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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 2013-2016

President: Prof. Michael Glikson, FESC
Past President: Assoc. Prof. Yoseph Rozenman, FESC
General Secretary and Treasurer: Prof. Ronen Rubinshtein, FESC
President Elect: Prof. Ran Kornowski, FESC

Key information

Number of members: 740
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 12 Working Groups:

  • Interventional cardiology
  • Pacing and electrophysiology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Epidemiology and prevention
  • Intensive cardiac care
  • Myocardial and pericardial diseases
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear cardiology
  • Experimental cardiology and basic research
  • Clinical Cardiology in the Community
  • Heart Failure
  • Cardiovascular Pharmacology & Drug Therapy

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

  • Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy

    Friday 26 - Sunday 28 May 2017 (3 Days)

    Rome - Italy

    The Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy is delighted to announce the 2017 edition of its annual meeting that will be held in Rome, Italy from 26 to 28 May and aims to highlight key issues in drug therapy.



  • European Society of Cardiology

    Saturday 26 - Wednesday 30 August 2017 (5 Days)

    Barcelona - Spain


  • European Society of Cardiology

    Saturday 25 - Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)

    Munich - Germany