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Korean Society of Cardiology

The Korean Society of Cardiology is an affiliated member of the European Society of Cardiology

Korea (Republic of), KR

Structure 2021

Chairperson: Dr. Tae Hoon Ahn

President and CEO: Dr. Hyo-Soo Kim

Secretary General: Dr. Seung-Hyuk Choi

Treasurer: Dr. Tae Ho Park

Scientific Committee: Dr. Hyun-Jae Kang

Publishing Committee: Dr. Sangchol Lee

Research Committee: Dr. Byung Su Yoo

Education and Training Committee: Dr. Hui Nam Pak

International Affairs Committee: Dr. Kyung Woo Park


Number of Members: 1700

Year of foundation: 1957

Year of ESC affiliation: 2008


65th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Korean Society of Cardiology (KSC 2021)

16-18 October 2021

Virtual Conference



Korean Circulation Journal is a professional, peer-reviewed journal covering the broad fields of cardiovascular diseases. It is the official journal of The Korean Society of Cardiology, and is published monthly including an English and Korean journal. Korean Circulation Journal publishes scientific and state-of-the-art clinical articles aimed at improving human health in general and contributing to the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular diseases. The journal covers original articles of basic research and clinical findings, reviews, editorials, case reports, and images in cardiovascular medicine from members of Korean Society of Cardiology and other international cardiovascular societies and provides a forum for sharing information, views, experiences and educational materials in all cardiovascular-related areas. First published in 1971.