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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: 4327

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 22 - Sunday 25 April 2021 (4 Days)
    22/04/2021 00:00 25/04/2021 00:00 Europe/Paris Frontiers in CardioVascular Biomedicine 2021 ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science true DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science
  • Thursday 22 - Friday 23 April 2021 (2 Days)
    22/04/2021 00:00 23/04/2021 00:00 Europe/Paris IOC Course on Cardiovascular Evaluation of Olympic Athletes Budapest - Hungary true DD/MM/YYYY
    Budapest - Hungary

    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 23 - Saturday 24 April 2021 (2 Days)
    23/04/2021 00:00 24/04/2021 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Heart & Stroke 2021 Budapest - Hungary ESC Council on Stroke true DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Council on Stroke
    Budapest - Hungary