49TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR EUROPEAN PAEDIATRIC AND CONGENITAL CARDIOLOGY (AEPC 2015)
- 20. May - 23. May 2015
- Prague Congress Centre, Prague
- Professional Congress Organiser - PCO
- Participants: 1200
The AEPC meetings are annualy organised by the Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (AEPC), which was founded in Lyon in 1963 and subsequently created a network of specialists working in the same field encountering similar problems. The mission of AEPC is to promote the knowledge of the normal and diseased heart and circulation, exchange of knowledge and continuous education.
During the four day scientific program consisting of lectures and symposias the invited speakers Prof. Eero Jokinen (Finland), Prof. Shakeel Qureshi (UK), Dr. Satoshi Yasukochi (Japan) presented. The Czech Republic was represented primarily by prof. MD. Jan Janoušek, Ph.D. and by european leading heart surgeon Prof. MD. Petr Widimský, MD.
As a part of the congress, Children to Children, a charity exhibition was held presenting the artwork of young patients from the Children´s Heart Centre of Hospital Motol.
For more information, see: www.aepc2015.org