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SASCI Submission on the Medical Scheme Amendment Bill 2018

  • 2018 September, 21 | SASCI Submission on the Medical Scheme Amendment Bill 2018 | Category: Events, ISCAP, SASCI

Please click on the link below to download the submission made to Dr Anban Pillay, Deputy Director-General: The Medical Scheme Amendment Bill

This were prepared in consultation with Elsabe Klinck and Associates.

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SASCI Submission on National Health Insurance 2018

  • 2018 September, 21 | SASCI Submission on National Health Insurance 2018 | Category: Events, ISCAP, SASCI

Please click on the link below to download the submission made to Dr Anban Pillay, Deputy Director-General: National Health Insurance pertaining the NHI

This were prepared in consultation with Elsabe Klinck and Associates.

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SCAI Fall Fellows Course 2017 - Feedback Report

  • 2018 June, 26 | SCAI Fall Fellows Course 2017 - Feedback Report

SCAI Fall Fellows Course 2017 - Feedback Report

For the past 7 years, SASCI with unconditional support from Boston Scientific and SCAI was able to sponsor four senior South African Fellows in interventional cardiology to attend the annual Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) Fall Fellows Workshop.

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Call for Nomination - Boston Scientific RC Fraser International Fellowship in Cardiovascular Interve

  • 2018 May, 16 | Call for Nomination - Boston Scientific RC Fraser International Fellowship in Cardiovascular Intervention for 2018 | Category: Events, ISCAP, SASCI

Call for Nomination - Boston Scientific RC Fraser International Fellowship in Cardiovascular Intervention for 2018

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19th Annual SA Heart Congress 2018

  • 2018 April, 20 | 19th Annual SA Heart Congress 2018

19th Annual SA Heart Congress 2018
4-7 October 2018
What does the future hold?

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SASCI Visiting Professor Program 2018 – Final Word from world renowned Prof David R Holmes

  • 2018 March, 23 | SASCI Visiting Professor Program 2018 – Final Word from world renowned Prof David R Holmes | Category: SASCI

The SASCI VPP 2018 concluded at the SASCI Annual Fellows Workshop and AfricaPCR 2018. Prof Holmes contributed to both programs providing the South African Cardiology community with world-class lectures, discussions and debates.

The saying “time flies when you’re having fun” became a reality to SASCI when we realized it was time to say goodbye to our 2018 Visiting Professor after an intensive and exciting two-month journey. Herewith the final words from Prof Holmes and his wife, Virginia:

“How does one begin to bring closure to a two-month window, a two-month extra-ordinary experience and adventure which has been visited on us and which we in turn have visited?  A series of visual images of an amazing landscape of an astounding environment; a series of emotional images of an amazing landscape of people and patients; a series of profound images of a landscape of medical care with all its complexity, opportunities and challenges; a visual and mental image of what could be and what should be.”

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