The research team of FNUSA-ICRC Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology (ICE) was the first in the Czech Republic to be accredited as a recognized training centers by the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA). “This is a major achievement,” said Guido Caluori, research coordinator of the ICE team, “and it is the first step towards building an EP training center in Brno with internationally recognized standards for both Czech and foreign candidates. It also serves to further put FNUSA-ICRC on the main stage of international cardiovascular research.”
EHRA (European Hearth Rhythm Association) is a branch of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). The mission of the association is improving the quality of life and reducing sudden cardiac death by limiting the impact of heart rhythm disturbances. EHRA has more than 3 500 members from across the world including physicians, arrhythmologists, young electrophysiologists, nurses and other professionals.