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Czech Society of Cardiology

Czech Society of Cardiology

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

Czech Republic, CZ

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

Board 2015-2019

President: Prof. M. Taborsky, FESC
Past-President: Prof. P. Widimsky, FESC
Scientific Secretary: Prof. A. Linhart, FESC
Treasurer: Prof. P. Ostadal, FESC

Key information

Number of members: 2323
Year of Foundation: 1929
ESC Member since: 1993

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 Final programme



  • 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



National Cardiac Journals

Czech Society of Cardiology Guidelines :

All guidelines are available from the Czech Society of Cardiology website


Cor et Vasa, is the official journal of the Czech Society of Cardiology. Its first publication was in 1957. Publisher: Medical Tribune CZ. The language of the journal is Czech only. Published monthly with a print run of 2500 copies, the journal includes original articles. The on-line journal edition, with free access, features an electronic submission system. The journal is recorded in Embase and Scopus.
For further information, please contact the editorial secretary: Jirina Kaderavkova, email.

A newsletter, "Kardio", is included with the Journal Cor et Vasa, as an information supplement.


ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society




Activities of your Cardiac Society

Working Groups:

  • Electrophysiology and Cardiac Pacing
  • Echocardiography
  • Valvular and Congenital Heart Disease in Adult
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy
  • Cardiovascular Rehabilitation
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • General Cardiologists
  • Heart Failure
  • Acute Cardiology
  • Pulmonary Circulation
  • Nursing

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