ESC 22: Hot Line & Late-breaking Science Video Collection

Published: 24 August 2022

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Overview

What's hot at European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 22?

Stay tuned and browse our curated coverage of the latest data in cardiology. 

  • For a concise line up of the most awaited trials join Prof Nicolas Van Mieghem and Dr Joost Daemen and their regular View From the Thoraxcenter series. 
  • For a deeper dive into key clinical trial data and applicability, host, Dr Harriette Van Spall talks with principal investigators in her Late-Breaker Discussion Series
  • Short, accessible Expert Interviews conducted with select faculty focusing on data, patient care and the future of their field. 
  • To mark the release of the new ESC Guidelines on Cardio-Oncology, we will feature a 10-minute summary and of t a 10-minute live audience Q&A.
  • We asked some of the most prominent researchers today about their pathways in the Behind the Heart series.

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More from this programme

Part 1

View From the Thoraxcenter: Review Series

In this short and engaging episode of View from the Thoraxcenter, Prof Nicolas Van Mieghem and Dr Joost Daemen (Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, NL) share their take on the most impactful hot-line and late-breaking trials from ESC 2022. Which trials should we look out for?

Part 2

Late-breaker Discussion Series With Dr Harriette Van Spall

The Late-breaker discussion series will spotlight some of the most awaited hot line trials from this year's ESC. Stay tuned.

Part 3

ESC Guidelines on Cardio-Oncology: Summary & Question Time

In the first part of the programme chairs of the new ESC Guidelines on Cardio-Oncology, Dr Alexander Lyon and Dr Teresa López-Fernández summarised the key take-home messages.In the second part they answered questions coming from the audience with the moderation of Dr Arjun Ghosh.

Part 4

Hot Line & Late-breaking Interviews

In this series, we will interview the presenters of 20 hot line and late-breaking trials to give you a quick updated on the hottest data in cardiology.

Faculty Biographies

Nicolas M Van Mieghem

Nicolas M Van Mieghem

Medical Director

Personal History

From an early age, Professor Nicolas Maria Van Mieghem decided to pursue a career that would help others. “I enjoy the feeling of being able to help someone or do something important for them. I wanted to enter a profession that would channel my energy— I was always a busy child,” he says. 

A budding athlete, he was a member of Belgium’s national swimming team but soon realized that medicine was his true calling. His father was a general cardiologist and one of his biggest influences early in his career.

Professor Van Mieghem initially intended to train as a cardiac surgeon but decided to specialise in interventional cardiology instead, following advice from a mentor. This decision was cemented when he read the first-in-human case report of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) in Circulation by Alain Cribier in 2002. 

His mantra is mens sana in corpore sano (a…

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Joost Daemen

Joost Daemen

Interventional cardiologist

Dr Joost Daemen, MD, PhD obtained his degree in medicine at the Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam in 2005 and did 2 years of internal medicine training and 4 years of general cardiology training at the Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam. 

Dr Daemen is actively involved in several drug-eluting stent trials and is Principal Investigator of 4 trials focusing on the safety and efficacy of renal sympathetic denervation in hypertension, heart failure, vasospastic angina and heart failure. Dr Daemen is a member of the editorial board of EuroIntervention and the Netherlands Heart Journal, member of Young ICIN, and has completed courses in biomedical statistics and device training.

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