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Colombian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery

The Colombian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery is an affiliated member of the European Society of Cardiology

Colombia, CO




Structure 2018-2020

President: Dr Adalberto Quintero Baiz

Vice-President: Dr Jaime Alberto Rodriguez Plazas

Secretary: Dr Jannes Jose Buelvas Herazo

Treasurer: Dr Solon Navarrete Hurtado

Past President: Dr Enrique Melgarejo Rojas

Fiscal: Dr.Julio Emiro Perez Perez

Presidente Electo Periodo 2020-2022: Dr. Fernan del Cristo Mendoza Beltran

 

Number of Members: 711   

Year of Foundation: 1943

Year of ESC affiliation: 2010

Mission

  • To propose aspects related to public policies in the matter of health and cardiovascular education
  • To promote the development of prevention and research in the area of cardiovascular disease in the Colombian society.
  • To construct an organisation of professionals witin the area of cardiovascular disease, by means of continued education, using all the tools available and ensuring the process of certification for professionals
  • To be recognised nationally and internationally in continued medical education in the cardiovascular area as a high quality organisation.
  • To participate in the design and modification of national policies.

Publications

The Editor-in-Chief of the Revista Colombiana de Cardiologia  is Dr Jorge León Galindo. Click here to find an overview of other publications by the Colombian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery