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Philippine Heart Association

The Philippine Heart Association is an affiliated member of the European Society of Cardiology.

Philippines, PH


Structure 2023-2024

President: Dr. Ronald E. Cuyco

Vice President: Dr. Rodney M. Jimenez

Secretary: Dr. Walid A. Amil

Treasurer: Aurora Muriel S. Gamponia

Past President: Dr. Jude Erric L. Cinco


Number of Members: 1924

Year of Foundation: 1952

Year of ESC affiliation: 2015



A biennial publication, the Philippine Journal of Cardiology is a treasure trove of scientific research and case studies authored by noted clinician-researcher-writer PHA members. Initially entitled the Philippine Heart Journal in 1953, it was renamed as PJC in 1972.

The ever-evolving bi-monthly PHA Heart NewsBriefs is a lay-friendly news magazine that is widely circulated among the PHA members and their non-medical allies, such as the pharmaceutical industry, media sectors and the like.