Dear Friends and Colleagues,

The 62nd Annual conference of the Israel Heart Society in association with the Israel Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery will take place at the Convention Center, David Inter-Continental Hotel, Tel Aviv, Israel on April 13-14, 2015.

This year we are especially proud to host distinguished, world-renowned international guest speakers from the European Society of Cardiology, the American College of Cardiology,  the American Heart Association and AFICARDIO (French-Israeli Association in Cardiology).

The 62nd Annual conference will include joint sessions of the Israel Heart Society with the European Society of Cardiology, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association. These will include cutting-edge lectures on the latest advances in cardiology.

We will also continue the tradition of a joint session with AFICARDIO, the French-Israeli Association of Cardiology.

These sessions, as well as the Keynote Neufeld Memorial lecture at the opening ceremony, will be conducted in English. A detailed program including both invited and local speakers and will be announced at a later time.
The free communications sessions will include a large number of oral, express and poster presentations of abstracts based on original studies, which will be delivered mostly in Hebrew. However, abstracts from English speaking presenters may be presented in English.

Poster sessions will be presented in English.
A large exhibition of device and pharmaceutical industry is taking place within the convention site.

We welcome you to submit your abstracts and to join us at this innovative conference. We hope that you will take the opportunity to participate in this esteemed scientific meeting and look forward to welcoming you on a wonderful visit to Israel in 2015.


Yoseph Rozenman, President                       Amit Segev, Secretary General

Israel Heart Society

Gil Bolotin, Chairman            Erez Kachel, Secretary           Oved Cohen, Treasurer

Israel Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery