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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 2015-2017

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: 9701
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

  • Thursday 23 - Friday 24 November 2017 (2 Days)

    Berlin - Germany

    This workshop offers dedicated training on the principles and applications for quantitative tissue characterization using T1, T2, and T2* mapping techniques.

    The course focuses on advantages and limitations of novel pulse sequences for parametric mapping and their clinical applications for assessing fibrotic, inflammatory and infiltrative cardiomyopathies, myocardial edema and iron overload.

  • Wednesday 06 - Saturday 09 December 2017 (4 Days)

    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Lisbon - Portugal
  • Thursday 07 December 2017

    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Friday 08 December 2017

    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Friday 08 December 2017

    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Friday 20 - Saturday 21 April 2018 (2 Days)

    Working Group on Grown-Up Congenital Heart Disease
    Münster - Germany

    The European meeting in Adult Congenital Heart Disease, EuroGUCH, provides an independent educational forum for healthcare professionals across Europe.

    It is aimed at cardiologists and allied medical professionals with an interest in congenital heart disease as well as specialists in the field.

    Focus of the meeting is innovative treatments and interventions which can be applied to the adult patient population with congenital heart disease, with a faculty made up of internationally renowned speakers and experts in the field.

     

  • Friday 15 - Sunday 17 June 2018 (3 Days)

    Working Group on Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology
    Essen - Germany

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

    The 42nd edition will take place from 15 to 17 June 2017 at Universitätsklinikum of Essen, Germany

  • Saturday 25 - Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)

    European Society of Cardiology
    Munich - Germany