2nd International Congress on Echocardiography
«ECHO of the white nights-2018»

October 4-6, 2018
St. Petersburg, Russia




International Academy of Cardiology
Annual Scientific Sessions 2018 
23rd World Congress on Heart Disease

Dear Friend and Colleague,

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is our great pleasure to invite you to participate in the 2nd International Congress on Echocardiography ("ECHO of the White Nights-2018"), to be held in St. Petersburg, Russia, October 4-6, 2018.

Many distinguished cardiologists and specialists in the field of echocardiography have agreed to join the faculty participating in this Congress. The plenary sessions and symposia will cover lectures and other scientific presentations. A special separate session will be devoted to poster presentations. In addition, workshops and round tables will be organized which will provide education in all practical aspects of echocardiography.

We assure you that the Congress will be a major scientific event and hope you will participate actively by presenting your research and other educational material.
Your interactions with your colleagues from different countries will help stimulate a creative exchange of ideas which could be useful to you personally.
We look forward to your active participation in the International Congress ofEchocardiography in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, St. Petersburg in Russia.

Sincerely yours, 

Navin C. Nanda 
M.D., FISCU(D), D.Sc(Hon), FACC, FAHA 
President, International Society of Cardiovascular Ultrasound 

Asher Kimchi
Co-Medical Director, Preventive and Consultative Heart Center of Excellence, Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute, Los AngelesClinical Professor of Medicine, Cedars- Sinai Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAChairman, International Academy of Cardiology

Maria Prokudina
M.D., Ph.D.
President, International Foundation for Development of Medical Science and Education "Healthy Heart"