Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 17 September - 19 September 2019

Registration Information 




September 17–19, 2020

President of the Forum:

Director General of the Almazov National Medical Research Centre

President of the Russian Society of Cardiology

Professor Evgeny V. Shlyakhto

Chair of the Scientific and Organizing Committees:

Head of the Scientific Research Department of Arrhythmology of the Almazov National Medical Research Centre

Vice-President of the Russian Society of Arrhythmology

Professor Dmitry S. Lebedev

Executive Committee:

Elena S. Vasichkina (Saint-Petersburg) Viktoria K. Lebedeva (Saint-Petersburg) Svetlana V. Garkina (Saint-Petersburg) Roman B. Tatarsky (Saint-Petersburg)

Co-Chairs of the Program Committee:

Alexander V. Panfilov (Belgium) Evgeny N. Mikhaylov (Saint-Petersburg)


The Forum will spotlight hot issues and controversies in arrhythmology. Fundamental aspects, diagnostic innovations, along with pharmacological treatment and interventional techniques in the field of cardiac electrophysiology and cardiac pacing will be discussed during the conference.


Clinical and interventional arrhythmology

■ Novel diagnostic approaches in electrophysiology ■ Sudden cardiac death ■ Arrhythmias in heart failure ■ Pharmacotherapy in arrhythmology ■ New mapping and ablation Technologies ■ Implantable antiarrhythmic devices ■ Pediatric cardiology and electrophysiology, hereditary disorders ■ Geriatric arrhythmology ■ Antithrombotic therapy and stroke prevention ■ Sports cardiology and arrhythmology

Fundamental and translational arrhythmology

■ Neurocardiology and neuromodulation ■ Imaging in arrhythmology ■ Clinical and translational studies in electrophysiology ■ Genetic aspects of arrhythmias ■ Molecular and cellular electrophysiology ■ Mathematical modeling in arrhythmology ■ Digital Health: Digital Medicine and Artificial Intelligence


Rules of the submission of Submit your scientific session proposal:

You can submit your proposal for a scientific session / symposium via email: arrhythmia. before February 1, 2020. The duration of a proposed symposium – 1 h 30 min. Please note that after February 1, 2020 applications will not be accepted. All applications will be reviewed by Program Committee experts and may be rejected for any reasons. Submitted scientific sessions may be revised or combined with other applications. The number of scientific sessions submissions is limited. Final Scientific Programme will be available online 30 days before the conference.

Abstract submission rules:

Submit your abstracts via an online platform of the Russian Society of Cardiology before March 1, 2020: Accepted abstracts will be published in the Russian Cardiology Journal, indexed in Scopus, and Russian Science Citation Index. Please note the type of abstract submission: oral / poster / abstract publication. Review the abstract submission rules and guidelines on the Russian Society of Cardiology website:

Young Investigator Award:

The award will be focused on Basic and Clinical Electrophysiology. To apply for the YIA submit a full original paper (see authors guidelines of the Russian Journal of Cardiology) via email: before March 1, 2020. The submission e-mail should be entitled «Young Investigator Award: Arrhythmia Forum », and contain a full length manuscript and a covering letter. Best papers will be included into the Forum scientific program and published in the Russian Journal of Cardiology. The winners will receive valuable prizes.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits:

THE III SAINT-PETERSBURG ARRHYTHMIA FORUM will be submitted to the Russian Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education. Attendance certificates for participants will be provided on-site upon request, in the Registration Area.

OFFICIAL LANGUAGES — Russian, English. Simultaneous translation will be provided during plenary sessions and main symposia. Exhibition: Industry exhibition will be organized during the Forum. Several satellite symposia will be organized. Please contact the Organizing Committee for more detailed information.

Accommodation: The III Saint-Petersburg Arrhythmia Forum will be organized during the White Nights, the most attractive season in Saint-Petersburg. Please be informed that this is the high tourist season during the year and book your hotel room in advance.

Forum venue: The III Saint-Petersburg Arrhythmia Forum will take place in the Congress center of the Almazov National Medical Research Centre (Saint-Petersburg, Akkuratova St., 2). Official website: http//