On July 5th, the 4th annual Amsterdam Cardiovascular Sciences (ACS) symposium took place. Researchers from the ACS gathered together in the atmospheric Oosterkerk. The symposium was visited by about 180 researchers and covered topics from preclinical to clinical heart and vascular research within the Amsterdam UMC. A day full of presentations, posters and drinks, aiming to promote collaboration between the five research programs and between ACS researchers from the Amsterdam UMC, location AMC and VUmc. The day ended with an inspiring talk by prof. Piet Borst, award ceremony and drinks.
We look back at a successful day and hope to see you all next year!
Winners of the ACS awards:
Phat Pham (microcirculation, VUmc) – best presentation
Annette Neele (atherosclerosis and ischemic syndromes, AMC) – best publication 2017
Maike Schuldt (heart failure and arrhythmias, VUmc) – best poster
Miesje van der Stoel (microcirculation, AMC) – best poster