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Association of Cardiologists of Bosnia & Herzegovina

The Association of Cardiologists of Bosnia & Herzegovina is a member of the European Society of Cardiology

Bosnia and Herzegovina, BA


As a member of the Association of Cardiologists of Bosnia & Herzegovina, you are automatically a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the ESC Community.



President: Prof. Belma Pojskić, FESC

Past President: Prof. Zumreta Kušljugić, FESC

Vice-president: Prof. Mirsad Selimović, FESC

General Secretary: Dr. Malik Ejubović

Treasurer: Prof. Fahir Baraković

President of the Assembly: Dr. Milan Gluhović, FESC 

Key information

Number of Members: 183

Year of Foundation: 1995

ESC Member since: 1997


Since 2011, the Association of Cardiologists of Bosnia and Herzegovina publishes through the Medicinski Zurnal (Medical Journal) which was launched in 1994. Published every three month by the Institute for Research and Development Clinical Centre University of Sarajevo, in Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian and English, the journal has a free electronic version in English via the Institute's website.
Editor in chief: Sebija Izetbegovic

Since 2019, the Association of Cardiologists of Bosnia and Herzegovina has published the Bosnian Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, in line with Editors Network efforts to improve publishing. It is a continuum of our work towards the ESC's main goal - "to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in Europe". The journal is published in English, Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian.

Editor in chief: Sebija Izetbegovic

Working Groups

  • Valvular heart disease - Prof. Dr. Zumreta Kusljugic
    Arterial hypertension and PAH - Prof. Dr. Sekib Sokolovic
    Cardiovascular imaging - Prof. Dr. Naser Nabil
    Myocardial and pericardial diseases - Prof. Dr. Fahir Baraković
    Grown up congenital heart disease - Prof. Dr. Senka Mesihović-Dinarević
    Acute cardiac care - Prim. Dr. Ibrahim Terzic, Prof. Dr. Mehmed Kulić, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mugdim Bajrić
    Peripheral circulation - Prof. Dr. Mirza Dilić
    Coronary pathophysiology - Assoc. Prof. Dr. Diana Zelenika
    Atherosclerosis - Prof. Dr. Belma Pojskic, Mr scii Dr. Elnur Smajic
    Heart failure - Assoc.Prof. Dr. Lara Hudic Dizdarevic
    Cardiovasular surgery - Prof. Dr. Mujanovic Emir
    Cardiovascular pacing - Dr. Boris Goronja, Prof. Dr. Elmir Jahic

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Upcoming events

  • Friday 30 August - Monday 02 September 2024 (4 Days)
    30/08/2024 00:00 02/09/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2024

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