Dear Friends and Colleagues,
On behalf of the Heart Association of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King, it is our pleasure to invite you to the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology 2013 Congress (19th APCC or APSC 2013) which will take place between the 21st and 24th of February, 2013.
The venue will be the Pattaya Exhibition & Convention Hall (PEACH), a world-class multipurpose award-winning convention facility under the flagship of the Royal Cliff Hotels Group, providing complete versatility and flexibility for APSC 2013.
The biennial APSC has gained the distinction of having metamorphosed into the largest continental component of the World Heart Federation, facilitating discussion of current issues and technological challenges faced by cardiology specialists.
Themed "Towards Excellence and Wisdom in Cardiovascular Care: Asia Pacific's Commitment to the Art & Science of Medicine" the APSC 2013 aims to bring together the best minds in the field of Cardiology to share and exchange their views, knowledge, and expertise.
The Scientific Program of APSC 2013 will cover a wide-range of issues including considerable advances in recent years, especially in the areas of molecular medicine, genomic and cell therapy, development of new diagnostic and screening tools, including biochemical markers and cardiac imaging modalities, new drugs and devices using state-of-the-art bioengineering techniques, and a phenomenal amount of data on the results of uncountable numbers clinical trials in cardiovascular diseases management, in which many of them created a significant controversy. We guarantee that you will find this conference riveting and informative.
Pattaya, one of most modern cities in Thailand, is blessed not only with the best meeting facilities but also has exciting attractions to offer; prestige beaches, family oriented facilities, varied shopping opportunities and etc. We are sure that you will enjoy your stay in Pattaya apart from gaining knowledge and innovation from the congress.
We would like to encourage you to participate in this most prestigious event. It is only with your contribution that we can ensure the successful of APSC 2013.
Thank you very much and we look forward to welcoming you in Pattaya, Thailand for APSC 2013.
Prasart Laothavorn, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Chair, APSC 2013 congress