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Spanish Society of Cardiology

Spanish Society of Cardiology

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

Spain, ES



 

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

Board

President: Dr A. Iniguez Romo, FESC
President Elect:  Dr M. Anguita Sanchez, FESC
Past President: Dr J. R. Gonzalez-Juanatey, FESC
General Secretary: Dr I. Fernandez Lozano, FESC
Treasurer: Dr R. Hidalgo Urbano

Key information

Number of Members:  4446
Year of Foundation: 1944
ESC Member since: 1965

Our objectives

  • Raising the level of knowledge concerning the heart and the circulatory system, 
  • Advancing the prevention of cardiovascular diseases,
  • Improving survival and quality of life of the patients.

 

The members of the Society are cardiologist or other professionals involved with heart disease.
The CME program includes once a month seminary at the Heart House.
The Working Groups are directly related to the Vice-president although they have "autonomy" in programming their annual meeting.
Their Committee members are elected among the SEC members every 3 years.

The Spanish Heart Foundation (Fundación Española del Corazón) helps to prevent cardiovascular diseases through educational programmes, fund raising to stimulate cardiovascular investigation and to promote the rehabilitation of cardiovascular patients.

Spanish Society of Cardiology Guidelines

All guidelines are available from the Spanish Society of Cardiology website.

National Registries

Continuing Medical Education

    • On-line Courses
    • Spanish Heart House Courses

Journals

Revista Española de Cardiologia is an international, peer review journal, dedicated to cardiovascular diseases. The journal has an IF of 3.342 (2013) and provides free online full-text access (HTML and PDF) to the English and Spanish electronic editions through PubMed and also though its website with is available in English and in Spanish

Original manuscripts can be submitted both in English and Spanish using a dedicated online submission system.     

Revista Española de Cardiologia  is the official journal of the Sociedad Española de Cardiología and it was first published in 1947. For further information, please contact the Editorial Secretariat here


ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society

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Upcoming Events

  • Thursday 26 - Friday 27 January 2017 (2 Days)

    Barcelona - Spain

    As part of the scientific committee and program, the Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease is happy to announce the endorsment of the fifth edition of the EuroValve Congress.

    Aiming to promote optimal management of patients with valve disease, the congress addresses imagers, clinical cardiologists, interventionists and cardiac surgeons.

    This 2017 edition will take place in the historic center of Barcelona, at The Crowne Plaza, and will feature several symposia, controversies and round tables with expert’s panel.

    In-person
    event

  • Thursday 26 - Friday 27 January 2017 (2 Days)

    Barcelona - Spain

    All you need to know on valvular heart disease, from genetics to surgery, from epidemiology to transcatheter valve replacement, from echocardiography, to new imaging techniques.

    In-person
    event

  • Thursday 26 - Friday 27 January 2017 (2 Days)

    Barcelona - Spain

    As you know, valvular heart disease is getting more and more frequent and now represents one of the most frequent heart diseases.
    Incredible advances have occurred in the last few years about valves diseases, concerning both their evaluation and their management.
    This year again we always intend to favour more interactivity and discussions, especially thanks to several symposia, industry symposia, controversies and round tables with expert’s panel

    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 EAPC Master classes.

    Abstract submission and online registration now open!

    In-person
    event

  • European Society of Cardiology

    Saturday 26 - Wednesday 30 August 2017 (5 Days)

    Barcelona - Spain

    Spotlight 2017: 40 Years of PCI

    In-person
    event

  • European Society of Cardiology

    Saturday 25 - Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)

    Munich - Germany

    In-person
    event