The ESC comprises
- 6 Associations
- 5 Councils
- 16 Working Groups
- 56 National Cardiac Societies
- ESC Fellows and Nurse Fellows
The ESC provides an array of scientific and educational activities, such as the production and continuous updating of Clinical Practice Guidelines, the organisation of educational courses and initiatives, pan-European surveys on specific disease areas.
It also organises the ESC Congress, the world's largest and most influential cardiology event. The ESC is also proud to hold, in conjunction with its constituent bodies,several subspecialty congresses, which are becoming increasingly popular within the profession.
The ESC also edits and publishes 12 of the world's leading journals on cardiology.