Maioridade científica rumo à liderança na América do Sul

Antonio Carlos Palandri Chagas
2008 Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia  
We have just carried out the 63 rd Brazilian Congress of Cardiology. I say "carried out" because this is the most adequate term, as I refer to the fact that the Brazilian Society of Cardiology (SBC) has reached a goal. In figures, the scientific program comprised 30 conferences; 49 round-tables; 29 colloquiums; 37 "how-to-do" sessions, two clinical cases, 41 controversies, 28 curricular updates, 13 special sessions and 63 oral presentations, contemplating 660 presentations and three days of
more » ... er presentations, including four special sessions with the best ones. Additionally, we carried out 11 Pre-Congress activities and four Forums in distinct specialties -Physical Therapy, Nutrition, Nursing, and Psychology in Cardiology and, furthermore, three editions of the ACLS course. In an innovative model, 15 sessions were added to that program to debate the main directives published by SBC in the highly welcomed Room of Directives project.
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