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Portuguese Society of Cardiology

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

Portugal, PT



 

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

Board 2017-2019

President: Prof. João Morais, FESC

Past President: Dr Miguel Mendes

President-Elect: Prof. Victor M. Gil, FESC

General Secretary: Dr. José Ferreira Santos

Treasurer: Dr. Diogo Magalhães Cavaco

key information

Number of Members: 1263

Year of Foundation: 1949

ESC Member since: 1950

Main Activities

  • Annual Congress
  • Guidelines
  • Clinical Trials and Surveys
  • Education and Training Courses

Working Groups

  • Geriatric Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology and Magnetic Resonance
  • Congenital Myocardiomiopathies in the Adolescents and in the Adult
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Intensive Care
  • Echocardiography
  • Epidemiology and Cardiovascular Prevention
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Physiology
  • Haemodynamic and Angiocardiography
  • Cardiac Heart Failure
  • Computers in Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Therapeutic
  • Thrombosis and Platelets
  • Hypertension Portuguese Association
  • Pacing, Arrhythmology and Electrophysiology Portuguese Association
  • Pulmonary Hypertension 

Committees

  • Ethics
  • Investigation
  • International relations
  • National Center of Data Collection in Cardiology
  • Nominating 

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society

Date

Title

Topic(s)

Upcoming Events

  • Saturday 25 - Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)
    25/08/2018 00:00 29/08/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2018 European Society of Cardiology contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
    Munich - Germany
  • Friday 12 - Saturday 13 October 2018 (2 Days)
    12/10/2018 08:30 13/10/2018 13:00 Europe/Paris All About Clinical Trials

    The European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy is proud to be delivering an engaging and interactive 2 day course to improve the professional knowledge and skills required to plan and deliver successful cardiovascular pharmacotherapy clinical trials. 

    Munich - Germany ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy mailto:workinggroups@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy
    Lisbon - Portugal

    The ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy is proud to be delivering an engaging and interactive 2 day course to improve the professional knowledge and skills required to plan and deliver successful cardiovascular pharmacotherapy clinical trials. 

  • Wednesday 05 - Saturday 08 December 2018 (4 Days)
    05/12/2018 00:00 08/12/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroEcho-Imaging 2018 Lisbon - Portugal European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging euroecho@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Saturday 02 - Monday 04 March 2019 (3 Days)
    02/03/2019 00:00 04/03/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019 Milan - Italy Acute Cardiovascular Care Association contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
  • Sunday 17 - Tuesday 19 March 2019 (3 Days)
    17/03/2019 00:00 19/03/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EHRA 2019 Malaga - Spain European Heart Rhythm Association contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Heart Rhythm Association
    Lisbon - Portugal
  • Sunday 17 - Tuesday 19 March 2019 (3 Days)
    17/03/2019 00:00 19/03/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris 43rd EWGCCE Meeting

    EWGCCE Annual Meeting is the combination of the best lectures given by renowned international experts and an incredible friendly and stimulating spirit.

    The 40th edition will take place on 02-04 September 2016, at the University of Glasgow, Kelvin Gallery, United Kingdom.

    Lisbon - Portugal ESC Working Group on Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Working Group on Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology
    Lisbon - Portugal

    EWGCCE Annual Meeting is the combination of the best lectures given by renowned international experts and an incredibly friendly and stimulating spirit.

    The 43rd edition will take place in conjunction with EHRA Congress in Lisbon.

  • Thursday 11 - Saturday 13 April 2019 (3 Days)
    11/04/2019 00:00 13/04/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroPrevent 2019 Lisbon - Portugal European Association of Preventive Cardiology contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Preventive Cardiology
    Lisbon - Portugal
  • Sunday 12 - Tuesday 14 May 2019 (3 Days)
    12/05/2019 00:00 14/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ICNC 2019, Nuclear Cardiology & Cardiac CT Lisbon - Portugal European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
  • Saturday 31 August - Wednesday 04 September 2019 (5 Days)
    31/08/2019 00:00 04/09/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2019 Lisbon - Portugal congress@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
    Paris - France