It’s hard to find words to summarize the history of the Ecuadorian Society of atherosclerosis and endothelium, Scientific Society of very short life but achieved success and recognition in the medical community of Ecuador is required to publish these thoughts.
Born thanks to the great concern of many doctors of the city of Guayaquil, in various specialties, among which are: Internists, Cardiologists, Pediatricians, endocrinologists, radiologists, Clinical Pathologists, bariatric surgeons, nutritionists, geriatricians, to form a serious scientific society and committed to the pursuit of scientific knowledge, and through activities such as conferences, symposia and other forms of power spreading out various scientific developments related to the investigation of the atherosclerotic process, the endothelium, of atherosclerosis, of various cardiovascular risk factors of the different treatments, and the results of all these efforts on behalf of our patients and the general population.
MEDICAL ASSEMBLY who managed born our Scientific Society was held on October 12, 2006 at 20:00 am at the Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil City, with 19 founding members. unanimously the name of ECUADORIAN SOCIETY OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND ENDOTHELIUM was decided, with headquarters in Guayaquil Ecuador. Unanimously accepted the logo created by Dr. Roberto Salas. We have legal life, own headquarters, affiliates aa INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY ATHEROSCLEROSIS.
To date, they have made multiple INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS with the valuable participation as teachers of foreign and domestic Doctors recognized, with massive attendance of Ecuadorian colleagues and trainees. We have been sponsored and supported by the pharmaceutical industry to achieve these goals. Besides the auspices of the University of Guayaquil, Santiago de Guayaquil Catholic University, Holy Spirit University, the College of Physicians of Guayas.
The cheerful and enthusiastic spirit of the founders prevail in the future, and that our Company is the vehicle for the new generations of Ecuadorian doctors stimulate the progress of knowledge in order that our patients increasingly are better treated. I never miss the humanism and solidarity with them.