AfricaPCR 2017

A Course By and For the African cardiovascular community

A collaborative initiative of PCR, SASCI, SA Heart and PASCAR

AfricaPCR is a collaborative initiative of PCR, SASCI (South African Society of Cardiovascular Intervention), SA Heart (South African Heart Association) and PASCAR (Pan African Society of Cardiology).

Built By and For the African cardiovascular community, the Course addresses needs specific to the Africa region, focusing on issues of special prevalence on the African continent. The AfricaPCR 2017 course edition will take place from 23–25 March 2017 at the Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town, South Africa.

As the latest edition of the Course has come to a close in Cape Town - South Africa, we heartily thank the 435 active participants!

Supported by:

South African Society of Cardiovascular Intervention (SASCI)

South African Heart Association

Panafrican Society of Cardiology


AfricaPCR 2017 offers a unique opportunity for the interventional cardiovascular community in the Africa region to share knowledge, experience and practice in cardiovascular intervention. This edition of AfricaPCR will be held in Cape Town, South Africa.

AfricaPCR 2017

Message from the Course Directors!

"Greetings! We are proud and excited to announce that AfricaPCR 2017 – the unique course by and for the Interventional community in Africa - will be held in Cape Town, South Africa during 23-25 March next year.
Once again the course promises to facilitate transfer of skills and knowledge in a forum that takes into consideration our diverse cultures and pathologies and the unique challenges of our regional circumstances."

- Farrel Hellig, Mpiko Ntsekhe and William Wijns

About AfricaPCR

AfricaPCR is a collaborative initiative of:

Course Directors 2017

Consult the Course Directors for 2017

Scientific Programme

You can now discover the sessions that were part of this year's Scientific Programme. Read the full version or get an overview from the Programme at a Glance

Course structure

The course structure is now available.

LIVE Centres

AfricaPCR 2017 LIVE centres

We are please to announce the Live Centre for AfricaPCR 2017.

Following the newly developed 'How Should I Treat' format, AfricaPCR will for the first time include Live Cases incorporated into the main programme.  

Registrations closed!

Participants of AfricaPCR 2017 were entitled to:

  • Attend all scientific sessions (subject to room’s capacity)
  • Access the exhibition area
  • Enjoy the buffets and coffee breaks

Group and Individual Registrations were available, find out more about the Registration fees


AfricaPCR was held in Cape Town, South Africa, at the Century City Conference Centre, on 23-25 March 2017.

Call for submissions

Call for Clinical cases are now closed (deadline: 04 November 2016)

Thank you for your submissions.

Submissions under one of the following categories were possible:

  • Coronary Interventions
  • Interventions for Valvular Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Peripheral Interventions
  • Interventions for Hypertension
  • Stroke


Course Photos:

Get a glimpse of the 2017 edition of Africa PCR!

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How to get in touch?

Telephone: +27 (0)11 325 0020

For other enquiries, please consult the complete Contact list or use the online form to Contact us

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