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Italian Federation of Cardiology

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

Italy, IT



 

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 programmes
    • standards and diagnostic/therapeutic guidelines
    • relationships with local healthcare authorities and the healthcare national system

Website

Executive Board 2019-2020

President: Dr Stefano Urbinati

Vice-President: Prof. Perrone-Filardi

Secretary: Prof. Sinagra, FESC

Treasurer: Dr Colivicchi, FESC

Councillor: Dr Gabrielli

Councillor: Prof. Indolfi, FESC

Key information

Number of Members: 4976

Year of Foundation: 1998

ESC Member since: 1998


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Upcoming Events

  • 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 European Society of Cardiology congress@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
  • Wednesday 04 September 2019
    04/09/2019 00:00 04/09/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Cardiac Computed Tomography Certification Exam Paris - France European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Paris - France

    Registration is open.

  • Saturday 05 - Sunday 06 October 2019 (2 Days)
    05/10/2019 00:00 06/10/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Digital Summit 2019 Paris - France European Society of Cardiology contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
    Tallinn - Estonia
  • Thursday 12 - Sunday 15 December 2019 (4 Days)
    12/12/2019 00:00 15/12/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris 80th Annual Congress of the Italian Society of Cardiology Tallinn - Estonia segreteriascientifica@sicardiologia.it true DD/MM/YYYY