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German Cardiac Society

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

Germany, DE



 

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

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Board 2019-2021

President: Prof. A. M. Zeiher

Past-President: Prof. H. A. Katus, FESC

President-Elect: Prof. S. Baldus

Secretary: Prof. K. Werdan

Treasurer: Prof. Peter Fröhlich

Key Information

Number of members: 10436

Year of Foundation: 1927

ESC Member since: 1952

Journals

Basic Research in Cardiology  is an official journal of the German Cardiac Society. Language: English. Six issues per year (every other month).

Clinical Research in Cardiology is an official journal of the German Cardiac Society. Language: English. Published monthly.

Der Kardiologe is an official journal of the German Cardiac Society. Language: German. Six issues per year (every other month)

Herzschrittmachertherapie und Elektrophysiologie. Language: German. Four issues per year

For all the above journals, detailed information is available online (contact details, submission of articles, subscripton, online access, etc)

Cardio News, and its supplement 'Cardio compact': 10 issues per year, in German. Print and online versions are available. (NB: Cardio News is not an official journal of the German Cardiac Society)

Working Groups

 

Information concerning the chairs: http://dgk.org/ueber-uns/arbeitsgruppen/


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Upcoming events

  • Wednesday 15 - Saturday 18 April 2020 (4 Days)
    15/04/2020 00:00 18/04/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris 86th Annual Congress of the German Cardiac Society kongress@dgk.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    Mannheim - Germany

    The annual congress of the German Cardiac Society was cancelled due to the Covid-19 epidemic.

  • Sunday 28 June 2020
    28/06/2020 00:00 28/06/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI/EACTA Transoesophageal Echocardiography Certification Exam (TOE)

    The next EACVI/EACTA exam in TOE will take place during the 32nd EACTA Annual Congress 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

    Registration will open approximately 3 months before the exam.

    Mannheim - Germany European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Leipzig - Germany

    The registration period will open three months prior to the exam date.

  • Thursday 15 - Saturday 17 October 2020 (3 Days)
    15/10/2020 13:00 17/10/2020 13:00 Europe/Paris Cardiovascular Development Meeting 2020

    This official meeting of the ESC Working Group on Development, Anatomy & Pathology.

     

    Leipzig - Germany ESC Working Group on Development, Anatomy & Pathology contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Working Group on Development, Anatomy & Pathology
    Bad Nauheim - Germany

    This official meeting of the ESC Working Group on Development, Anatomy & Pathology.