The Competence Network
The Competence Network for Congenital Heart Defects is a non-profit association to promote science and research in the field of congenital heart disease. Scientists actively engaging in the Competence Network’s research, as well as legal persons, can apply for full membership in the Competence Network for Congenital Heart Defects.
General Assembly and Statutes
Each full member has one vote in the General Assembly. Associated members and sustaining members, on the other hand, are not eligible to vote. The responsibilities of the General Assembly include, among others, the election of a chairperson, the approval of the actions of the Executive Board, the election of six of the Steering Committee’s members, revisions to the statutes and defining the membership fees. Read more in the association’s statutes, which is available for download on this page.