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ISACB Membership
The International Society for Applied Cardiovascular Biology consists of members engaged in research endeavors in applied cardiovascular biology and actively solicits new membership applications from those individuals supporting the mission of the Society.

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The International Society for Applied Cardiovascular Biology (ISACB) was founded in 1987, and is devoted to:

  • Improve the quality of basic and applied research in all areas of cardiovascular biology.
  • Enhance communication between basic scientists, industry scientists and clinicians involved in these disciplines throughout the world.
  • Provide a forum of meetings featuring presentations of original work and topical reviews relevant to basic applied and clinical science of the cardiovascular system in health and disease.

View Photos of the Founding Meeting of ISACB
View Photos of the Founding Meeting of ISACB

History of meeting locations & local organizers

# Location Date Local Organizers Venue
1st Gothenburg, Sweden June 5-7,
Bo Risberg
Per Ortenwall
The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre/Sara Gothia Hotel
2nd Venice, Italy Sept. 17-20,
Roland Fasol Hotel Excelsior
Venice Lido
3rd St. Louis, Missouri Nov. 5-8,
Allen Callow Adam's Mark Hotel
4th Heidelberg, Germany Aug. 30-Sept. 4, 1994 Werner Risau/ Victor VanHinsbergh In association with the VIIIth International Symposium on the Biology of Vascular Cells Convention Center Stadthalle
5th Manchester, England March 22-24, 1996 Michael Walker Postgraduate Centre at Manchester Royal Infirmary and Medical School
6th Munich, Germany March 5-7, 1998 Teddy Fischlein
Hans Wolf
Wildbad Kreuth
7th Tucson, Arizona March 9-11, 2000 Stu Williams Westward Look Resort
8th St. Gallen, Switzerland Feb. 27-Mar. 2, 2002 Jeffrey Hubbell Abbey of St. Gall
9th Savannah, Georgia Mar. 10-13, 2004 Bob Nerem Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa
10th LaJolla, California Mar. 8-11, 2006 Ivan Vesely and Mark Torrianni Torrey Pines Hilton Hotel
11th Bordeaux, France Sept. 17-20, 2008 Laurence Bordenave Cite Mondiale
12th Boston, Massachusetts Sept. 22-25, 2010 Frederick Schoen Cambridge Marriott
13th London, United Kingdom Sept. 12-15, 2012 George Hamilton University College
14th Cleveland, Ohio April 2-5, 2014 Steve Schmidt Doubletree by Hilton - The Tudor Arms Hotel
15th Banff, Alberta, Canada Sept. 7-10, 2016 Tina Rinker The Banff Centre
16th Bordeaux, France September 16-19, 2018 Nicolas L'Heureux Palais de la Bourse
17th Virtual March 12-13, 2021 Masanori Aikawa Tokyo, Japan (Virtual)
18th Memphis, TN September 28-October 1, 2022 Gary Bowlin FedEx Institute of Technology "The Zone"-University of Memphis
19th Vienna, Austria October 5-8, 2024 Bruno Podesser The Josephinium


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