Dear friends and colleagues,
It is a great honour and distinct privilege for us to announce that Cardiac Society, Myanmar Medical Association has been given the honour of organising and hosting the 21st ASEAN Federation of Cardiology Congress 2016 (AFCC2016) to be held from 14-16 October 2016 in Myanmar.
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, I am delighted to invite you to participate in this regional educational conference. Themed “Working Together for Heart Health”, this congress will cover all the disciplines in cardiology with a good blend of international and ASEAN perspectives delivered by many prominent speakers from various parts of the world.
This congress will be another major step forward in the field of cardiology by encouraging more young professionals to play a leading role in the future cardiology field. There will be state-of-the-art updates and cutting edge technology applied for cardiology practice in this congress.
Therefore, it will cover preventive cardiology, cardiac imaging, cardiac arrhythmias, coronary heart disease, general cardiology, hypertension, lipid, interventional cardiology, valvular heart disease, cardiac surgery, cardiac anaesthesia including intensive care, cardiac rehabilitation, paediatric cardiology, and women’s health. At this congress, many outstanding doctors around the world will convene to share the latest research and advancements to build up consensus for optimal cardiology practice.
The scientific programme varies from plenaries, symposia, interactive sessions, pre-congress workshops, joint symposia, poster sections, and free paper presentations.
In addition to the scientific session, you will have an opportunity to experience the warm hospitality of Myanmar. We are delighted to welcome you to Myanmar for AFCC 2016 and hope that you will join us to be part of the outstanding scientific program and grab the opportunity of visiting many attractive places which are particularities of MYANMAR.
Dr Khin Maung Lwin
Organising Committee, AFCC 2016