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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.

Board 2017-2019

President: Prof. H. A. Katus, FESC

Past-President: Prof. C. W. Hamm, FESC

Secretary: Prof. K. Werdan

Treasurer: Peter Fröhlich

Key Information

Number of members: 10115

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 on-line (contact details, submission of articles, subscripton, on-line 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/


ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society

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Upcoming events

  • Wednesday 05 - Saturday 08 December 2018 (4 Days)
    05/12/2018 00:00 08/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroEcho-Imaging 2018 European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging euroecho@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Thursday 06 December 2018
    06/12/2018 00:00 06/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Transthoracic Echocardiography Certification Exam (TTE) - EuroEcho-Imaging

    The next TTE certification exam will be held during EuroEcho-Imaging Congress on Thursday 8 December 2016 in Leipzig, Germany.

    Registration will open approximately 3 months before the exam.

    Milan - Italy European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Friday 07 December 2018
    07/12/2018 00:00 07/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI/AEPC Congenital Heart Disease Echocardiography (Echo CHD) - EuroEcho-Imaging

    The next EACVI/AEPC exam in CHD will be held during EuroEcho-Imaging Congress 2016 on Friday 9 December 2016 in Leipzig, Germany.

    Registration will open approximately 3 months before the exam.

    Milan - Italy European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Monday 10 December 2018
    10/12/2018 00:00 10/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris Procedural training course on Atrial Fibrillation - from bench to EP lab and from Stroke to Heart Failure Milan - Italy European Heart Rhythm Association contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Heart Rhythm Association
  • Friday 25 - Saturday 26 January 2019 (2 Days)
    25/01/2019 00:00 26/01/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Heart & Stroke 2019 Berlin - Germany ESC Council on Stroke contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Council on Stroke
    Berlin - Germany
  • Sunday 17 - Monday 18 March 2019 (2 Days)
    17/03/2019 00:00 18/03/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris 43rd EWGCCE Meeting

    EWGCCE Annual Meeting is the combination of the best lectures given by renowned international experts and an incredible friendly and stimulating spirit.

    The 40th edition will take place on 02-04 September 2016, at the University of Glasgow, Kelvin Gallery, United Kingdom.

    Berlin - Germany ESC Working Group on Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Working Group on Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology
    Lisbon - Portugal

    EWGCCE Annual Meeting is the combination of the best lectures given by renowned international experts and an incredibly friendly and stimulating spirit.

    The 43rd edition will take place in conjunction with EHRA Congress in Lisbon.