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Turkish Society of Cardiology

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

Turkey, TR


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


Board 2018-2020

President: Prof. Dr. Mustafa Kemal Erol, FESC

Past President: Prof. Dr. Mahmut Sahin, FESC

President Elect: Prof. Dr. Vedat Aytekin, FESC

Vice President: Prof. Dr. Muzaffer Degertekin, FESC     

Secretary General: Prof. Dr. Cevat Kirma             

Secretary: Prof. Dr. Sami Ozgul                          

Treasurer: Prof. Dr. Ertugrul Okuyan                                          

Board Members

Prof. Dr. Bulent Gorenek, FESC                          

Prof. Dr. Bulent Mutlu          

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Asiye Ayca Boyaci

Key information

Number of Members: 2745

Year of Foundation: 1963

ESC Member since: 1966


 Archives of the Turkish Society of Cardiology is a peer-reviewed journal launched in 1968 that covers all aspects of cardiovascular medicine. The journal publishes original clinical and experimental research articles, case reports, reviews and interesting images pertinent to cardiovascular diseases, as well as editorial comments, letters to the editor, news, guidelines, and abstracts presented at national cardiology meetings in both Turkish and English. Archives of the Turkish Society of Cardiology accepts papers on a wide range of topics, including coronary artery disease, valve diseases, arrhythmias, heart failure, hypertension, congenital heart diseases, cardiovascular surgery, basic science and imaging techniques. 

Editor in Chief: Dilek Ural

Anatolian Journal of Cardiology The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology is an international monthly periodical on cardiology published on independent, unbiased, double-blinded and peer-review principles since 2001. The journal’s publication language is English. The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology aims to publish qualified and original clinical, experimental and basic research on cardiology at the international level in English and Turkish. The journal’s scope also covers editorial comments, reviews of innovations in medical education and practice, case reports, original images, scientific letters, educational articles, letters to the editor, articles on publication ethics, diagnostic puzzles, and issues in social cardiology. 

Editor in Chief: Cetin Erol

Kardiyovaskuler Hemsirelik Dergisi Turkish Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing (TJCN)was launched in 2010 and is an official publication of Turkish Society of Cardiology - Cardiovascular Nursing Technicians Working Group. TJCN is an open access, peer-reviewed e-journal that considers scientific research, case reports, reviews, translations, letters to the editor, news and abstracts presented at the National Congress of Cardiology. The Turkish Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing accept manuscripts in the field of coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, arrhythmias, heart efficacy, hypertension, congenital heart disease and all articles related to the coronary intensive care nursing.
The journal is published 3 issues per year; in April, August, and December. The journal accepts manuscripts written in English or Turkish. 

Editor in Chief: Nuray Enç                                                                                                                                                

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