EACTS

The Early History of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery – The First 30 Years

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Journals

The European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery was first published in 1987. Read about how the next 20 years shaped the development and impact that the Journal has today.

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EACTS Presidents

Year President
2016 – 2017 Miguel Sousa Uva
2015 – 2016 Friedrich-Wilhelm Mohr
2014 – 2015 Martin Grabenwöger
2013 – 2014 Paul Van Schil
2012 – 2013 Jose Luis Pomar
2011 – 2012 Ludwig K. von Segesser
2010 – 2011 Ottavio Alfieri
2009 – 2010 Pascal Vouhe
2008 – 2009 Erino A. Rendina
2007 – 2008 Paul Sergeant
2006 – 2007 Siegfried Hagl
2005 – 2006 Tom Treasure
2004 – 2005 Torkel Aberg
2003 – 2004 James Monro
2002 – 2003 Walter Klepetko
2001 – 2002 Marko Turina
2000 – 2001 Marcos Murtra
1999 – 2000 Joachim Hasse
1998 – 1999 David Wheatley
1997 – 1998 Eugene Baudet
1996 – 1997 Ernst Wolner
1995 – 1996 Toni Lerut
1994 – 1995 Hans Borst
1993 – 1994 Armand Piwnica
1992 – 1993 Jaroslav Stark
1991 – 1992 Ramiro Rivera
1990 – 1991 Maurizio Cotrufo
1989 – 1990 Hans Huysmans
1988 – 1989 Fritz Sebening
1987 – 1988 Keyvan Moghissi
1986 – 1987 Francis Fontan

Previous Annual Meetings

Meeting Year Dates City,Country
30th 2016 October 1-5 Barcelona, Spain
29th 2015 October 3-7 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
28th 2014 October 11-15 Milan, Italy
27th 2013 October 5-9 Vienna, Austria
26th 2012 October 27-31 Barcelona, Spain
25th 2011 October 1-5 Lisbon, Portugal
24th 2010 September 11-15 Geneva, Switzerland
23rd 2009 October 17-21 Vienna, Austria
22nd 2008 September 13-17 Lisbon, Portugal
21st 2007 September 15-19 Geneva, Switzerland
20th 2006* September 9-13 Stockholm, Sweden
19th 2005* September 24-28 Barcelona, Spain
18th 2004* September 12-15 Leipzig, Germany
17th 2003* September 12-15 Vienna, Austria
16th 2002 September 22-25 Monte Carlo, Monaco
15th 2001* September 16-19 Lisbon, Portugal
14th 2000 September 7-11 Frankfurt, Germany
13th 1999 September 5-8 Glasgow, Scotland
12th 1998 September 19-22 Brussels, Belgium
11th 1997 September 28 – Oct 1 Copenhagen, Denmark
10th 1996 September 6-9 Prague, Czech Republic
9th 1995 September 24-27 Paris, France
8th 1994 September 25-28 The Hague, Netherlands
7th 1993 September 20-22 Barcelona, Spain
6th 1992 September 14-15 Geneva, Switzerland
5th 1991 September 22-25 London, UK
4th 1990 September 17-19 Naples, Italy
3rd 1989 October 9-11 Munich, Germany
2nd 1988 September 12-14 Bordeaux, France
1st 1987 September 14-15 Vienna, Austria