About ECSF®

The European Cardiology Section Foundation (ECSF®) is a non-profit, charitable Foundation of UEMS Cardiology Section and is based in Cologne/ DE. It supports the efforts of the UEMS in the field of cardiovascular medicine. The purpose of the Foundation is the promotion of science and research, as well as the promotion of education and professional training. The Foundation promotes and undertakes measures that are appropriate to ensure that health care for patients and occupational practice in the field of cardiovascular medicine can be performed on a standardized high level throughout Europe.


ECSF® is the home EBAC (European Board for Accreditation in Cardio­logy) which accredits international education in cardiovascular ­medicine, and promotes the European Diploma General Cardiology ­
(in preparation).


We kindly invite you to become a donator to ECSF® and thereby support our activities.



Prof. Reinhard Griebenow, MD, PhD, FESC
Chairman of the Board