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Iranian Heart Association

Iranian Heart Association is an affiliated member of the European Society of Cardiology

Iran (Islamic Republic of), IR


Prof Feridoun Noohi, FESC

Gen. Secretary
Dr H. Tabatabaei

Dr S. Abdi

Dr A.H. Sami Al Dabooni
Dr S. Oraei                    

Number of members: 1540
Year of foundation: 1993
Year of ESC affiliation: 2008


The IHA has 9 Working Groups: 

  1. Interventional cardiology
  2. Electrophysiology
  3. Echocardiography
  4. Pediatric cardiology
  5. Cardiovascular surgery
  6. Nuclear cardiology
  7. Cardiac anesthesiology
  8. Heart failure
  9. Congenital heart disease in adults

The IHA regularly holds domestic and international congresses in collaboration with prestigious foreign academic institutions.



The IHA has published a quarterly journal in English entitled The Iranian Heart Journal for the past 9 years.
The IHA has also published a great number of other publications including educational pamphlets on cardiovascular disease in Farsi.