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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 2018-2019

Chairperson: You Ho Kim

President and CEO: Kee Sik Kim

Secretary General: Seok Min Kang

Treasurer: Dong-Soo Kim

Scientific Committee: Hyeon-Cheol Gwon

Publishing Committee: Youngkeun Ahn

Research Committee: Jang Ho Bae

Education and Training Committee: Seung-Woon Rha

Publicity Committee: Geu-Ru Hong

International Affairs Committee: Jae-Kwan Song


Number of Members: 1504

Year of foundation: 1957

Year of ESC affiliation: 2008

Annual congress

61st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Korean Society of Cardiology (KSC 2019)

October 2019




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.