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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 2023-2025

President: Prof. H. Thiele, FESC

Past-President: Prof. S. Baldus, FESC

President-Elect: Prof. S. Blankenberg, FESC

Treasurer: Prof. P. Fröhlich

Key Information

Number of members: 10568

Year of Foundation: 1927

ESC Member since: 1952


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:

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society




Upcoming events

  • Monday 09 - Wednesday 11 October 2023 (4 Days)
    09/10/2023 00:00 11/10/2023 21:00 Europe/Paris Amsterdam Cardiac MRI course true DD/MM/YYYY
    Endorsed by the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Amsterdam - Netherlands