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The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) is unique in its ability to advance cardiovascular science by uniting healthcare professionals on different continents and in every subspecialty.

Choose the membership offer that suits your needs and remember that there are special prices for those under 40 or in training.

ESC Professional Membership

Be part of a global community and access leading cardiology journals and all ESC Congress resources.


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✓ Savings on ESC Congress and access to the Professional Members Lounge

✓ Access to ESC 365 - congress abstracts, slides & videos - all year round

✓ Free online access to European Heart Journal (EHJ), Cardiovascular Research (CVR) and EHJ - Quality of Care & Clinical Outcomes

✓ Access to ESC webinars and e-learning platform

✓ Access to ESC CardioMed, reflecting the latest ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines

Membership fee
€30 / €100 / €120

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✓ All benefits from Professional Membership


✓ Higher discount on ESC Congress

✓ Free subscription to the printed version of the EHJ, CVR or EHJ – QCCO

Membership fee

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Association Memberships

ESC associations represent your interests and passions, whatever your specialty. 

Acute Cardiovascular Care

Nursing & Allied Professions
Prevention & Rehabilitation
Percutaneous Interventions
Heart Rhythm / Arrhythmia
Heart Failure

Combined Memberships

The ESC's strength and influence comes from its unique ability to represent the needs of all cardiologists, nurses and allied professionals. Combine ESC Professional Membership with your specialty for the best of both worlds or combine two specialty interests.

ESC Professional

ESC Congress
A significant discount on standard registration fee, exclusive access to the ESC Professional Members’ Lounge and to the congress resources on ESC 365

ESC CardioMed
Free and early access to the online offer based on the ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine 3rd Edition

Free online access to the EHJ, CVR, and EHJ QCCO
Discount on APC for EHJ Case Reports – Open Access
and manuscript editing and support services

Free access to CME accredited live and recorded webinars,
and 260 online courses

Free access to the ESC Member Directory



Choose another offer

Select another offer

  • General Cardiology
  • Nursing & Allied Professionals
  • Imaging
  • Prevention & Rehabilitation
  • Heart Rhythm / Arrhythmias
  • Heart Failure
  • Acute Cardiovascular Care

From €65-€198

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We share the same mission

The ESC is unique in its ability to unite healthcare professionals on different continents and in every subspecialty to advance cardiovascular science.

A community of peers

By joining the ESC, you are part of the world’s largest community of healthcare professionals working to push the boundaries of cardiovascular science so that people can lead longer, healthier lives.

The global network to join

Expand your connections. Discover colleagues who face the same situations and challenges as you. Meet them and share your experiences  in person and online.

ESC working groups and councils

ESC working groups bring experts in their field to provide education, share expertise and facilitate exchanges for best practices and ongoing medical development.

ESC councils focus on sharing knowledge, encouraging research and education, and developing career opportunities. Find the ones that suit your profile.

Frequently-asked questions

We're here to help answer any questions.

Please visit our Frequently-Asked Questions page.

If it doesn't provide the answer you need, please feel free to email us at or call our membership team at +33 (0)4 89 87 20 60. (The team is available during office hours Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00 CET, excluding public holidays.)