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Professor Isabelle C Van Gelder

University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen (Netherlands (The))

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology
European Heart Rythm Association

Isabelle C. Van Gelder obtained her MD PhD in Groningen, the Netherlands. Since 1995 she is working as cardiologist at the University Medical Center Groningen. Since 2006 she is Professor of Cardiology at the University of Groningen. She is incoming treasure of EHRA 2022-2024. She was awarded with the ESC silver medal for her work in Clinical Cardiology and gave the ESC 2019 René Laënnec lecture. She is PI of >20 trials including RACE trials and STEEER AF. She is Task Force member of the ESC AF 2020 Guidelines and Associate Editor of Europace and Heart. Her research focuses on understanding the susceptibility to AF and it adverse outcomes including AF progression. It explores novel management strategies to prevent adverse outcomes with a focus on cardiovascular risk management.

Latest science update

Event: EHRA 2022

Topic: Arrhythmias, General

Session type: Symposium

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Prolonged rhythm monitoring is not enough for stroke prevention - the need for qualified judgement

Event: EHRA 2022

Topic: Stroke Prevention

Session type: Symposium

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Implementing trials in clinical practice

Event: EHRA 2022

Topic: Clinical

Session type: Symposium

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Inaugural session and Honorary Lectures

Event: EHRA 2022

Topic: European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)

Session type: Special Event

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Optimising oral anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation patients undergoing cardiac interventions in 2021: From evidence to practice

Event: ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Atrial Fibrillation (AF)

Session type: Satellite Symposium

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Hot Line - DECAAF II

Event: ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Catheter Ablation of Arrhythmias

Session type: Hot Line

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How to handle bleeding in patients on oral anticoagulation

Event: ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy

Session type: Cardiology Toolbox

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Hot Line - SMART-MI

Event: ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD)

Session type: Hot Line

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ECG competition

Event: EHRA 2021

Topic: Electrocardiography (ECG)

Session type: Special Session

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The year in cardiovascular medicine

Event: EHRA 2021

Topic: Arrhythmias, General

Session type: Symposium

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