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The World Heart Federation (WHF) was delighted and honoured to attend the 45th Annual International Congress of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology “CardioEgypt 2018”, one of the largest cardiovascular meetings in North Africa and the Middle East. The conference took place from 26 February-1 March 2018 in Cairo, Egypt and was organized by our member, the Egyptian Society of Cardiology (EgSC).
WHF President Professor David Wood hosted a well attended session at the conference entitled Preventive Cardiology: basic principles and practices.
From left to right Professor Hala Mahfouz, Head of the Cardiology Department Menoufia University, David Wood, WHF President, Professor Sameh Shaheen, EgSC President, Dr Hosam Hasan, EgSC Treasurer
Our World Congress of Cardiology & Cardiovascular Health 2018-themed booth attracted many delegates who had the opportunity to discover the exciting and stimulating scientific programme, workshops, and debates to take place at the next congress, which will be held in Dubai, UAE, from 5-8 December 2018.
We look forward to welcoming CardioEgypt 2018 participants in Dubai at the World Congress of Cardiology & Cardiovascular Health.
WHO World No Tobacco Day 2018 Awards - Western Pacific Region: Professor Hu Dayi, Chinese Association on Tobacco Control, People’s Republic of China
WHO World No Tobacco Day 2018 Awards – Region of the Americas: Dr Eduardo Bianco, Coordinador Regional para las Americas de la Framework Convention Alliance (FCA), Oriental Republic of Uruguay
WHO World No Tobacco Day 2018 Awards - African Region: Professor Fastone Mathew Goma, University of Zambia School of Medicine, Zambia