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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

  • Thursday 17 - Saturday 19 May 2018 (3 Days)

    San Sebastian - Spain

    XII Congreso de la Sociedad Espanola de Cardiologia Pediatrica y Cardiopatias Congenitas y III Jornada de la Seccion de Cardiologia Pediatrica y Cardiopatias Congenitas

  • Saturday 25 - Wednesday 29 August 2018 (5 Days)

    European Society of Cardiology
    Munich - Germany
  • Thursday 04 - Saturday 06 October 2018 (3 Days)

    ESC Working Group on Thrombosis
    Barcelona - Spain

    EuroThrombosis is the official meeting of the ESC Working Group on Thrombosis.

    Keep updated on Barcelona 2018 edition on the official website

  • Saturday 02 - Monday 04 March 2019 (3 Days)

    Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
  • Thursday 02 - Saturday 04 May 2019 (3 Days)

    European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
    Venice - Lido VE - Italy
  • Saturday 23 - Tuesday 26 May 2020 (4 Days)

    Barcelona - Spain