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French Society of Cardiology

French Society of Cardiology

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

France, FR



 

Purpose of the French Society of Cardiology

  • To develop studies and clinical research
  • To ensure a high quality continuous medical and technical training
  • 4 scientific meetings every year : 3 of them in Paris (March, October and December), one in another French city
  • One annual congress in Paris (in January of each year)
  • To establish guidelines based on the evolution of the different fields in Cardiology

 

Members have free access to the scientific meetings (except for the annual congress), and to the website.

According to their subspecialties, they can apply to one of the 16 working groups of the French Society of Cardiology.

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

Board 2014-16

President    Prof. Jean- Yves Le Heuzey, FESC
General Secretary    Dr. Olivier Piot
Vice-President    Prof. Martine Gilard, FESC
Past President    Prof. Yves Juillière, FESC
Treasurer    Dr. Serge Kownator, FESC


Board Members

Dr Ariel Cohen, FESC
Prof. Christophe Leclercq, FESC
Prof. Jean François Obadia

Key information

Number of Members: 6432
Year of Foundation: 1937
ESC Member since: 1949


ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society

Date

Title

Topic(s)

Upcoming events

  • WORKING GROUP ON PULMONARY CIRCULATION & RIGHT VENTRICULAR FUNCTION

    Friday 14 - Saturday 15 October 2016 (2 Days)

    Sophia Antipolis - France

    Organised by the ESC and the Working Group on Pulmonary Circulation and Right Ventricular Function:  Overview and discussion of the new ESC-ERS Pulmonary Hypertension guidelines.

    In-person
    event

  • European Heart Rhythm Association

    Wednesday 02 November 2016

    Arnhem - Netherlands

    Registration will open in August.

    In-person
    event

  • Wednesday 16 - Saturday 19 November 2016 (4 Days)

    Bordeaux - France

    This course provides an overview of echocardiography in congenital heart disease and aims at improving knowledge of pediatric cardiologist and adult GUCH physicians.

    Scientific programme is endorsed by the ESC Working Group on GUCH.

     

    In-person
    event

  • European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging

    Thursday 17 - Saturday 19 November 2016 (3 Days)

    Sophia-Antipolis - France

    Organised by EACVI: This short course covers the major items of the EACVI core syllabus for nuclear cardiology and provides a grounding in the theoretical and practical aspects of radionuclide imaging techniques in cardiology.

    In-person
    event

  • Wednesday 11 - Saturday 14 January 2017 (4 Days)

    Paris - France

    In-person
    event

  • Thursday 02 - Friday 03 March 2017 (2 Days)

    Paris - France

    Get the last updates on arrhythmias & heart failure session, new anticoagulants (NOAC), new devices and ablation of atrial fibrillation conferences. High level conferences on ventricular arrhythmias, ablation of classical arrhythmias and channelopathies will also be organized

    In-person
    event

  • European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging

    Thursday 23 - Saturday 25 March 2017 (3 Days)

    Sophia-Antipolis - France

    Organised by EACVI: The course is designed for trainees and consultants, either cardiologists or radiologists that want to get certified in CMR by the EACVI. The EACVI certification is the only process worldwide and there is today no other preparatory course.

    In-person
    event

  • European Association of Preventive Cardiology

    Thursday 06 - Saturday 08 April 2017 (3 Days)

    Malaga - Spain

    Join over 1 200 of your peers and leading experts at EuroPrevent 2017, the leading international congress in preventive cardiology. This three day event includes EACPR Master classes.

    Abstract submission and online registration now open!

    In-person
    event

  • Heart Failure Association of the ESC

    Saturday 29April - Tuesday 02 May 2017 (4 Days)

    Paris - France

    Thank you for being with us in Florence for a new record-breaking congress. Slides and videos are now online !

    Save the Date for Heart Failure 2017 : 29 April to 2 May 2017

    In-person
    event

  • Tuesday 16 - Friday 19 May 2017 (4 Days)

    Translate new scientific knowledge into meaningful advances in patient care.

    Step out of your daily work environment, the world is full of physicians similar to you. It is certainly rewarding to take a step back from the day-to-day grind and to share and debate your ideas.

    In-person
    event

  • European Society of Cardiology

    Saturday 26 - Wednesday 30 August 2017 (5 Days)

    Barcelona - Spain

    In-person
    event