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Professor Joao Morais

Leiria Hospital Centre, Leiria (Portugal)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology
EAPCI

JOAO MORAIS,1954, cardiologist (1988), head of the Cardiology Division of Leiria Hospital Centre (Portugal) since 2001, and professor in Oporto Medical School A particular interest was developed with the field of acute coronary syndromes in special with the topic of reperfusion strategies. Thrombosis and antithrombotics as well as heart failure, are also interest fields Within the last 20 years he was deeply involved with the Portuguese Society of Cardiology ( President 2017-2019) and President of the National Congress (2007). JM is currently member of the Nominating Committee of ESC. He was member of the Committee for Practice Guidelines (2004-8), member of the Nucleus of the Working Group on Thrombosis for more than 10 years ( chair 2016-2018) More than 350 abstracts were presented; 135 manuscripts were published in peer review journals; more than 500 presentations by invitation JM was awarded by the mayor of Leiria by high health services provided to the local community

Heart Failure - The "Big Picture"

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Chronic Heart Failure

Session type: Special Session

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Use of single-pill combinations in patients with dyslipidemia and concomitant diseases.

Event: EuroPrevent 2019

Topic: Risk Factors and Prevention

Session type: Satellite Symposium

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Tailored antiplatelet therapy in PCI

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2017

Topic: PCI - Adjunctive drug therapy

Session type: Meet the Experts

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ESC Grants for Medical Research Innovation

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2017

Topic: Miscellaneous

Session type: Special Session

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Update 2016: STEMI

Event: Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

Topic: ST-elevation myocardial infarction - ACS

Session type: Clinical Cases

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Rationale for addressing symptoms and organ injury in acute heart failure treatment

Event: Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

Topic: Acute Heart Failure

Session type: Satellite Symposium

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Acute venous thrombo-embolism

Event: Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

Topic: Thrombosis / embolism

Session type: Symposium

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Inaugural session

Event: Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

Topic: Miscellaneous

Session type: Special Event

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Risk reduction after acute coronary syndrome

Event: Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

Topic: Risk Stratification

Session type: Symposium

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Reversal of NOACs' effect: when and how?

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2016

Topic: Drug therapy

Session type: Symposium

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