EAS Newsletter January 17, 2023

EAS Executive Committee, September 2022

EAS Society & Governance: EAS Executive Committee elections 2023

Call for nominations January 16 – March 01, 2023

The EAS Executive Committee is the elected governing body responsible for the running of the Society. Its members determine the scientific direction of the Society, and are responsible for strategic planning of EAS activities and the Society’s financial management. 
In 2023, we are looking for new active and engaged members to join this Committee and invite you to put forward your proposals to fill the vacant positions.

Vacant positions from January 2024

  • President-Elect (2024-2028) 
    During 2024 the President-Elect will work alongside President Kausik Ray, as a supernumerary member of the Executive Committee if not already a member, taking on the Society Presidency on January 01, 2025 for a term of four years.
  • Executive Committee member (2024-2027)
    Executive Committee Member replacing outgoing Officer, Prof Philippe Moulin, France.

Please note you have to be an EAS Individual Member to be able to nominate a candidate for a vacant position at the EAS Executive committee. 
Read here on how to become an EAS Individual Member >>

EAS Society & Governance:

EAS 2023 Anitschkow recipient Prof Stephen J. Nicholls

Prof Stephen J. Nicholls

On behalf of the independent EAS Anitschkow Committee chaired by Prof Heinz Drexel, the EAS is pleased to announce the 2023 winner of the Anitschkow prize:
Prof Steve Nicholls, Monash University, Director of the Victorian Heart Institute, Melbourne, Australia, for his outstanding contribution over a lifetime to the field of Atherosclerosis and towards finding solutions to improve human health.

Join Prof Nicholls on 21st May in Mannheim Germany at EAS 2023 to listen to the 2023 Anitschkow Lecture.

EAS Education:

Registration for EAS Congress is now open!

EAS organises a 4-day scientific Congress in a different European city each year – scientific meetings bringing together over 2,000 basic and clinical scientists, clinicians, and practitioners with an interest in cardiovascular diseases.

At EAS Congress you’ll meet others who want to share their latest findings in atherosclerosis research and clinical practice, as well as to hear about yours. You’ll come across world-leading experts, up-and-coming students, and everyone in between. EAS Congress brings together delegates with wide-ranging interests, making for lively discussion and innovative approaches, as we tackle mutual challenges each from our own perspective. 

Each Congress features

  • Plenary sessions with lectures given by eminent speakers
  • In-depth Workshops on selected cutting-edge topics
  • Industry-supported symposia
  • Science-at-a-Glance and poster presentations
  • …and much more!

      EAS Society & Governance: Young Investigator Award 2022

      Nominate a colleague or yourself for an award

      EAS Young Investigator Awards is for outstanding publications, that contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of atherosclerosis and linked metabolic disturbances. The recipient will receive a prize of € 2000 and the award ceremony will take place at the Opening Ceremony of the EAS Congress 2023, Mannheim, Germany.

      Prepare your nomination for the EAS Young Investigator Awards!

      Deadline for nominations: February 02, 2023.

      YIA 2021 Basic Science recipient:
      Dimitris Tsiantoulas
      YIA 2021 Clinical Science recipient:
      Amand F. Schmidt

      EAS Society & Governance

      New Year – New look webpages

      We have updated our EAS Website and membership to a new more functional and user friendly platform. You will now find it easier to manage your member profile and access the resources that are included in your membership, conveniently all in one place. 

      This change means we can also offer new functions – for example, networking for members. This gives EAS members a whole new way to connect securely with each other, to work and collaborate in closed or public groups, and to discuss with others on special interest topics – so many possibilities – you’re welcome to sign in to EAS Community and start connecting today.

      How to access your profile

      Sign in at eas-society.org with your EAS Username (your e-mail address)

      For security reasons, the first time you sign in you are required to request a new password – a reset link will be sent to your email address.
      Please contact us at office@eas-society.org if you need assistance.

      Once you’ve signed in, please review your profile’s privacy settings, then you are good to go – start exploring the lectures in EAS Academy and connecting with other members today!