Cardiovascular Research Cluster Bern

Annual Meeting 2024

The Annual Meeting of the Cardiovascular Research Cluster Bern will be held on Wednesday, 24th January 2024. The meeting is planned as an online event (presentations during the day) with a get-together apéro and poster presentations on-site (in the evening, Atrium A Ground Floor, Sitem-Insel. Freiburgstrasse 3, 3010 Bern). 

The aim of this meeting is to provide the opportunity to present results of your research and learn about the projects and activities of your colleagues in the cardiovascular field in Bern.

Sessions will cover the following fields:

  • Acquired Cardiovascular Diseases, Metabolism and Prevention
  • Sex Differences, Development (Aging) and Genetic Bases of Cardiovascular Diseases
  • New Aspects in Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Vascular Disorders
  • Arrhythmias
  • Medical Technologies and Structural Heart Diseases

In addition, we will hold a Roundtable to discuss Artificial vessels and cardiac organoids: will we still need animal experimentation in the future?

Abstract submission: Please use the form below for abstract submission. Abstracts will be used for the selection of short oral presentations and / or poster presentations. There will be prize competitions for early career investigators. The deadline for abstract submissions is extended until the 30th October 2023 (by email to

CVRC Abstract Submission Form


Participation in the meeting is free of charge, but for organisational reasons registration is required for all participants. Registration deadline is January 8, 2024. Please, register here.


Please see here the preliminary programme of the meeting.