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Professor Franco Cecchi

University of Florence, Florence (Italy)

PERSONAL INFORMATION Place and date of birth March 1st 1950 Office Address: Via Iacopo Nardi 30 50132 Firenze ITALY Mobile: 0039 3358385339 E-mail: francocecchi337@gmail.com EDUCATION 1968 – 74 M.D. Medical School University of Florence (magna cum laude) 1974 – 77 Cardiovascular diseases Postgraduate School University of Florence (magna cum laude) TRAINING IN FOREIGN INSTITUTIONS 1980 Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hosp, LONDON (GB) for Cardiomyopathies 1987 Cardiology Branch of The Heart, Blood and Lung Institute (NHBLI) of NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH (NIH), Bethesda, Md, USA, for “Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy” 1991 Hospital for Sick Children, at Great Ormond Street for Congenital heart diseases and St. George’s Medical School , LONDON (GB) for “Hypert

Risk stratification for sudden cardiac death in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Event: ESC Congress 2023

Topic: Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD)

Session: How to evaluate risk of sudden cardiac death in inherited arrhythmia syndromes



Event: ESC Congress 2020

Topic: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Session: Hot Line EXPLORER-HCM


Recommended approach to the assessment and treatment of symptoms.

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2014

Topic: Cardiomyopathies

Session: ESC Guidelines on diagnosis and management of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy


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