The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC), the only global organization dedicated solely to advancing the education and understanding of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies, is sponsoring its first major educational conference in Africa.
Researchers will use a European network of 90,000 patients to explore different approaches to prevention and treatment of sudden cardiac arrest for men and women, they announced today during a workshop on sex and gender differences at EHRA 2018.
The heart is capable of terminating arrhythmias itself after local gene therapy, potentially avoiding the need for patients to undergo painful electric shocks, according to a proof-of-concept study presented today at EHRA 2018, a European Society of Cardiology congress.
European Society of Cardiology guidelines on syncope were launched today at EHRA 2018 and published online in the European Heart Journal.
Siblings of cot death victims have a four-fold higher risk of cot death, according to research presented today at EHRA 2018, a European Society of Cardiology congress.1 The 38-year study in nearly 2.5 million infants suggests that autopsies should be carried out on SIDS victims and that family members should have cardiology tests.
A new version of the EHRA Practical Guide on the use of non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) in patients with atrial fibrillation is published online today in European Heart Journal and an executive summary in EP Europace, and presented at EHRA 2018, a European Society of Cardiology (ESC) congress.1-3 The guide, now in its third edition with more than 400,000 copies of previous versions distributed worldwide, was produced by the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), a branch of the ESC.
The more alcohol you drink, the higher your heart rate gets, according to research presented today at EHRA 2018 Congress1, organized by the European Society of Cardiology.
Patients with atrial fibrillation could reduce the risk of dementia by taking stroke prevention medications, according to recommendations published online today in EP Europace1, a European Society of Cardiology journal, and presented at EHRA 2018.2 The international consensus document was also published in HeartRhythm, the official journal of the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), and Journal of Arrhythmia, the official journal of the Japanese Heart Rhythm Society (JHRS) and the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS).
The 47th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Dental Research (AADR), in conjunction with the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Dental Research (CADR), will be held at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., USA on March 21-24, 2018.
The UTokyo New York office invites you to rethink the robot: its function, appearance, interaction, and role in society. Be inspired by cutting-edge research in robotics, including biomimetic machine mechanics, 'BioLikeness' of robots, fundamental vision theories and breakthroughs in high speed robotics. Imagine the unimaginable. (Also, UTokyo New York Office invites you to a design-thinking workshop on March 24th and 25th. A separate registration is needed. Further details, see the body text.)
This workshop aims at providing the collaborative platform between universities and research institutions in Japan and the US and triggering the collaborative research in the fields of Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, and Cyber Security, as well as educational projects for developing skills needed in the digital era. Discussions and lectures will take place for exploring the possibility of collaboration in terms of 'Digital', sharing best practices, and strengthening relationships between both countries.
The Tohoku University Center for Innovative Integrated Electronic Systems(CIES) will host its fourth technology forum in Tokyo from March 22 - 23.
The American Thoracic Society will host the world's leading scientists and clinicians in the fields of pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine at the ATS 2018 International Conference (ATS 2018). This year marks our 114th conference, and will feature 500+ sessions and more than 6,000 abstracts and case reports.
Nutrition 2018, to be held June 9-12, 2018, at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, will feature new research findings and panel discussions addressing hot topics in clinical practice and policy.
The Geological Society of America (GSA) and American Geophysical Union (AGU) will be exhibiting at the 5th USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo (https://usasciencefestival.org/) in Washington, D.C. The festival is a free, family-friendly expo allowing kids and adults to participate in thousands of exhibits, experiments, and stage shows designed to inspire the next generation of scientists, inventors, and innovators.
The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Europe (SETAC Europe) 28th Annual Meeting will be held 13-17 May in Rome, Italy. Over 2,500 scientists from more than 60 countries spanning six continents will gather to discuss the latest research in environmental science. Featuring about 2,546 presentations over 88 sessions, with 572 platform presentations and 1,974 poster presentations including special sessions with invited talks, this international annual meeting is the biggest of its kind in Europe.
Water Efficient Sorghum Technologies (WEST) will showcase new advances that dramatically reduce water requirements for crops, while also increasing productivity, at the annual Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy Energy (ARPA-E) Innovation Summit to be held March 13-15, 2018, near Washington, D.C.
During the Opening Session and Welcome Reception, five scientists will explore a variety of subjects related to the 'Nexus of Food, Energy and Water' theme of the 255th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society, the world's largest scientific society. The meeting will take place March 18 to 22 in New Orleans.
Geoscientists from the northeastern US and beyond will convene in Burlington, Vermont, on 18-20 March to discuss hot-topic science, expand on current findings, and explore the region's unique geologic features. This event is expected to draw more than 1,000 attendees from a variety of geoscience and environmental disciplines. Highlights include a talk on the use of drone technology to address geoscience and environmental issues.
The 'Healthcare at a Crossroads' conference, April 6 at Montana State University, will bring together nationally recognized health care policy scholars and local experts to talk consumer-centric models of care, federal policy, integrating mental and physical care, community health, care for aging and vulnerable populations and health care workforce.
Dr. T.J. "Jock" Murray, a recognized innovator in medical education and author of the award winning book "Multiple Sclerosis: The History of a Disease," will provide an overview of the evolution of multiple sclerosis (MS) over the last century and a half. His presentation taking place on Thursday, May 31, 2018, at 9:15 am, during the Fundamentals of MS Care Track, is part of the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) in Nashville, TN.
Every year, the ESPGHAN meeting attracts the key opinion leaders in the field of paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition from across Europe and all five continents, turning it into the largest conference of its kind worldwide. The previous congress, held in Prague, was attended by 4.700 delegates from 96 countries.
Information center of Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) in Madrid holds scientific event 'Polytech: Science, Technology and Creativity' on the base of partner universities - Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) and also in collaboration with creative space MediaLab Prado.
The schedule of press conferences at the General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) is now available. It includes presentations on new results from ESA and NASA missions, what's at risk from coastal hazards, and the 2017 wildfire season. The meeting is taking place on 8-13 April at the Austria Center Vienna and is expected to attract more than 14,000 scientists from around the world. Journalists interested in attending should register online by tomorrow.
The information center of Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) in Madrid will hold a scientific event 'Polytech: Science, Technology and Creativity' on the base of partner universities - Technical University of Madrid (UPM), Charles III University of Madrid (UC3M) and also in collaboration with creative space MediaLab Prado.