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Summer schools in Angers

Separated by coma

6th edition

1 week - 30 hours - 3 ECTS delivered

From Basic to Clinic 

According to World Health Organization, cardiovascular diseases represent the leading health and diseases worldwide. Cardiovascular diseases are linked to the very complex interactions between genes, aging and life style, and various risk factors.

This intensive teaching program will give an overview of the actual and future knowledge in the field of cardiovascular diseases. Selected thematics will be presented by renowned researchers and clinicians experts in the field who will share with the participants their experience through  interactive plenary lectures, workshops, hands-on and laboratory visits.


  • Visit of experimental and human vascular research laboratories
  • Bases of linguistic and grammar rules applied to vascular medicine
  • Calcifying vessels
  • Neurovascular interaction
  • Kidneys and vessels
  • The surgical ascending aorta
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Thrombotic veins
  • Microvascular physiology
  • Diabetic foot
  • The cardiovascular system in space
  • Vascular imaging interactive session/ interpretation
  • Cardiopathy and post-infarction imaging

Organisation and attendance

Classes take place in the Department of Medicine (Faculty of Health) and in the hospital labs, from Monday to Friday.

You must participate in all courses.

A certificate of attendance and 3 ECTS will be delivered at the end of the program.