Council

The EACTS is governed by the Council Members who act as Trustees. A new President of the Council is elected on a yearly basis at the Annual Meeting. Other Council members hold longer terms, as defined in the Constitution. Council meets at least four times per year to discuss and manage the business of the EACTS. The current EACTS President is Miguel Sousa Uva, Lisbon, Portugal. The Council is formed by a nomination and election process of EACTS members, and includes up to 15 people in the following positions:

  • The Officers: President, Vice-President, Secretary General, Treasurer, Editor of the Journals
  • The Chairs of each of the Domains
  • The immediate past President
  • Councillors

Members

Next meeting

10 December 2017, Leipzig, Germany

zembala-m

Marian Zembala

COUNCIL

President 2017-2018

CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE DOMAIN

Ex-Officio 2017-2018

THORACIC DISEASE DOMAIN

Ex-Officio 2017-2018

VASCULAR DISEASE DOMAIN

Ex-Officio 2017-2018

ACQUIRED CARDIAC DISEASE DOMAIN

Ex-Officio 2017-2018

New Technology - Task Force

Ex-Officio 2017-2018
pagano-d

Domenico Pagano

COUNCIL

Secretary General 2017-2020

CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE DOMAIN

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

THORACIC DISEASE DOMAIN

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

VASCULAR DISEASE DOMAIN

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

CLINICAL GUIDELINES

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

DATABASE

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

INTERNATIONAL CO-OPERATION COMMITTEE

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

NOMINATING COMMITTEE

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

QUIP STRATEGIC BOARD

Chair

RESEARCH COMMITTEE

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

QUIP Network for Outcomes Research

Group Chair

ACQUIRED CARDIAC DISEASE DOMAIN

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

RESIDENTS

Ex-Officio 2017-2020

New Technology - Task Force

Ex-Officio 2017-2020
de-paulis-r

Ruggero De Paulis

COUNCIL

Vice-President 2017-18

Aortic Surgery - Task Force

Chair 2016-19

Aortic Valve Sparing and Repair - Task Force

Chair 2016-19
falk-v

Volkmar Falk

COUNCIL

Treasurer 2017-2020

Heart Failure - Task Force

Chair 2016-19
beyersdorf-f

Friedhelm Beyersdorf

COUNCIL

Editor 2010-20
walther-t

Thomas Walther

COUNCIL

Domain Chair 2017-20

ACQUIRED CARDIAC DISEASE DOMAIN

Chair 2017-20

New Technology - Task Force

Chair 2014-17
belli-e

Emre Belli

COUNCIL

Domain Chair 2016-19

CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE DOMAIN

Chair 2016-19
licht-p

Peter Licht

COUNCIL

Domain Chair 2015-18

THORACIC DISEASE DOMAIN

Chair 2015-18
pacini-d

Davide Pacini

COUNCIL

Domain Chair 2017-20

VASCULAR DISEASE DOMAIN

Chair 2017-20

Aortic Surgery - Task Force

Member 2016-19
fullerton-d

David Fullerton

COUNCIL

Councillor 2015-2018
hazekamp-m

Mark Hazekamp

COUNCIL

Member 2016-19

CLINICAL GUIDELINES

Member 2017-2018
lehtinen-m

Miia Lehtinen

COUNCIL

Resident representative 2017-20

ACQUIRED CARDIAC DISEASE DOMAIN

Member 2016-19

RESIDENTS

Member 2016-19
rajesh-pb

Pala B Rajesh

COUNCIL

Councillor 2015-2018

THORACIC DISEASE DOMAIN

Member 2015-18
cardillo-g

Giuseppe Cardillo

COUNCIL

Councillor 2017-20

CLINICAL GUIDELINES

Member 2017-2018
sousa-uva-m

Miguel Sousa Uva

COUNCIL

Immediate Past President 2017-18