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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

New President 2019-2020

President: Dr Stefano Urbinati

Key information

Number of Members: 4976

Year of Foundation: 1998

ESC Member since: 1998


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Upcoming Events

  • Saturday 02 - Monday 04 March 2019 (3 Days)
    02/03/2019 00:00 04/03/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019 Acute Cardiovascular Care Association contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
  • Monday 04 March 2019
    04/03/2019 00:15 04/03/2019 01:15 Europe/Paris Acute Cardiovascular Care Certification Exam

     

     

    Malaga - Spain Acute Cardiovascular Care Association contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
    Malaga - Spain

    Registration is open

  • Wednesday 03 - Friday 05 April 2019 (3 Days)
    03/04/2019 00:00 05/04/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris Interventional Echocardiographic Congress 2019 Malaga - Spain contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    Endorsed by the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Milan - Italy

    The Interventional Echocardiographic Congress is designed for cardiologists, cardiac imaging experts, interventional cardiologists, cardiac anesthesiologists, cardiac surgeons, who are involved in catheter-based therapies for structural heart disease.

  • 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) Milan - Italy 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
  • 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 Naples - Italy European Society of Cardiology congress@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
  • Wednesday 04 - Saturday 07 December 2019 (4 Days)
    04/12/2019 00:00 07/12/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroEcho 2019 Paris - France European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging euroecho@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Vienna - Austria