49th Annual Scientific Meeting of the
European Society for Clinical Investigation Cluj-Napoca, Romania
27 – 30 May 2015

Congress venue: Grand Hotel Napoca, Cluj-Napoca

Programme at-a-glance


I Opening Session

  • Wednesday 27 May, 17.30 – 18.30 hrs.
    Meet the EJCI Editor-in-Chief: John Ioannidis
  • Wednesday 27 May, 19.00 – 21.30 hrs.
    Opening Ceremony & Standing Dinner

II Plenary Sessions

III Workshops

  1. Cardiovascular disease and inflammationflyer
    Organizers: Hendrik Nathoe (Utrecht, the Netherlands), Fabrizio Montecucco (Geneva, Switzerland) and Dan Radulescu (Cluj, Romania)
  2. Metabolic disease and lifestyle
    Organizers: Piero Portincasa (Bari, Italy) and Dan Dumitrascu
    (Cluj-Napoca, Romania)
  3. Mitochondrial Research: From Organelle to Patientflyer
    Organizers: Paulo J. Oliveira (Coimbra, Portugal), Mariusz
    Wieckowski (Warsaw, Poland), Carlos Palmeira (Coimbra, Portugal) and
    Danina Muntean (Timisoara, Romania)
  4. Neurogastroenterology (NeurogastRO 2015)
    Organizers: Dan Dumitrascu (Cluj, Romania), Vasile Drug (Iasi, Romania)
    and Piero Portincasa (Bari, Italy)
  5. Phagocyte Biology
    Tracking phagocyte function in vivo; Control of non-immune
    homeostasis by phagocytes; Phagocytes during infection and
    therapeutic phagocytes
    Andres Hidalgo, Antonio Castrillo and Eeva Inari-Soininen
    (Madrid, Spain)
  6. Rheumatologyflyer
    Organizers: György Nagy (Budapest, Hungary) and Kris Reedquist
    (Utrecht,the Netherlands)

IV ESCI Master Class on Renal Stones: Metabolic evaluation and surgical updates flyer

Organizers: Jean-Philippe Haymann, Michel Doudon and Olivier Traxer
(Paris, France), Ion Coman and Liviu Ghervan (Cluj, Romania)

V Subspecialty Poster Sessions

i) Cardiology
ii) Gastroenterology
iii) Mitochondrial disease
iv) Neurology and neurobiology
v) Phagocyte Biology
vi) Rheumatology
vii) Other topics: Basic Research
viii) Other topics: Clinical Research

The five best posters will be awarded the “ESCI Poster Award 2015” to the amount of €200 each.

Poster sessions and “Food for mind, Food to taste”: Thursday 28 May 18:00 – 19:30 and Friday 29 May 16:30 – 18:00 hrs.

VI Social Event

On Friday, 29 May 2015, you are invited to a Traditional Romanian dinner with folklore music and dance. For more details and registration, please visit the congress website.