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The ESC is governed by an elected board comprising 34 volunteer cardiovascular experts. Our activities are overseen by 22 committees whose activities are delivered by over 2,000 expert cardiology volunteers.

The ESC employs staff to support its professional volunteers in the development, production and management of these activities. This staff is managed by a chief executive officer who reports to the president and management group of the ESC Board.

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Statutes and Annual Reports

Download the ESC statutes and our annual reports.

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Our Institutional Members

The ESC counts 57 National Cardiac Societies which pay a fee and have a vote on our activities.

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Administrative Centres

The ESC has two administrative centres: The European Heart House in Biot, France, and the European Heart Agency in Brussels, Belgium.

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