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Croatian Cardiac Society

The Croatian Cardiac Society is a member of the European Society of Cardiology

Croatia, HR


As a member of the Croatian Cardiac Society, you are automatically a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the ESC Community.



President: Prof. D. Milicic, FESC

Secretary: Dr. D. Planinc, FESC

Vice President: Prof. M. Bergovec, FESC

Past President: Prof. S. Mihatov, FESC

Treasurer: Dr. E. Margetic

Key information

Number of Members:  523

Year of Foundation: 1992

ESC Member since: 1992


Cardiologia Croatica (formerly "Kardio List") is the official journal of the Croatian Cardiac Society, first published in May 2006. The journal is full text open-access, available simultaneously in both Croatian and English, in a paper as well as an electronic version, since January 2008. The journal is published monthly/bimonthly and indexed in the National and University Library Catalogue (Zagreb), HINARI (World Health Organization), EMCare, Index Copernicus Journal Master List, EBSCO and DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals).

Editorial secretariat contact, please email Dr. Mario Ivanusa or Prof. Davor Milicic.

Working Groups

  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Electrostimulation and electrophysiology
  • Arrhythmias
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiography, Holter monitoring and Exercise Testing
  • Education
  • Epidemiology and Prevention
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Arterial Hypertension
  • Guidelines in Cardiology
  • Rehabilitation

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society




Upcoming events

  • Friday 31 March - Saturday 01 April 2023 (2 Days)
    31/03/2023 00:00 01/04/2023 00:00 Europe/Paris CroRhythm true DD/MM/YYYY
    Opatija - Croatia

    Don't miss the 2 EHRA joint sessions with Katarzyna Malaczynska-Rajpold, Sime Manola, Ivan Zeljkovic, Ante Anic, Stelios Tzeis and Daniel Scherr

  • Friday 16 - Saturday 17 June 2023 (2 Days)
    16/06/2023 00:00 17/06/2023 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Heart Imagers of Tomorrow (HIT) Summer School Opatija - Croatia European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Zadar - Croatia

    Organised by the EACVI Heart Imagers of Tomorrow Committee and the Working Group on Echocardiography and Imaging Modalities in Cardiology of the Croatian Cardiac Society, this teaching course will focus on imaging and clinical management of patients with valvular heart disease.


  • Friday 25 - Monday 28 August 2023 (4 Days)
    25/08/2023 00:00 28/08/2023 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2023


    Zadar - Croatia European Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
    Amsterdam - Netherlands