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Finnish Cardiac Society

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

Finland, FI


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


Board 2020-2022

President: Dr. M. Niemelä

Past-President: Dr. E. Ryödi

President-Elect: Dr. M. Laine

Secretary:  Dr. K. Kaikkonen

Treasurer: Dr. J. Piuhola

Key information

Number of Members: 843

Year of Foundation: 1967

ESC Member since: 1968

Working Groups

  • Acute Cardiac Care
  • Basic Science
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias and Pacing
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Thrombosis
  • Young Cardiologists


Sydänääni (Heart Sound) is the journal of the Finnish Cardiac Society. The first publication was in 1990. It is issued 4 times a year in Finnish.
Editor in chief: Heidi Lehtola

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Upcoming events

  • Saturday 29 August - Tuesday 01 September 2020 (4 Days)
    29/08/2020 00:00 01/09/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2020 - The Digital Experience European Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
  • Monday 16 - Wednesday 18 November 2020 (3 Days)
    16/11/2020 00:00 18/11/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris Autumn Meeting of the Finnish Cardiac Society 2020 true DD/MM/YYYY
  • Thursday 03 - Saturday 05 June 2021 (3 Days)
    03/06/2021 00:00 05/06/2021 00:00 Europe/Paris 28th Nordic-Baltic Congress of Cardiology Helsinki - Finland true DD/MM/YYYY