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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

  • Wednesday 01 May 2019
    01/05/2019 00:00 01/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance CHD Certification Exam (CMR-CHD) European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Wednesday 01 May 2019
    01/05/2019 00:00 01/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Certification Exam (CMR) Venice - Italy European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Thursday 02 - Saturday 04 May 2019 (3 Days)
    02/05/2019 00:00 04/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroHeartCare 2019 Venice - Italy 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
  • Thursday 09 - Saturday 11 May 2019 (3 Days)
    09/05/2019 00:00 11/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris Myocardial Function & Cellular Biology of the Heart Meeting

    The joint meeting of Working Groups on Myocardial Function and Cellular Biology of the Heart has become a traditional meeting presenting the cutting-edge of scientific outcomes in dedicated fields.

    Held in the wonderful setting of the Villa Monastero, bording the Lago di Como in Varenna, the meeting offers the opportunity to network and allows scientific exchanges in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, between early career researchers and outstanding international speakers.

    Venice - Lido VE - Italy Heart Failure Association of the ESC contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    Naples - Italy

    The joint meeting of Working Groups on Myocardial Function and Cellular Biology of the Heart has become a traditional meeting presenting the cutting-edge of scientific outcomes in dedicated fields.

    Held in the wonderful setting of the Villa Monastero, bording the Lago di Como in Varenna, the meeting offers the opportunity to network and allows scientific exchanges in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, between early career researchers and outstanding international speakers.

  • Thursday 16 - Saturday 18 May 2019 (3 Days)
    16/05/2019 00:00 18/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ANMCO congress 2019 Naples - Italy segreteria@anmco.it true DD/MM/YYYY
  • Friday 14 - Saturday 15 June 2019 (2 Days)
    14/06/2019 08:45 15/06/2019 14:00 Europe/Paris Training course: The use of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in cardiology

    The course aims to promote knowledge and use of cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) in cardiology, offering participants the opportunity to meet well-known experts in the field, assist in live demonstrations of CPET and discuss clinical cases.

    Naples - Italy European Association of Preventive Cardiology contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Preventive Cardiology
    Marseille - France

    The course aims to promote knowledge and use of cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) in cardiology, offering participants the opportunity to meet well-known experts in the field, assist in live demonstrations of CPET and discuss clinical cases.

  • 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 Marseille - France European Society of Cardiology congress@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
  • 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