Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to disseminate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care.
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our mission is to promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our mission is to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Improving the quality of life and reducing sudden cardiac death by limiting the impact of heart rhythm disturbances.
Our mission is to improve quality of life and longevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
The ESC Working Groups' goal is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
The ESC Councils' goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
The Working Group provides a platform for both basic and clinically-oriented scientists with interests in any aspect of myocardial function to meet in a friendly and stimulating atmosphere.
The Working Group focuses on the molecular, cellular and integrative mechanisms underlying physiological function and malfunction of the heart, and is the ideal group for anyone interested in applying knowledge of fundamental cellular and molecular processes to the integrative biology of the heart, both experimentally and clinically.
Reports on the Annual Meeting of the Working Group on Myocardial Function and the Working Group on Cellular Biology of the Heart
The Working Group, in partnership with scientific associations, offers access to educational initiatives:
A joint initiative with the Fondation Leducq.
Several members of the Working Group on Myocardial Function are also members of a transatlantic network funded by the Fondation Leducq.
In addition to collaborative projects in basic cardiovascular science, this network has regular progress meetings and offers training positions for doctoral/post-doctoral researchers in top-level laboratories in cardiovascular sciences on both sides of the Atlantic.
More information here or contact the representative for this programme: Dr D. Hilfiker-Kleiner, Tel: +49 511 649 8499, Fax: +49 511 532 3263, email
The Working Group raises attention to the availability of this programme and invites you to visit the Heart Failure Association website to know more about it.
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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