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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.

Board

President: Dr A. Iniguez Romo, FESC
President Elect:  Dr M. Anguita Sanchez, FESC
Past President: Dr J. R. Gonzalez-Juanatey, FESC
General Secretary: Dr I. Fernandez Lozano, FESC
Treasurer: Dr R. Hidalgo Urbano

Key information

Number of Members:  4446
Year of Foundation: 1944
ESC Member since: 1965

Our objectives

  • Raising the level of knowledge concerning the heart and the circulatory system, 
  • Advancing the prevention of cardiovascular diseases,
  • Improving survival and quality of life of the patients.

 

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 3 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

All guidelines are available from the Spanish Society of Cardiology website.

National Registries

Continuing Medical Education

    • On-line Courses
    • Spanish Heart House Courses

Journals

Revista Española de Cardiologia is an international, peer review journal, dedicated to cardiovascular diseases. The journal has an IF of 3.342 (2013) and provides free online full-text access (HTML and PDF) to the English and Spanish electronic editions through PubMed and also though its website with is available in English and in Spanish

Original manuscripts can be submitted both in English and Spanish using a dedicated online submission system.     

Revista Española de Cardiologia  is the official journal of the Sociedad Española de Cardiología and it was first published in 1947. For further information, please contact the Editorial Secretariat here


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Upcoming Events

  • Sunday 24 - Wednesday 27 September 2017 (4 Days)

    Barcelona - Spain

    The 18th ESOT 2017 Congress is the European key event for Transplantation. A high tech medical conference that  will include most of the hot topics in modern transplant medicine like personalized medicine, big data in transplantation and challenges in innovation. Also relevant clinical and immunological topics on solid organ transplantation will be discussed. Finally new technologies, and the race between repair or create new organs will be updated.

  • Thursday 02 - Saturday 04 November 2017 (3 Days)

    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
    Madrid - Spain

    The ACCA School is a 2 days practical hands-on meeting, aimed to train young doctors on how to best treat patients with acute cardiovascular diseases. 6 workshops are specifically designed for small groups to optimise learning outcome.

    The School will be followed by the ACCA Certification exam on Acute Cardiac Care  (4 November 2017).

  • Wednesday 31January - Saturday 03 February 2018 (4 Days)

  • Saturday 03 - Monday 05 March 2018 (3 Days)

    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
  • Sunday 18 - Tuesday 20 March 2018 (3 Days)

    European Heart Rhythm Association
    Barcelona - Spain
  • Saturday 25 - Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)

    European Society of Cardiology
    München - Germany