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Russian Society of Cardiology

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

Russian Federation, RU


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



President: Prof. E. Shlyakhto, FESC

Past-President: Prof. R. Oganov, FESC

Secretary: Prof. A. Nedoshivin, FESC

Key information

Number of members: 6730

Year of Foundation: 1963

ESC Member since: 1993

The Russian Society of Cardiology (RSC) is a non-governmental scientific organisation of cardiologists and other health care professionals involved in research, clinical care and education in the field of cardiology and related disciplines.

The RSC acts on the basis of voluntary membership, equality of members, publicity and legitimacy, scientific independence and alternative principles in solving of scientific problems.

The RSC has the following aims:

  • enhancing and maintaining of education and training on cardiovascular diseases
  • assistance in the development of studies and clinical  research
  • development of the RSC National Guidelines in different fields of cardiology
  • organisation of the meeting of the Russian Society of Cardiology annually (every autumn)
  • development of scientific communications between the RSC members and international collaboration


Russian Journal of Cardiology is a Scientific and practical peer-reviewed journal currently issued since 1981. It is official journal of the Russian Society of Cardiology (RSC).
The target audience of this peer-reviewed journal is cardiologists and internal disease specialists. The journal is primarily focused on original studies, cardiac surgery, and cardiac pharmacotherapy. It also publishes lectures and literature reviews on various problems of modern cardiology, reports on new diagnostic methods, and other information which is important for the practitioners. The aim of the journal is both scientific and practical, also with referring to organizing matters of the RSC. The best of all cardiological research in Russia is submitted to Journal on a monthly basis.
The language of publication is Russian, with contents and abstracts of all the articles presented in English. The Journal also accepts manuscripts from foreign authors and publishers them in English with abstracts in Russian. Editor in Chief: Prof. Eugene V. Shlyakhto

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Upcoming Events

  • Thursday 23 - Saturday 25 April 2020 (3 Days)
    23/04/2020 00:00 25/04/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris VIII Global Educational Forum "Russian Cardiovascular Days" true DD/MM/YYYY
    St. Petersburg - Russian Federation

    Interactive programme of the forum includes clinical case discussions in the light of the latest ESC guidelines as well as lectures on the modern problems of cardiology

  • Thursday 28 - Saturday 30 May 2020 (3 Days)
    28/05/2020 00:00 30/05/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris The III Saint-Petersburg Arrhythmia Forum St. Petersburg - Russian Federation true DD/MM/YYYY
    St. Petersburg - Russian Federation

    Fundamental aspects, diagnostic innovations, pharmacological treatment and interventional techniques in the field of arrhuthmology will be discussed at the Forum

  • Saturday 29 August - Wednesday 02 September 2020 (5 Days)
    29/08/2020 00:00 02/09/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2020 St. Petersburg - Russian Federation European Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
    Amsterdam - Netherlands
  • Tuesday 29 September - Thursday 01 October 2020 (3 Days)
    29/09/2020 00:00 01/10/2020 00:00 Europe/Paris Russian National Congress of Cardiology 2020 Amsterdam - Netherlands Russian Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    Russian Society of Cardiology