Lina Badimon, new chair of the Advocacy Committee of the European Society of Cardiology

by Gemma Escarré,

Prof. Lina Badimon, director of the ICCC programme of the Sant Pau Biomedical Research Institute and co-founder of the spin-off Glycardial Diagnostics, has been appointed Chair of the Advocacy Committee and Board Member of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Badimon will hold the position until 2020.

The ESC represents more than 90,000 cardiology professionals around the world and supports the development of policies for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in the European Union, through the European Heart Agency in Brussels.

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