2018 Annual Meeting of the European Congenital Heart Surgeons Association
ECHSA’s meetings have recently became open also to non-members, creating a platform for everyone involved in the care of patients with Congenital Heart lesions to participate and exchange their experiences - cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, anaesthetists, intensivists, pathologists, researchers, perfusionists, nurses and technicians, are all invited and most welcome.
The scientific programme will include abstract and video sessions, best & worst case presentations, video sessions, advanced research topics, industry workshops and invited lectures by most eminent and renowned international faculty.
In addition, we are delighted to announce the ECHSA VAD Symposium, which will be take place on Thursday, May 31st, 2018, focusing on the hot topic of ventricular assist devices.
Among the growing list of distinguished speakers are: Kristen Nelson, Johns Hopkins University, USA, Joachim Photiadis Deutsches Herzzentrum, Germany, Ares Menon, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Germany, Luca Vricella, Johns Hopkins University, USA, Michael Hubler, University of Zurich, Switzerland, Fabrizio Derita, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, Carl Backer, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA, Nino Amodeo, Ospedale pediatrico Bambino Gesù.