Russian National Congress of Cardiology 2016: the main results
20-23 September 2016 in Yekaterinburg hosted the annual Russian National Congress of Cardiology. According to the organizing committee of the congress was attended by about 5,000 participants from more than 150 Russian cities and 20 countries around the world. The scientific program consisted of 169 sessions with the participation of lecturers from Russian regions and 17 foreign countries. The program was organized by 3 poster sessions and two plenary sessions too. The scientific program covered a wide range of issues: from epidemiology, diagnostic methods - before the treatment and rehabilitation of patients with cardiovascular diseases. The Organizing Committee paid special attention to young scientists. This year, RSC provided grants to attend 89 young doctors. Traditionally it performed "The Battle Scholars" in the framework of the congress. The exhibition stands of 56 companies - manufacturers of drugs and medical equipment, publishing and non-government medical organizations. The Congress also social action "March of healthy hearts" was organized, which was attended by about 2,000 people under the motto of the movement is life. On the central streets of the capital of the Urals have been health care workers, students, athletes, journalists of regional and federal mass media.
During the congress in Yekaterinburg-Expo photo exhibition "Women of Russia say" Yes! Heart health. " Many Russian stars, along with cardiologist wearing red dress took part in a photo project. Red dress - the symbol of the project, embodied concern about the increasing number of people with CVD in Russia and worldwide.
Cardioprogress Foundation was represented at the exhibition with a stand, round tables and oral presentations. On the stand were announced upcoming scientific and practical activities: VI educational conference of cardiologists and internists Caucasus and VI International forum of cardiologists and internists. Were presented in Russian and English version of the 10-th issue of the International Journal of heart and vascular diseases, as well as the bulletin "Cardioprogress" commented the new European recommendations.
Next Russian National Congress of Cardiology held in St. Petersburg in September 2017. With congress materials can be found in detail on the RCU official website www.scardio.ru.