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Czech Society of Cardiology

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

Czech Republic, CZ


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

Board 2015-2019

President: Prof. M. Taborsky, FESC

Past-President: Prof. P. Widimsky, FESC

Scientific Secretary: Prof. A. Linhart, FESC

Treasurer: Prof. P. Ostadal, FESC

Key information

Number of members: 2438

Year of Foundation: 1929

ESC Member since: 1993

Czech Society of Cardiology Guidelines

All guidelines are available from the Czech Society of Cardiology website


Cor et Vasa, is the official journal of the Czech Society of Cardiology. Its first publication was in 1957. Publisher: Medical Tribune CZ. The language of the journal is Czech only. Published monthly with a print run of 2500 copies, the journal includes original articles. The on-line journal edition, with free access, features an electronic submission system. The journal is recorded in Embase and Scopus.
For further information, please contact the editorial secretary: Jirina Kaderavkova, email.

A newsletter, "Kardio", is included with the Journal Cor et Vasa, as an information supplement.

Working Groups

  • Electrophysiology and Cardiac Pacing
  • Echocardiography
  • Valvular and Congenital Heart Disease in Adult
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy
  • Cardiovascular Rehabilitation
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • General Cardiologists
  • Heart Failure
  • Acute Cardiology
  • Pulmonary Circulation
  • Nursing

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society




Upcoming events

  • Saturday 25 - Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)
    25/08/2018 00:00 29/08/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2018 European Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
    Munich - Germany
  • Thursday 02 - Saturday 04 May 2019 (3 Days)
    02/05/2019 00:00 04/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroCMR 2019 Munich - Germany European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Venice - Lido VE - Italy
  • Saturday 31 August - Wednesday 04 September 2019 (5 Days)
    31/08/2019 00:00 04/09/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2019 Venice - Lido VE - Italy true DD/MM/YYYY
    Paris - France