DCAcademy Summer Meeting 2023

Info about event


Thursday 15 June 2023, at 09:00 - Saturday 17 June 2023, at 15:00


Storebælt Sinatur & Konference, Nyborg


DCAcademy: Xenia Kessler: xk@biomed.au.dk

The annual DCAcademy Summer Meeting is a great opportunity to meet top experts within most aspects of cardiovascular research. This year’s summer meeting offers a programme with clinical, pre-clinical and basic research sessions with the aim of creating a translational perspective on novel developments within cardiovascular research. The programme further includes a poster session, workshops aimed at younger researchers, as well as keynote talks by leading cardiovascular researchers.


Topics include:

  • Heart failure: plenary and parallel session on using animal models, research in biomarkers, clinical trials, epidemiological studies and more
  • Rehabilitation and prevention
  • Big data and data science: Novel developments in cardiac devices
  • Scientific entrepreneurship
  • A panel debate discussing the major cardiovascular challenges we may face the next 20 years

Join the meeting and:

  • Stay updated on recent developments in cardiovascular research
  • Present your research to your fellow peers
  • Choose between basic, pre-clinical and clinical sessions
  • Reconnect with colleagues and peers and expand your network


  • 15th of June: Aimed at research year students, PhD students and postdoctoral fellows. Senior PI’s and researchers are welcome from 5 p.m.
  • 16th – 17th of June: the meeting is open to all.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Ann Bovin, Consultant Cardiologist, Sygehus Lillebælt (DK)
  • Ann-Dorte Olsen Zwisler, Professor, OUH (DK)
  • Christian Hassager, Professor, UCPH (DK)
  • Dimitrios Tsiantoula, Dr.Med, Research Group Leader MedUni Wien (AT)
  • Eva Prescott, Professor, Bispebjerg University Hospital (DK)
  • Hanne Kruuse Rasmusen, Chief Physicial, Bispebjerg-Frederiksberg University Hospital (DK)
  • Lars Køber, Professor, UCPH (DK)
  • Lisette Okkels, Professor, OUH (DK)
  • Morten Bækgaard Thomsen, Assoc. Professor, UCPH (DK)
  • Per Lav Madsen, Professor, UCPH (DK)
  • Peter Søgaard, Professor, AAUH (DK)
  • Redouane Aherrahrou, Postdoc, University of Virginia (US)

Venue: Storebælt, Sinatur Hotel & Konference, Østerøvej 121, 5800 Nyborg

Price: Free of charge (no show fee DKK 1.000)

NOTE: It is mandatory for early career researchers (Research year, and PhD-students) and optionalt for Postdoc´s to upload an abstract and to present their research during the meeting.