January 12, 2017

EAS 2017 Prague, Czech Republic

April 23 -26

Leading international faculty confirmed in our exciting scientific programme – will you be joining us?

The EAS 2017 Scientific Committee has created an innovative programme featuring influential speakers in their respective fields. EAS 2017 Prague welcomes a distinguished international faculty to share their pioneering perspectives on the latest developments in basic research and clinical practice in atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease. Details of the Plenary and Workshop sessions can be found on the Congress website.

To the congress web >>

Introducing the Keynote speakers

It is our pleasure to introduce the Congress' Keynote Lectures "How LDL causes inflammation in the artery wall" with Prof. Göran Hansson on Monday April 24, 2017 at 17:30 and "Mechanistic insights into innovative therapeutics in lipid lowering in vivo" with Prof. Henry Ginsberg on Tuesday April 25, 2017 at 18:40.


Göran Hansson, Stockholm, Sweden
How LDL causes inflammation in the artery wall

Göran K. Hansson is Professor of Cardiovascular Research at Karolinska Institute and works in the Department of Medicine at Karolinska University Hospital and its Center for Molecular Medicine.

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Henry Ginsberg, New York, USA
Mechanistic insights into innovative therapeutics in lipid lowering in vivo

Henry N. Ginsberg, MD, is the Irving Professor of Medicine and Director Emeritus of the Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research at Columbia University Medical Center.

Read more about Professor Ginsberg >>


Young Investigator Awards for outstanding publications - nominations open until February 01!

These annual EAS prizes for young scientists are intended to recognize distinction shown by publications that contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of atherosclerosis and linked metabolic disturbances.

Each recipient will receive a prize of € 2000 and will be invited to make a short presentation of their work at the annual EAS Congress. The winners of the Awards for outstanding publications 2016 will be invited to present at EAS 2017 Prague.

Nominations open now until February 01, 2017.

Read more and nominate a candidate >>

Early registration fees until February 13!

EAS brings together clinicians and basic scientists across a range of disciplines, all from top-flight opinion leaders to those just starting their careers. The programme is created to give many opportunities, both formal and informal, for the personal, face-to-face discussions that spark scientific creativity, stimulate collaboration and can lead to new friendships.

EAS 2017 will feature Oral Communication sessions, Science at a Glance sessions, and Poster Presentations – further opportunities to exchange your ideas and discuss your work with the leaders in the field. Register now to join us.

Early registration is open until February 13.

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Accommodation - range of hotels to suit all budgets >>


We look forward to welcoming you to Prague!

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