Promoting and facilitating strategies to improve cardiovascular health worldwide

ISCP Featured Sessions 2018

ISCP Webinar: Cardiovascular Risk Management of Diabetes and SGLT2 Inhibitors

 

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Components of Mediterranean diet can be individualized for goal attainment

Posted on May 20, 2019

MIAMI — The benefits of a Mediterranean diet have been shown in numerous studies, but more work must be done for patients... more

Nontraditional risk factors beneficial in CVD screening for South Asians in US

Posted on May 20, 2019

MIAMI — Utilization of risk factors including ethnicity, coronary artery calcium scores, lipoprotein(a) levels and family history should be used as a... more

IV antibiotics associated with worse outcomes in patients with heart failure

Posted on May 20, 2019

Patients with acute decompensated heart failure who were treated with IV antibiotics — without evidence of infection — experienced longer hospital stays,... more

Statins may partially abate risk for dementia in concussed patients

Posted on May 20, 2019

Older adults who had a concussion, and also received statins, had a slightly reduced risk for developing dementia later in life, according... more

board of directors

Providing a leadership and advocacy role amongst members of their national societies.

 

  • Augusto Gallino

    President

    Affiliations/Memberships University of Zurich Zurich Switzerland Research interests Atherosclerosis ACS CV Imaging Antithrombotic TX (more…) more

  • Hector Ventura

    President-elect

    Affiliations/Memberships Section Head, Cardiomyopathy and Heart Transplant Director, Cardiovascular Disease Training Program (more…) more

  • Pablo Avanzas

    Secretary

    Affiliations/Memberships Consultant in Invasive Cardiology, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Oviedo, Spain Fellow of the European Society (more…) more

  • Thomas Kahan

    Treasurer

    Affiliations/Memberships Professor of Medicine Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital Division of Cardiovascular Medicine (more…) more