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ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology: Hot Line Press Programme

31 August to 4 September in Paris, France


Sophia Antipolis, 9 July 2019

The hot line press programme is announced today: six Hot Line press conferences with 27 trials presented, bringing reporters the latest research in cardiology.


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Professor Sarah Clarke, Chairperson of the ESC Media Committee, said: “This is the research that can change clinical practice, give insights into controversial issues, and provide a contemporary picture of trends in treatments and outcomes across the globe.”


Notes to editor

Authors: ESC Press Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 8987 2499
Mobile: +33 (0)7 8531 2036

Follow us on Twitter @ESCardioNews 


The Opening Press Conference on Saturday 31 August at 10:00 CEST will be live streamed on Periscope.

The Twitter hashtag for ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology is #ESCCongress

French speaking media are welcome to contact the local agency for the 2019 congress, LauMa Communication:

Laurent Mignon: +33 (0)6 10 17 54 84;

Emmanuelle Klein: +33 (0) 6 70 98 68 20;


Press releases will be available when the embargo lifts. Embargoed press releases will be available on an exclusive web page (for on-site press).  No paper versions will be available but there will be e-printers in the Press Working Area.

For photos or interview requests, please contact


For all studies, including late breaking science, the embargo is lifted at the start of the scientific session in which the presentation/study is scheduled.

Please check the ESC filming and recording policy in the ESC Media and Embargo policy.


About ESC Congress

ESC Congress is the world’s largest gathering of cardiovascular professionals contributing to global awareness of the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries. ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology takes place from 31 August to 4 September at the Expo Porte de Versailles in Paris, France.

About the European Society of Cardiology

The European Society of Cardiology brings together health care professionals from more than 150 countries, working to advance cardiovascular medicine and help people lead longer, healthier lives.