Cardio-Oncology is now the official journal of ICOSThis partnership will expand and advance the understanding of cardiac complications of cancer treatments by providing ICOS members a platform for publication of original, peer-reviewed articles in the emerging field of study and research in cardio-oncology. Learn more
Last chance to register for the first ICOS Certification Exam in Cardio-Oncology, March 28, 2020, at a reduced rate!
The first exam will be available on March 28 at the ACC conference in Chicago AND it will be available online that same day. The fee for the exam is $150 and you must be a member of ICOS to register for the exam. This certification comes on behalf of the ICOS Scientific and Education Committees. A list of exam topics will be provided in the near future.Learn more
A Growing Network of Cardio-Oncology Providers
Taking Survival To Heart
Eliminate cardiac disease as a barrier to effective cancer therapy in all of our patients being treated or who were previously treated for cancer.
Create a vibrant international society based on research, education and effective collaboration among clinicians and researchers in Cardiology and Oncology. The Society is dedicated to providing safe completion of cancer therapies and lifetime avoidance of preventable cardiovascular complications related to cancer and the treatments that are involved.
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Why does there need to be a focus on CardioOncology?
The complexity of contemporary cancer treatment has risen dramatically and patients are surviving even longer than ever before. As a result, cardiac disease comes to the forefront of long term survivorship.
Why donate time, energy, and money to the cause?
True multidisciplinary approaches to medical care are always valued and have dramatic improvements in overall outcomes.Donate Now
ICOS Board Review Book Now Available
CCON Conference Generates International Participation
The Canadian Cardiac Oncology Network (CCON) models a interdisciplinary approach to preventative and targeted medicine in cardiac oncology
First Cardio-Oncology Society established on the continent of Africa
Over the summer, we are thrilled to,annonce the first Cardio-Oncology Society on the continent of Africa was oragnized.
Cardio-Oncology: New field booms, but awareness lags
Cardio-oncology is expanding, fed by a steadily increasing population of cancer survivors at elevated risk for a range of cardiovascular diseases.
NPR Recognizes Cardio-Oncology as critical new field in recent On Point Podcast
Listen to the end of the program to hear about Cardio-Oncology.
First Issue of JACC: CardioOncology Released
CardioOncology, provides comprehensive new resource to better understand,apply evolving research surrounding the cardiovascular health of cancer patients, survivors.
First Cardio-Oncology Summit in Norway
GCOS sets new attendance record
From a small gathering in 2009 to progressively increasing numbers of 250 in 2016, 320 in 2017, 375 in 2018 to now over 500 in 2019. Interest and global participation continues to climb.
5-FU Cardiotoxicity: Mechanisms and Management Strategies
Cardiovascular disease and cancer are leading contributors to the global disease burden.