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Bulgarian Society of Cardiology

Bulgarian Society of Cardiology

The Bulgarian Society of Cardiology is a member of the European Society of Cardiology

Bulgaria, BG

As a member of the Bulgarian Society of Cardiology you are automatically a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the ESC Community.

Board 2014-2016

President: Assoc. Prof. Vasil Velchev

Past President: Assoc. Prof. Ivo Petrov, FESC

President-Elect: Assoc. Prof. Arman Postadzhiyan, FESC

Scientific Secretary: Assoc. Prof. Maria Tokmakova

Treasurer: Assoc. Prof. Ivan Gruev

Key information

Number of Members: 614

Year of Foundation: 1952

ESC Member since: 1980

Upcoming events

  • European Society of Cardiology

    Saturday 27 - Wednesday 31 August 2016 (5Days)

    Rome - Italy

    Spotlight 2016: 'The Heart Team' highlights the importance of teamwork and interactions between all professionals and specialties involved in managing patients with cardiovascular disease.


    Key figures

    • 5 days of scientific sessions
    • 150 cardiovascular topics
    • 500 experts sessions
    • 11 000 abstracts
    • 30 000 healthcare professionals
    • 140+ countries
    • 180 exhibiting companies


    Registration Scientific Programme & Planner



  • Thursday 06 - Sunday 09 October 2016 (4Days)

    Sofia - Bulgaria


  • European Society of Cardiology

    Saturday 26 - Wednesday 30 August 2017 (5Days)

    Barcelona - Spain

    The world's largest cardiovascular congress with over 500 experts sessions and 11 000 abstracts contributing to global awareness of the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries.

    Abstract submission will be opened online from mid-December to 14 February 2017.

    Meanwhile, consult the scientific resources from ESC Congress 2016.


National Cardiac Journals


"Bulgarian Cardiology" official journal of the Bulgarian Society of Cardiology, publication in Bulgarian, abstracts in Bulgarian and English, 6 issues per year.


ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society





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