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Spanish Society of Cardiology

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

Spain, ES


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



President: Dr M. Anguita Sanchez, FESC

President Elect:  Dr Angel Cequier Fillat, FESC

Past President: Dr A. Iniguez Romo, FESC

General Secretary: Dr Lorenzo Silva Melchor, FESC

Treasurer: Dr Inaki Lekuona Goya, FESC

Key information

Number of Members:  4446

Year of Foundation: 1944

ESC Member since: 1965

Our objectives

The members of the Society are cardiologist or other professionals involved with heart disease.

The CME program includes once a month seminary at the Heart House.

The Working Groups are directly related to the Vice-president although they have "autonomy" in programming their annual meeting.

Their Committee members are elected among the SEC members every 2 years.

The Spanish Heart Foundation (Fundación Española del Corazón) helps to prevent cardiovascular diseases through educational programmes, fund raising to stimulate cardiovascular investigation and to promote the rehabilitation of cardiovascular patients.

Spanish Society of Cardiology Guidelines


TRANSLATIONS OF THE ESC GUIDELINES ENDORSED BY THE SEC:  (Spanish only. Editorial comments are available in English and in Spanish)

National Registries


Continuing Medical Education

  • On-line Courses
  • Spanish Heart House Courses


Revista Española de Cardiología (Rev Esp Cardiol), is an international scientific journal dealing with cardiovascular medicine and is the official publication of the Spanish Society of Cardiology.

JCR 2016: 4.485      SJR 2016: 0.476 

Available in English and in Spanish. ISSN: 0300-8932  e-ISSN: 1579-2242. ISSN:1885-5857

Original manuscripts can be submitted either in English or in Spanish using a dedicated online submission system.     
For further information, please contact the Editorial Secretariat here.

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society




Upcoming Events

  • Saturday 02 - Monday 04 March 2019 (3 Days)
    02/03/2019 00:00 04/03/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019 Acute Cardiovascular Care Association true DD/MM/YYYY
    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
  • Monday 04 March 2019
    04/03/2019 00:15 04/03/2019 01:15 Europe/Paris Acute Cardiovascular Care Certification Exam



    Malaga - Spain Acute Cardiovascular Care Association DD/MM/YYYY
    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
    Malaga - Spain

    Registration is open

  • 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 true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Heart Rhythm Association
    Lisbon - Portugal
  • Thursday 02 - Saturday 04 May 2019 (3 Days)
    02/05/2019 00:00 04/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris EuroCMR 2019 Lisbon - Portugal European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Venice - Lido VE - Italy
  • Wednesday 15 - Saturday 18 May 2019 (4 Days)
    15/05/2019 00:00 18/05/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris 53rd Annual Meeting for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology Venice - Lido VE - Italy true DD/MM/YYYY
    Seville - Spain

    Over the last 50 years, paediatric and congenital cardiology specialties have not only demonstrated an evolution, but even a revolution of diagnostic and interventional techniques, neonates and adult congenital surgery, training management and society influence.

    The Scientific Program includes multidisciplinary approach to the field of Paediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, the right way to step forward. There will be an important emphasis on latest developments and innovations, but at the same time, focusing on basic and advanced educational opportunities, targeting in junior specialists, trainees, nurses and students. Highlights will include the Update Course on Left ventricle Diseases, and there will be expert invited lectures, exciting sessions of the AEPC Working Groups, interactive sessions and abstracts sessions.

  • Saturday 31 August - Wednesday 04 September 2019 (5 Days)
    31/08/2019 00:00 04/09/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2019 together with World Congress of Cardiology Seville - Spain European Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Society of Cardiology
  • Monday 14 - Wednesday 16 October 2019 (3 Days)
    14/10/2019 13:00 16/10/2019 15:00 Europe/Paris Cardiovascular Development Meeting 2019

    This official meeting of the ESC Working Group on Development, Anatomy & Pathology.


    Paris - France ESC Working Group on Development, Anatomy & Pathology DD/MM/YYYY
    ESC Working Group on Development, Anatomy & Pathology
    Málaga - Spain

    This official meeting of the ESC Working Group on Development, Anatomy & Pathology.


  • Saturday 23 - Tuesday 26 May 2020 (4 Days)
    23/05/2020 08:30 26/05/2020 12:30 Europe/Paris Heart Failure 2020 Málaga - Spain DD/MM/YYYY
    Barcelona - Spain