EAS Web Education Committee

EAS provides education and training for our members, with activities that cover the prevention and care of atherosclerosis and its clinical manifestations, and also basic science in the atherosclerosis field. The EAS Web Education Committee is responsible for developing a range of high quality educational activities and programmes.


  • To develop and maintain EAS’ Education Strategy, in line with EAS overall strategy
  • To ensure EAS’ overall education programmes and activities are relevant to members, complement one another, fit to EAS’ mission and vision
  • To ensure EAS’ educational activities are effectively promoted via relevant communication channels, in collaboration with the EAS Office
  • To oversee and contribute to development of other EAS activities as appropriate, in line with the Educational strategy
  • Contiunously report to the EAS Executive committee on progress and contribute to development of all EAS Educational programmes and activities

Appointment of Committee Members

  • The Executive Committee shall appoint the Chairman and the members of the Committee to serve during a period of 4 years.
  • The Executive Committee aims for a balance of gender, expertise and geographical areas throughout Europe when considering candidates for Committee members.

Previous committee members

2017-2020Lale TokgözoğluTurkeyChair
2017-2021Olov WiklundSwedenMember 2017-2020, Chair 2021
2017-2020Alexandros TselepisGreeceMember
2017-2020Ruth Frikke-SchmidtDenmarkMember
2017-2020Michal VrablikCzech RepublicMember

Contact at the EAS Office

Helena Nielsen-Knights
Education & Outreach Manager