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Cyprus Society of Cardiology

The Cyprus Society of Cardiology is a member of the European Society of Cardiology

Cyprus, CY


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

Board 2016-2018

President    Dr George M. Georgiou, FESC
Vice-President    Dr Marios Ioannides
Secretary    Dr Kyriakos Yiangou, FESC
Assistant Secretary    Dr Hera Heracleous - Moustra
Past President    Dr Loizos Antoniades
Treasurer    Dr Theodoros Christodoulides
Board Members    
Dr Constantinos Makrides, FESC
Dr Joseph Moutiris
Dr Sotiris Attipas

Key information

Number of Members: 159
Year of Foundation: 1977
ESC Member since: 1980


The first issue of Kardia Cyprus Heart Journal was published in 2008. The journal includes original work by CSC members and is planned to be published every 6 months. 

For more information contact the editorial office:

The first issue of Kardia Cyprus Heart Journal was published in 2008. The journal includes original work by CSC members and is planned to be published every 6 months. For more information contact the editorial office:

Dr Loizoa Antoniades
8 Romanou  Likavitos
1070  Nicosia Cyprus

or send an email to the secretariat of the Cyprus Society of Cardiology

Main activities

Regular, 2-yearly International Cardiology Meeting since 1979 with the participation of leading cardiologists from Europe and the United States. 
In association with the Hellenic Cardiology Society, regular 2-yearly Cypro-Hellenic Cardiology Meeting since 1994. Regular, monthly scientific meetings for members. Over 15 scientific meetings/lectures are held every year either by the Society or under its auspices.

Participation in Research Programs

The CSC is actively involved in European proceedings, participating in multicenter studies and European programs since 2000.  In 2007 the CSC took part in the EuroAspire III study, which aimed at identifying the targets for secondary prevention are met in patients with coronary artery disease as well as if preventive screening has been undertaking in their families.

Participation in International Meetings

Many of its members post abstracts for the annual European, Pan-Hellenic and other International Cardiology Meetings.

Working Groups

Working Group on Echocardiography
President: Dr Evagoras Economides  
Vice - President: Dr Andreas Christodoulou
Secretary: Dr Krikor Simamonian  

Working Group on Electrophysiology and Cardiac Pacing
President: Dr Elias Papasavvas  
Vice - President: Dr Pantelis Kourtellaris  
Secretary: Dr Andreas Tryfona  

Working Group on Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation
President: Dr Marios Lemoniatis  
Vice - President: Dr Lambros Kypris  
Secretary: Dr Pieros Georgiou

Working Group on Interventional Cardiology
President: Dr Themis Komodromos   
Vice - President: Dr Christos Eftychiou
Secretary: Dr Nicos Eteocleous

Working Group on Congenital Heart Disease
President: Dr Argyrides Kythreotis  
Vice - President: Dr Antonis Joseph  
Secretary: Dr Ourania Hadjisavva  

Working Group on Cardiovascular Surgery
President: Dr Marios Tanos  
Vice - President: Dr George P. Georgiou   
Secretary: Dr Chrysostomos Kokkinos  

Working Group on Heart Failure
President: Dr Vassilis Barberis   
Vice - President: Dr Theodoros Christodoulides   
Secretary: Dr.Tatiana Michaelidou
Working Group on Myocardial, Pericardial and Inherited Cardiovascular diseases
President: Dr Hera Heracleous-Moustra  
Vice - President: Dr Loizos Antoniades  
Secretary: Dr Georgia Daniel

Upcoming events