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WCC 2014 - World Congress of Cardiology Scientific Sessions 2014

Cardiology Medical Conferences
Congress location: Melbourne, Australia Medical Conferences
Date: 04 - 07 May 2014

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The World Heart Federation looks forward to welcoming you to Melbourne, Australia for the World Congress of Cardiology 2014 (WCC 2014) taking place from 4-7 May 2014 at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Organized by the World Heart Federation and co-hosted by the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand and the Heart Foundation of Australia, WCC is THE global platform for people to discuss how to tackle cardiovascular disease (CVD), the world’s number one killer. It will bring together representatives from cardiology and other healthcare professions, as well as, medical societies and heart foundations, commercial and non-government entities.

The World Congress of Cardiology is a major international conference that addresses and tackles the importance of cardiovascular health and disease on a global scale by attracting a strong and renowned international faculty of experts. Working alongside our national members, it also focuses on the cardiovascular disease problems of the region, in which it is hosted, which for 2014 will be the Australian continent and sub-regions of Asia.”

Dr. Yong Huo (China), Dr. Richmond Jeremy (Australia), Dr. Jonathan Kalman (Australia) and Dr. Dorairaj Prabhakaran (India) will be leading the WCC 2014 Scientific Programme Committee (SPC). The following scientific topics will be developed by world-renowned speakers:

  • Arrhythmias / Sudden cardiac death / Electrophysiology
  • Heart Failure / Cardiac function / Myocardial – Pericardial diseases
  • Valvular disease / Aortic disease/ Pulmonary circulation
  • Ischaemia / Coronary artery disease / Coronary interventions
  • Peripheral circulation / Stroke / Non-coronary interventions
  • Hypertension
  • Epidemiology / Prevention
  • Health Promotion / Health advocacy / Global cardiovascular resources
  • Basic science
  • Cardiac imaging / Information systems
  • Paediatrics / Congenital heart disease (paediatric and adult)
  • Indigenous health / Rheumatic heart disease
  • Nursing / Allied health / CV rehabilitation

Delegate registration


Early registration
until 4 December 2013

until 21 April 2014

Late registration
as from 22 April 2014


Delegates from low- or lower- middle income countries*

USD 275


USD 440


USD 605


Standard delegate

USD 700


USD 825


USD 990


Standard nurse/ technician / trainee/ public health professional (all countries)a

USD 440


USD 580


USD 715


Students (all countries)b

USD 195


USD 195


USD 195

Registration fees are payable in USD and are inclusive of GST

*World Bank classification 2012. Please click here to access the list of eligible countries

a With a letter of approval from your university, hospital or institution. IMPORTANT FOR TRAINEES: Registration will be processed only upon presentation of a copy of your degree / license sent with the registration form (5 years maximum since graduation)
b To qualify for the student/post-doc registration fee, proof of full-time enrolment at a recognized university of college at both the time of registration and during the conference must be presented

Delegate registration fee includes:

  • Full access to the scientific sessions and exhibition
  • Congress bag with the WCC 2014 Final Programme
  • Abstract CD-ROM
  • Access to the opening ceremony (limited seats available)
  • Attendance certificate

For further information please visit: http://www.world-heart-federation.org/congress-and-events/world-congress-of-cardiology-scientific-sessions-2014/