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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. Julian Perez-Villacastin

President Elect:  Dr. Luis Rodriguez Padial

Past President: Dr. Angel Cequier Fillat, FESC 

VIce-President: Dr. Juan Jose Gomez Doblas

General Secretary: Dr. Marta Farrero Torres

Treasurer: Dr. Violeta Sanchez Sanchez

Key information

Number of Members: 6096

Year of Foundation: 1944

ESC Member since: 1965

Our objectives

The members of the society are cardiologists or other professionals involved with heart disease.

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

The working groups are supervised directly by 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, fundraising to stimulate cardiovascular investigation and to promote the rehabilitation of cardiovascular patients.

Cardiology Guidelines

Translations of the ESC Guidelines endorsed by the SEC (Spanish only. Editorial comments are available in English and Spanish)

National Registries (English) (Spanish)

Continuing Medical Education

  • Online Courses
  • Spanish Heart House Courses


REC Publications is the family of scientific publications of the Spanish Society of Cardiology

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsed by your National Society




Upcoming Events

  • Thursday 26 - Saturday 28 October 2023 (3 Days)
    26/10/2023 02:00 28/10/2023 02:00 Europe/Paris SEC 2023 - Annual Congress of the Spanish Society of Cardiology Spanish Society of Cardiology DD/MM/YYYY
    Spanish Society of Cardiology
  • Friday 17 - Saturday 18 November 2023 (2 Days)
    17/11/2023 10:00 18/11/2023 18:00 Europe/Paris ACVC School 2023

    The ACVC School offers the opportunity to develop skills in a state-of-the-art simulation lab. Seven workshops are specifically designed for small groups to optimise learning outcomes.

    Zaragoza - Spain Association for Acute CardioVascular Care DD/MM/YYYY
    Association for Acute CardioVascular Care
    Barcelona - Spain

    Are you on the front line treating critically ill patients? Do you need to make decisions quickly and implement the right techniques? Then the ACVC School is designed for you.

    100% of the previous years' delegates recommend the school to their colleagues.

    Registration is now open, seats are limited to 80 persons, first come first served.

  • Thursday 25 - Saturday 27 April 2024 (3 Days)
    25/04/2024 00:00 27/04/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Preventive Cardiology 2024

    Barcelona - Spain European Association of Preventive Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY
    European Association of Preventive Cardiology
    Athens - Greece

  • Sunday 19 - Tuesday 21 May 2024 (3 Days)
    19/05/2024 00:00 21/05/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris ICNC-CT 2024

    Athens - Greece European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging true DD/MM/YYYY
    Seville - Spain