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ESC Working Group on Aorta & Peripheral Vascular Diseases


Our aim is to promote an integrative understanding of the pathophysiology of "polyvascular disease" with particular focus on prevention, new diagnostic and risk prediction tools, as well as novel therapeutic modalities.

To this goal, we encourage the collaboration with other Working Groups and ESC Associations for research activities and joint meetings.

We welcome all those interested in the field and we are looking forward to their active participation!

Aims and activities

  • Unify and homogenise European Vascular Medicine
  • Join the professionals and scientists involved in managing of Aortic and Vascular disease
  • Create guidelines for diagnostics and treatment of Vascular disease
  • Create and publish standards for Vascular medicine
  • Promote research and knowledge of Vascular medicine

Membership

Share our mission

  • Increase awareness about the diseases of the aorta and peripheral vessels
  • Improve and harmonise healthcare for these diseases

Build your professional network

  • Make connections with international peers and leading experts at scientific meetings and courses
  • Find international colleagues willing to join your research projects

Boost your career

  • Present your work at international meetings
  • Take part in scientific Task Forces
  • Be an ambassador in your country
  • Access grants

Keep up to date

  • Access online education, live courses, position papers and scientific articles

Have your say

  • Stand for election to Working Group nucleus
  • Vote for executive leadership positions

Membership is free and lifelong

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Nucleus 2018-2020

Chairperson

Prof. Victor Aboyans, FESC

CHRU Dupuytren Limoges
2 Avenue Martin Luther King
FR-87042 Limoges - France

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Vice-Chairperson

Prof. Lucia Mazzolai

University Hospital, Chuv
Angiology Division, Heart and Vessel Dpt
Chemin De Mont Paisible 18
1011 Lausanne - Switzerland

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Past-Chairperson

Dr. Marco De Carlo

Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department,
Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Pisana,
Via Paradisa 2
56124 Pisa - Italy

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Treasurer

Ass. Prof. Oliver Schlager

Austria

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Secretary

Prof. Guillaume Jondeau

France

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Web editor

Prof. Arno Schmidt-Trucksäss, FESC

Switzerland

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Ordinary Nucleus members

Prof. Maria Lorenza Muiesan

Italy

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Prof. Emmanuel Messas FESC

France

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Dr. Jose Fernando Rodriguez Palomares FESC

Spain

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Dr. Antonio Micari

Italy

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Dr. Henrik Sillesen

Denmark

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Ex-Officio members

Assistant Prof. Mislav Vrsalovic FESC

Croatia

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Ass. Professor Charalambos Vlachopoulos FESC

Greece

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Prof. Marianne Brodman FESC

Austria

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Affiliated members

Ass. Professor Bianca Rocca FESC

Italy

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Prof. Sebastian Debus

Germany

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