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Slovenian Society of Cardiology

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

Slovenia, SI


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



President: Prof. Zlatko Fras

Vice-Presidents: Prof. Andreja Sinkovič, Dr. Dragan Kovačić

Secretary: Saša Radelj

Key Information

Number of members: 176

Year of Foundation: 1992

ESC Member since: 1993

The Slovenian Society of Cardiology represents the top of the profession in the field of cardiovascular medicine in Slovenia. 

Main aims:

  • Education and research in cardiovascular medicine
  • Modern methods implementation, and leadership in clinical practice guidelines development
  • International collaboration with experts and institutions; SSC was the founder of activities among cardiologists in the Alpe – Adria region
  • Cardiology care organisation at the national level together with state health care authorities
  • Partnership with scientific and non-governmental organizations


Slovenska Kardiologija is a Slovenian Society of Cardiology journal launched in 2004 with articles published  in Slovenian. 

Editor in chief: Zlatko FRAS

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Upcoming Events

  • Friday 30 August - Monday 02 September 2024 (4 Days)
    30/08/2024 00:00 02/09/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2024

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