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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/


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Upcoming events

  • Friday 25 - Saturday 26 January 2019 (2 Days)
    25/01/2019 00:00 26/01/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Heart & Stroke 2019 ESC Council on Stroke contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Council on Stroke
    Berlin - Germany
  • Saturday 16 - Monday 18 March 2019 (3 Days)
    16/03/2019 18:00 18/03/2019 18:00 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 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.

  • Wednesday 24 - Saturday 27 April 2019 (4 Days)
    24/04/2019 00:00 27/04/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris The 85th Annual Congress of the German Cardiac Society Lisbon - Portugal info@dgk.org true DD/MM/YYYY
  • Thursday 21 - Saturday 23 November 2019 (3 Days)
    21/11/2019 00:00 23/11/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris 43. Wissenschaftlicher Kongress Deutsche Hochdruckliga e.V. DHL® Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hypertonie und Prävention Lisbon - Portugal conferencemarketing@conventus.de true DD/MM/YYYY