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Editorial - August 2019

ESC Working Group on Aorta & Peripheral Vascular Disease

Dear friends and colleagues!

The event of the year, the annual ESC congress, is approaching fast, and I hope to meet all of you in good spirits in Paris!

Before we started into our summer schedule we experienced a smaller but in all terms great event for us a Working Group. Together with the ESC Working Group on Thrombosis we organized a “Joint Educational Training Programme (ETP)” which took place on 12-14 June 2019 at the European Heart House, in Sophia Antipolis, France. The topic of the course was “Antithrombotic Therapies: Clinical challenges and future directions".

The course was attended by 68 participants, with good participation form our WG. The spirit was great and the topics well chosen and appreciated.

Besides scientific interest we enjoyed the company of each other

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These events are so much needed, as it shows that we have to join forces within different specialties to take care of our patients with the best background with regard to up to date medical knowledge.

Another possibility will be the upcoming ESC meeting in Paris. We have chosen some sessions out of the ones we were able to place as a WG, which we might find interesting for all of us.

With the best wishes for a hopefully really relaxing, energy busting summer for all of you!

On behalf of the Working Group Nucleus

Marianne Brodmann

Annual update from the Working Group

One year into the 2018-2020 mandate of the nucleus, we are pleased to share with you an update of activities from the Working Group.

Read 2019 update

Do not hesitate to contact us for further details!

ESC Congress 2019

In addition, it is a pleasure to summarize the activities with regard to our working group during the ESC Congress 2019 in Paris.

Recommended sessions in our field of interest:

And we invite you to join us during the ESC Working Groups Networking Reception on Monday 2 September from 17h00 - 18h00! Registration is mandatory and places are limited.