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ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy



Aims and Activities

Aims

  • To promote and organise research in the field of cardiovascular pharmacology and drug therapy
  • To design and coordinate scientific research in its specialty
  • To be involved in task forces of the European Society of Cardiology related to cardiovascular pharmacology
  • To increase the number of Working Group members

Activities

  • To start up and strengthen the new journal of the Working Group, entitled European Heart Journal-Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy. The journal will come out with 4 issues during 2015 aiming at increasing that number up to 12 issues a year within 5-6 years. An aim with the journal is to become the strongest scientific journal within cardiovascular pharmacology
  • To organise yearly scientific meeting of the Working Group with focus on cardiovascular pharmacology
  • To participate in the production of ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • To publish position papers within the area of the Working Group
  • To contribute to the organisation and preparation of the Annual Congress of the ESC
  • To participate and support other scientific meetings and symposia
  • To organise teaching workshops and other types of education on topics related to cardiovascular pharmacology and drug therapy
  • To hold regular meetings of the nucleus of the Working Group

Nucleus 2018-2020

Chairperson

Prof. Heinz Drexel, FESC

Medicine and Cardiology Academic Teaching Hospital
Feldkirch Carinagasse 47
6800 Feldkirch - Austria

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Vice-Chairperson

Ass. Prof. Alexander Niessner, FESC

Medical University Of Vienna
Dept. Int. Med. Ii, Division Of Cardiology
Waehringer Guertel 18-20
AT-1090 Vienna - Austria 

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Past-Chairperson

Prof. Basil S. Lewis, FESC

Cardiovascular Clinical Research Institute
Lady Davis Carmel Medical Center
7 Michal Street
IL-34362 Haifa - Israel

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Treasurer

Prof. Thomas Andersen Schmidt, FESC

Denmark

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Secretary & Web editor

Dr. Gianluigi Savarese, FESC

Sweden

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Ordinary Nucleus members

 

Ass. Prof. Sven Wassmann, FESC

Germany

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Prof. Juan Luis Tamargo, FESC

Spain

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Prof. Christian Tobias Torp-Pedersen, FESC

Denmark

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Doctor Anne Grete Semb

Norway

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Prof. Claudio Borghi, FESC

Italy

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Prof. Keld Per Kjeldsen

Denmark

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Professor Iris Baumgartner

Switzerland

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Ex-Officio Nucleus members

 

Prof. Stefan Agewall, FESC

Norway

Prof. Juan Carlos Kaski, FESC

UK

Prof. Giuseppe M.C. Rosano, FESC

Italy

Associate Nucleus members

Prof. Claudio Ceconi, FESC

Italy

 Annual Reports

Annual Report 2014-2016