president: Dr. Michael Johannes Zellweger,
President: Prof. Dr. med. Michael Zellweger, FESC President-Elect: PD Dr. med. Giovanni Pedrazzini Pastpresident: Dr. med. Urs Kaufmann, FESCPresident of Congress: Prof. Dr. med. François Mach, FESCTreasurer: Dr. med. Philipp Weiss Councillors:PD Dr. med. Richard Kobza, FESCDr. med. Jacqueline Landolt Dr. med. Patrick Monnier Prof. Dr. med. Jürg Schwitter, FESCProf. Dr. med. Thomas Suter Prof. Dr. med. Felix C. Tanner Prof. Dr. med. Mario Togni Prof. Dr. med. Michel Zuber, FESCRepresentative of Pediatric Cardiology: PD Dr. med. Christian Balmer Representative SSCC: Prof. Dr. med. Michele Genoni Representative SCOT: Dr. med. Simon Stämpfli Director: Dr. med. Marjam Rüdiger-Stürchler Permanent staff: Karin Guldenfels
Number of Members: 828Year of Foundation: 1948ESC Member since: 1950
- Thursday 23 November 2017 (4 Days)
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death and disability in most European countries. Secondary prevention has become a cornerstone of treatment, but a majority of coronary patients do not achieve guideline standards, predisposing them to progression of disease, recurrent events, and heart failure.
- Saturday 27 January 2018 (4 Days)
- Thursday 01 March 2018 (4 Days)
This traditional postgraduate course will concentrate on the latest advances in cardiac ultrasound. It will highlight the new technological developments, such as 3D echocardiography and deformation imaging. There will be a strong focus on echocardiographic solutions for common and rare clinical problems.
- Saturday 21 April 2018 (2 Days)
The European meeting in Adult Congenital Heart Disease, EuroGUCH, provides an independent educational forum for healthcare professionals across Europe.
It is aimed at cardiologists and allied medical professionals with an interest in congenital heart disease as well as specialists in the field.
Focus of the meeting is innovative treatments and interventions which can be applied to the adult patient population with congenital heart disease, with a faculty made up of internationally renowned speakers and experts in the field.
- Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)
Swiss Society of Cardiology
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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