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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

  • Tuesday 26 June 2018
    26/06/2018 00:00 26/06/2018 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.

    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Saturday 25 August 2018
    25/08/2018 00:00 25/08/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EAPCI Certification Exam in interventional cardiology Athens - Greece European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions
    Munich - Germany

    Registration is open

  • Saturday 25 - Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)
    25/08/2018 00:00 29/08/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2018 Munich - Germany European Society of Cardiology contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
    Munich - Germany
  • Wednesday 29 August 2018
    29/08/2018 08:00 29/08/2018 13:00 Europe/Paris EACVI Transthoracic Echocardiography Certification Exam (TTE) - ESC Congress Munich - Germany European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Wednesday 29 - Thursday 30 August 2018 (2 Days)
    29/08/2018 13:45 30/08/2018 15:00 Europe/Paris Training course: Sports Cardiology



    Munich - Germany European Association of Preventive Cardiology contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Preventive Cardiology
    Munich - Germany

    A 1.5 days course of intensive teaching including case discussions with top international experts, possibility to meet the experts during the sessions and beyond and three top key note lectures. Main topics: How to manage athletes with heart problems & cardiac disease and implications for sports eligibility.

    This course is endorsed by EHRA and EACVI.

  • Thursday 04 - Saturday 06 October 2018 (3 Days)
    04/10/2018 00:00 06/10/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris Procedural EHRA training course on Advanced EP with focus on VT ablation

    Presentation of advanced mapping and ablation techniques and technologies.

    Munich - Germany European Heart Rhythm Association contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Heart Rhythm Association
    Warsaw - Poland

    Presentation of advanced mapping, ablation techniques & technologies.

  • Saturday 13 October 2018
    13/10/2018 00:00 13/10/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EACVI/EANM Nuclear Cardiology Certification Exam Warsaw - Poland European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Düsseldorf - Germany

    Registration is open.

  • Wednesday 05 - Saturday 08 December 2018 (4 Days)
    05/12/2018 00:00 08/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroEcho-Imaging 2018 Düsseldorf - Germany European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging euroecho@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging