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Netherlands Society of Cardiology

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

Netherlands, NL


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


Board 2021-2023

President: Dr. J.G. Meeder, FESC

Vice-President/President-Elect: Prof. Rudolf De Boer, FESC

Past-President: Prof. A.C. van Rossum, FESC

Treasurer: Dr. C.E.E. van Ofwegen-Hanekamp

Board member: Dr. Michelle Michels, FESC

Board member: Prof. J.P. (Jose) Henriques

Key information

Number of Members: 1955

Year of foundation: 1934

ESC Member since: 1950


Netherlands Heart Journal is the journal of the Netherlands Society of Cardiology.
The scope of the Netherlands Heart Journal is to contribute to the national and international literature by publishing scientific papers in the field of cardiovascular medicine. It also provides a platform for continuing medical education for cardiologists and those in training for the speciality of cardiology in the Netherlands.
The Netherlands Heart Journal is made available to cardiologists, cardiologists in training, cardiopulmonary surgeons, cardiopulmonary surgeons in training, internists and paediatric cardiologists.
The first publication was in 2001. The journal is issued 11 times per year and published in English.
Editor in chief: Jan J. Piek.

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Upcoming Events

  • Monday 24 April 2023
    24/04/2023 00:00 24/04/2023 00:00 Europe/Paris 3D echocardiography: meet the experts! true DD/MM/YYYY
    Endorsed by the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Eindhoven - Netherlands
  • Friday 25 - Monday 28 August 2023 (4 Days)
    25/08/2023 00:00 28/08/2023 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2023


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