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British Cardiovascular Society

The British Cardiovascular Society is a member of the European Society of Cardiology

United Kingdom, GB



 

As a member of the British Cardiovascular Society you are automatically a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the ESC Community.

The British Cardiovascular Society is a charitable organisation involved in education, the setting of clinical standards and research into heart and circulatory diseases. Its membership is principally UK cardiologists but includes cardiac surgeons, other doctors and healthcare professionals.

The British Heart Foundation is a major national charity which plays a leading role in the fight against heart and circulatory disease and is the largest independent founder of heart research in the UK. The Foundation also plays an important role in funding education, both of the public and of health professionals, and in providing life-saving cardiac equipment and support for rehabilitation and patient care.

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Board 2018-2021

President: Prof. Simon Ray, FESC

Past-President: Dr S. Clarke, FESC

Honorary Secretary: Prof. Nick Linker, FESC

Treasurer: Dr David Walker, FESC

Key information

Number of members: 2461

Year of Foundation: 1922

ESC Member since: 1950

Heart is the official journal of the British Cardiovascular Society and has been published since 1939.

Published by BMJ, Heart is an international peer reviewed journal that keeps cardiologists up to date with advances in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease, through 24 issues a year. Topics cover the breadth of cardiovascular disease with special emphasis on valve disease, congenital heart disease, and inherited cardiovascular conditions as well as coronary disease, heart failure, arrhythmias, imaging, epidemiology, global health, genomics and translational science.

Each issue contains original scientific articles with accompanying editorials, reviews of recent advances in clinical and translational cardiovascular science, an extensive EBAC-accredited continuing professional education section (Education in Heart), the Image Challenge series of image-based cases with multiple choice questions, and JournalScan summarizing important papers published in other journals. Fur further information, please visit heart.bmj.co


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Upcoming events

  • Monday 03 - Wednesday 05 June 2019 (3 Days)
    03/06/2019 00:00 05/06/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) Annual Conference 2019 enquiries@bcs.com true DD/MM/YYYY
  • Saturday 31 August - Wednesday 04 September 2019 (5 Days)
    31/08/2019 00:00 04/09/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2019 together with World Congress of Cardiology European Society of Cardiology congress@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
  • Sunday 06 - Wednesday 09 October 2019 (4 Days)
    06/10/2019 00:00 09/10/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris Arrhythmia Alliance-EHRA joint session at HRC 2019 Paris - France contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
  • Sunday 17 - Tuesday 19 November 2019 (3 Days)
    17/11/2019 00:00 19/11/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris PCR London Valves 2019 Birmingham - United Kingdom European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    London - United Kingdom