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10° Curso de Fellows de ProEducar

Celebrating 10 Years of ProEducar Fellow Course with Record Attendance

This year SOLACI celebrated the 10th issue of ProEducar Fellow Course during SOLACI-SBHCI 2019 in Sao Paulo. The course was a roaring success: not only did we have record attendance, with 150 attending fellows, but we also benefited from the participation of notorious international interventionists ─ among others, doctors Stone, Grines, Granada, Hijazi, Abizaid, Mendiz,

Dr. José Mangione Inaugurated as New SOLACI President

Dr. José Mangione, renowned Latin American interventional cardiologist of ample trajectory, is now in charge of the Latin American Interventional Cardiology’s destiny for the next two years, following Dr. José Luis Leiva Pons’ (Mexico) successful administration. “I am honored and delighted to take this responsibility”, stated Dr. Mangione during the closing ceremony of SOLACI-SBHCI 2019.

El último día del Congreso llegó repleto de actividades de SOLACI

Last Congress Day Full of SOLACI Activities

The last day of the SOLACI-SBHCI 2019 Congress was full of sessions where different SOLACI areas were widely represented. The first morning session was “From SOLACI to SBHCI // México, Centro América and El Caribe Present: Más Allá de las Coronarias,” which addressed issues related to coronary angioplasty, the importance of imaging in structural procedures,

SOLACI Celebrated 25 Years during SOLACI-SBHCI 2019

During the opening ceremony of SOLACI-SBHCI 2019, the president of the Latin American Society of Interventional Cardiology, Dr. José Luis Leiva Pons, celebrated the first 25 years of our society’s life together with some of the greatest international personalities in our field (Dr. Gregg Stone, Dr. Martin Leon and Dr. Patrick Serruys) and former SOLACI

From SOLACI to LATAM: The Legacy, a Session Facing the Future

The SOLACI-SBHCI 2019 Congress included a session titled “From SOLACI to LATAM: The Legacy.” It featured SOLACI current and former Presidents, such as Dr. José Luis Leiva Pons, Dr. Ricardo Lluberas, Dr. Darío Echeverri, and Dr. Oscar Méndiz. Additionally, Dr. Raúl Arrieta and Dr. Erick Hórnez participated by presenting the charitable program “SOL SOLACI”, while

Congreso SOLACI-SBHCI 2019

SOLACI-SBHCI 2019 | SOLACI’s Regional Sessions Say “Here!” at the Annual Meeting

For over ten years, SOLACI’s Regional Sessions have set trends in Latin America, promoting medical education, advancing scientific development and research, fostering interventionism’s best practices and organizing scientific events of utmost importance for our specialty in different countries across Latin America and the Caribbean. This is why both SOLACI and SBHCI regard the presence of

Congreso SOLACI-SBHCI 2019

SOLACI-SBHCI 2019 | Women in Interventional Cardiology: A Reality Moving Forward in Strides

The presence of women in interventional cardiology is increasing. Year after year, talented female professionals from all over the world join our practices, contributing quality, knowledge, effort, and commitment to the improvement of people’s quality of life. However, this integration progress does include obstacles and problems related to existing gender disparity and inequalities in the

Congreso SOLACI-SBHCI 2019

SOLACI-SBHCI 2019 Congress | Sponsored Activities by the Industry

The most important companies in the medical industry will present unforgettable scientific sessions with the participation of the most prestigious interventional cardiologists in the world. Access the scientific program Here Thursday 01/08/2019 ABBOTT Satellite Symposium 01/08 | Paulista Room | 12:15 – 02:00pm EDWARDS Mini Arena 01/08 | Sala Mini Arena | 02:00 – 03:30pm

2019 SOLACI Congress | ProEducar’s Clinical Case Contest 10th Edition

The call for Clinical Cases for the 10th ProEducar Fellows Course for Interventionists in Training is now open.     Share your work with colleagues and world wide experts in the following topics! Access and Diagnostic Tools. Complex Coronary Interventions. Structural Heart Disease. Non-Coronary Intervention.   Deadline: June 15th.   Send your case    More