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Danish Society of Cardiology

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

Denmark, DK


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


Board structure

President: Dr. Henrik Steen Hansen, FESC

Past president: Dr. Lene Holmvang, FESC

Secretary (Medical): Dr. Kristian Altern Ovrehus, FESC

Members of the board

  • Prof. Steen Dalby Kristensen, FESC
  • Prof. Christian Torp-Pedersen
  • Dr. Hanne Søndergaard
  • Dr. Kristina Høegh Vinther
  • Dr. Lia E. Bang
  • Prof. Sam Riadi, FESC
  • Dr. Susette Krohn Therkelsen

Key information

Number of Members: 1347

Year of Foundation: 1960

ESC Member since: 1970

Working Groups

  • Preventive Cardiology, email
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation, email 
  • Pacemakers and ICD, email 
  • Congestive Heart Failure, email 
  • Echocardiography, email 
  • Arrhythmia and Cardiac Electrophysiology, email 
  • Pre-hospital Treatment, email


  • ETP
  • CME
  • Media and Internet
  • Postgraduate Education 


Cardiologisk Forum is the journal of the Danish Society of Cardiology The first publication was in 1995. It is issued 4 times a year, in Danish. Editor in chief: Mikael Sander.

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Upcoming events

  • Thursday 30 April - Saturday 02 May 2020 (3 Days)
    30/04/2020 00:00 02/05/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris Annual Congress of the Danish Society of Cardiology 2020 true DD/MM/YYYY
    Nyborg - Denmark

    Congress cancelled due to the Covid-19 epidemic.

  • Saturday 29 August - Wednesday 02 September 2020 (5 Days)
    29/08/2020 00:00 02/09/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2020 Nyborg - Denmark European Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
    Amsterdam - Netherlands