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The New Frontiers in Cardiology Congress is one of the most prestigious events in the national medical scientific field and is organized by AIDFM with scientific cooperation of the Cardiology Department of the Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte and University Clinic of Cardiology of the Faculty of Medicine at University of Lisbon (FMUL).

The 7th Edition of the Congress will be held from the16th  to 19th February, 2017, at Faculty of Medicine (Lisbon) and Praia D'El Rey Marriott Hotel in Óbidos. It will be a postgraduate training opportunity for all participants in Cardiology with the collaboration of a large number of national and foreign experts.

This congress aims to promote the discussion on new frontiers in the diagnosis and therapeutics in cardiology, particularly in the field of Heart Failure and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Cardiovascular Imaging, Interventional Cardiology and Arrhythmology, Coronary Disease, Valvulopathies, Cardiomyopathies, Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery.

Although the scope of this meeting is primarily for Cardiologists, it is also extensive to colleagues whose area of intervention covers cardiovascular diseases, such as internists, intensivists, surgeons, cardiac physiologists, specialized nurses and family doctors.


Prof Fausto J Pinto
Head of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon