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Israel Heart Society

The Israel Heart Society is a member of the European Society of Cardiology

Israel, IL


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


Board 2019-2021

President: Prof. Doron Zahger, FESC

Past President: Prof. Ran Kornowski, FESC

General Secretary: Prof. Arik Wolak

President Elect: Prof. Offer Amir

Key information

Number of members: 783

Year of Foundation: 1953

ESC Member since: 1996

Israel Heart Society Guidelines

All guidelines are available from the Israel Heart Society website at the following address:

Working Groups

The Israel Heart Society has different Working Groups:

  • Interventional cardiology
  • Pacing and electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Epidemiology and prevention
  • Intensive cardiac care
  • Myocardial and pericardial diseases
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear cardiology & Cardiac CT
  • Clinical Cardiology in the Community
  • Heart Failure
  • Cardiovascular Pharmacology & Drug Therapy
  • Forum of the Cardiologists of Tomorrow

In addition to the above, within the Israel Heart Society are the Israel Paediatric Cardiology Society and the Israel Society of Cardiac Surgery.

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society




Upcoming events

  • Wednesday 15 - Thursday 16 January 2020 (2 Days)
    15/01/2020 00:00 16/01/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris SCCT Winter | 2020 true DD/MM/YYYY
    Tel Aviv - Israel

    The meeting will focus on innovation in cardiovascular CT, while combining original scientific contributions & clinically oriented lectures divided into focused sessions

  • Monday 24 - Wednesday 26 February 2020 (3 Days)
    24/02/2020 00:00 26/02/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris 16th International Dead Sea symposium (IDSS) on Innovations in Cardiac Arrhythmias & Heart Failure Tel Aviv - Israel true DD/MM/YYYY