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Hungarian Society of Cardiology

The Hungarian Society of Cardiology is a member of the European Society of Cardiology

Hungary, HU


As a member of the Hungarian Society of Cardiology, you are automatically a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the ESC Community.


Board 2019-2022

President: Prof. Zoltán Csanádi, FESC

Honorary Life President: Prof. Gyula Papp, FESC

Honorary President: Prof. Bela Merkely, FESC

President Elect: Dr David Becker, FESC

Past President: Prof. Kálmán Tóth, FESC

Secretary General: Prof. Zoltán Járai

Vice President: Prof. Zoltán Papp, FESC

Vice President: Prof. Pal Maurovich-Horvat, FESC

Key information

Number of Members: 4430

Year of Foundation: 1957

ESC Member since: 1972


Cardiologia Hungarica is the official journal of the Scientific Committee of the Hungarian Society of Cardiology. The first publication was in 1969. Language: Hungarian - four issues per year. An English edition is available simultaneously. Unlimited online full text access and abstracts are available for members on the web. In addition, thematical supplements are issued - 3 to 6 times per year.

Contact the editorial secretariat for more information.

Latest News

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Upcoming events

  • Thursday 23 - Saturday 25 September 2021 (3 Days)
    23/09/2021 00:00 25/09/2021 00:00 Europe/Paris Hungarian national arrhythmia congress true DD/MM/YYYY
    Eger - Hungary

    EHRA joint session (with Ante Anic and Haran Burri)

  • Wednesday 13 - Sunday 17 October 2021 (5 Days)
    13/10/2021 00:00 17/10/2021 00:00 Europe/Paris Annual Congress of the Hungarian Society of Cardiology Eger - Hungary Hungarian Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    Hungarian Society of Cardiology
  • Thursday 04 - Friday 05 November 2021 (2 Days)
    04/11/2021 00:00 05/11/2021 00:00 Europe/Paris IOC Course on Cardiovascular Evaluation of Olympic Athletes Balatonfured - Hungary true DD/MM/YYYY
    Istanbul - Turkey

    This course aims to provide you with the most up-to-date academic and practical information on the prevention of sudden cardiac death in elite athletes.

  • Friday 29 April - Sunday 01 May 2022 (3 Days)
    29/04/2022 00:00 01/05/2022 00:00 Europe/Paris Frontiers in CardioVascular Biomedicine 2022 Istanbul - Turkey ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science true DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science