Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Emirates Cardiac Society, I am honoured and delighted to welcome you to the 7th Emirates Cardiac Society Congress 2016 in conjunction with the 5th Scientific Meeting of the World Society for Paediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery (WSPCHS 2016) in Abu Dhabi, UAE from 27-30 October 2016.

The Congress will be held at the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, which is one of five monolithic towers at Etihad Towers and presents the most spectacular panoramic views over the Arabian Gulf and world-famous Corniche.

Emirates Cardiac Society Congress in its 7th year has grown and become the regional platform for world, regional and local experts presenting their latest scientific findings, research and best practice in Cardiology field. It will also give participants opportunitiesĀ to exchange ideas, discover novel opportunities, reacquaint with colleagues, meet new friends, and broaden their knowledge. The committee is dedicated to developing workshops and an excellent scientific program to educate, develop and improve cardiac care in the region while engaging all of its attendees.

We would like to encourage you all to support and participate in ECSC 2016 and we look forward welcoming you in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates!


Dr Abdullah Shehab

Dr. Abdullah Shehab

President of Emirates Cardiac Society