2019 00:00 04/03/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019 Milan - Italy Acute Cardiovascular Care Association contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
  • Thursday 02 - Saturday 04 May 2019 (3 Days)
    02/05/2019 00:00 04/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroHeartCare 2019 Malaga - Spain Associaiton of Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (ACNAP) contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    Associaiton of Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (ACNAP)
    Milan - Italy
  • Thursday 02 - Saturday 04 May 2019 (3 Days)
    02/05/2019 00:00 04/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroCMR 2019 Milan - Italy European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Venice - Lido VE - Italy
  • Saturday 31 August - Wednesday 04 September 2019 (5 Days)
    31/08/2019 00:00 04/09/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2019 together with World Congress of Cardiology Venice - Lido VE - Italy congress@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY