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Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology – trust to our quality


Voluntary association of cardiologists for preventing of cardiovascular diseases in the country

Head office: 1001 block, Mardanov Brothers street, Nasimi district, Baku, Azerbaijan, AZ 1078

 www.akc.az   E-mail:  info@akc.az

On 25 March 2011 the Board Session of ESC decided to move the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology from Affiliated to National Cardiac Society.

The public union Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology established on the basis of principles of the community of interests, voluntary, equality of rights of its members, not considering getting profit as the main purpose of its activity and not distributing the profit among of its members and its activity covers all the territory of the country.

The main purpose of Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology is to help of increasing the quality of prophylactics, diagnostic and treatment of cardiovascular diseases to the high level in the Republic of Azerbaijan as

- increase the knowledge of cardiologists in this field and propagate the achievements of the science of the world cardiology in Azerbaijan;

- epidemiology of cardiovascular disease in Azerbaijan;

- increase the professional level of local cardiologists;

- co-operation between cardiologists of Europe and other countries;

The Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology activities:

- organize the different courses, seminars, round tables, hold conferences, meetings and exhibitions, charitable marathons, forums and other cultural-mass events;

- spread information on its purposes and activity, establish publications in accordance with the legislation;

The structure of Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology includes:

- 476 members; ( dating 10 October 2017)

- 21 working groups;

- Executive council;-21 members

- Cardiologists of Tomorrow 35 members;

The plan of action of ASC:

The plan of action of Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology includes monthly scientific conferences, joint sessions, knowledge sharing sessions, forums and other cultural-mass events with the different pharmacology companies.

The Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology is the co-operation with all cardiology infrastructures of country.

ASC Conferences, Joint Congresses and Actions:

- The joint Scientific Conference of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology with the European Society of  

  Cardiology, 13-14th of October,2017, Baku.

- The Conference of ``Diabetes and Cardiovascular diseases`` and ``Young Cardiologists`` 

   Working Groups of ASC, 29 of September 2017, Baku.

- The joint session of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology with the European Heart Failure Association,  

  10th of June,2017,Baku.

- The Conference of ``Myocardial and Pericardial diseases`` and ``Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy`` 

   Working Groups of ASC, 16 of May 2017,Baku.

- The Conference of ``Cardiac MRT`` and ``Cardiac CT``  Working Groups of ASC, 27 of April 2017,Baku.

- The Conference of ``Hypertension``  Working Group of ASC,08 of April 2017,Baku.

- The Conference of ``Congenital heart disease in adults`` and ``Pediatric Cardiology``  Working Groups of    

   ASC,03 of February 2017,Baku.

- The 5th National Congress of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) on 28 - 29 of November, 2016  

  in Baku.

- The Conference of ``Echocardiography and Valve Diseases`` Working Groups of ASC,25 of October   

  2016,Baku.

- The constructed of the fifth stand as 54th member of the ESC Family at the Annual Congress of the ESC, 28 August-01 September, 2016 in Rome.

-Charitable Action of ASC on the occation of the 28th of May-Republic Day, 28 of May,2016,Baku.

- The Conference of Pulmonary and Venoz Circulation Working Group of ASC,27 of May 2016,Baku.

-Participation of ASC in the 1st Baku Symposium of Turkic World Cardiology Association,30 of Aprel 2016,Baku.

- ``Second Baku Symposium of Sudden Cardiac Death in the Young``, 02 of April,2016,Baku.

-The Conference of Echocardiography Working Group of ASC on the subject`` The aim of Echocardiography Working Group of ASC and its future plans``,15 of March,2016,Baku.

-The Conference of Cardiointensive care unit and Resuscitation Working Group of ASC on the subject ``Cardiopulmonary and Cerebral resuscitation news in 2015`` 24 of February 2016 in Baku.

- The 4th National Congress of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) on 27 - 29 of November, 2015 in Baku.

 - The constructed of the forth stand as 54th member of the ESC Family at the Annual Congress of the ESC, 28 August-01 September, 2015 in London.

 -``Hyperlipidemia`` Scientific Conference, on the 05th of May, 2015 in Baku.

 -``Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy `` Scientific Conference, on the 08th of April, 2015 in Baku.

-``Hypertension Disease`` Scientific Conference, on the 16th of March, 2015 in Baku.

-``Pulmonary Embolism`` Scientific Conference, on the 25th of February, 2015 in Baku.

- The 3rd National Congress of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) on 06 - 07 of December, 2014 in Baku.

 - Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) organized two weeks ``Echocardiography School`` Courses, 25-26 October – 01-02 November, 2014 in Baku.

 - The constructed of the third stand as 54th member of the ESC Family at the Annual Congress of the ESC, 29 August-02 September, 2014 in Barcelona.

 -``Heart Failure`` Scientific Conference, on the 05th of June, 2014 in Baku.

-``Statins. Latest Updates`` Scientific Conference, on the 23rd of May, 2014 in Baku.

-``Stable Stenocardia. Latest Updates`` Scientific Conference, on the 24th of April, 2014 in Baku.

-``Atrial Fibrillation Diagnostics and Management. ESC 2013 Guidelines`` Scientific Conference, on the 27th of February, 2014 in Baku.

-``Arrhythmia`` Scientific Conference, on the 29th of January, 2014 in Baku.

- Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) organized three months ``Arrhythmiology`` Courses, October-December, 2013 in Baku.

- The 2nd National Congress of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) on 28-29 of September, 2013 in Baku.

- The constructed of the second stand as 54th member of the ESC Family at the Annual Congress of the ESC, 31 August-04 September, 2013 in Amsterdam.

- The session of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology at the 3rd  International Congress of Azerbaijan Cardiovascular Surgery Society “Baku Heart Days” on 17-19 of May, 2013.

- The 1st  National Congress of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology and simultaneously the 8th  Congress    of the Turkish World Cardiology on 25-27 of November, 2012.

- The joint session of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology with Azerbaijan Cardiovascular Surgery Society “World Heart Day” on 29 of September, 2012.

- The constructed of the first stand as 54th member of the ESC Family at the Annual Congress of the ESC, 2012 in Munich, Germany.

- The joint symposium of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology and Turkish Society of Cardiology “Sudden Cardiac Death” on 21-22 of June, 2012.

- The session of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology at the 2nd International Congress of Azerbaijan Cardiovascular Surgery Society “Baku Heart Days”, on 13-15 of May, 2011 in Baku.

- European Cardiac Society`s recommendation ``Myocardial Revascularization`` was discussed on the 19th of February in 2011.

- The joint session of the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) with Association of Pulmonologists and Organization of Scientific Conference ``Pulmonary Hypertension`` on the 26th of February in 2011.

-  ``The Pharmacotherapy and Invasive Treatment of Resistant Hypertension`` Scientific Conference on the 01st of March in 2011.

- The joint session with Azerbaijan Cardiovascular Surgery Society “I work by heart” during World Heart day at the September 2010.

-  Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) had the second session ``Chronic Heart Failure``, on the 21st of April in 2010.

- Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) organized the first session ``Pharmacotherapy of Chronic Heart Failure`` on the 12th of March in 2010.

- Under the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) was started the weekly Echocardiography Courses on the 13th of February in 2010.

- Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology (ASC) had the joint meeting with the Azerbaijan Society of Cardio Surgeons on the 21st of January in 2010.