The 22nd Annual Scientific Meeting 24th – 25th August

Promoting and facilitating strategies to improve cardiovascular health worldwide

Upcoming Events



ISCP 2017 – Barcelona, Spain

Annual Meeting 24 Aug 2017

Dear Friends, On behalf of the Organizing Committee it is a great pleasure to invite you to the XXII Annual Meeting of the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy (ISCP) that will be held in Barcelona (Spain) on the 24th and...more



ESC Congress 2017 – Barcelona, Spain

Conferences 26 Aug 2017

The world's largest cardiovascular congress with over 500 experts sessions and more than 10,800 abstracts submitted contributing to the advancement of cardiovascular medicine worldwide. In 2017, the ESC Congress spotlight is "40 years of PCI" to highlight the impact that...more



CVCT 2017 – Washington D.C., USA

Conferences 30 Nov 2017

This meeting encourages knowledge-sharing between participants as CVCT aims to familiarise practitioners and investigators with the science of clinical trials from protocol design to result interpretation. Further, the CVCT Forum puts attendees into direct contact with primary investigators, senior trial...more


A Healthy Heart Your Goal: Join the #MatchFitWoman challenge ahead of the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017

Posted on June 14 ,2017

The World Heart Federation is partnering with UEFA, the Dutch Heart Foundation, the Royal Dutch Fo... more

70th World Health Assembly: Round-up of Key Decisions

Posted on June 12 ,2017

From 22-31 May, the World Heart Federation participated in the 70th World Health Assembly, held in G... more

Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease Resolution Recommended by WHO Executive Board

Posted on June 12 ,2017

On 01 June 2017, the Executive Board of the World Health Organization recommended a Resolution on ‘R... more

Early Action in Diabetes

Posted on June 07 ,2017

Early Action aims to radically transform the world’s approach to Type 2 diabetes. This multi-year in... more

Tobacco: a threat to development

Posted on June 01 ,2017

The World Health Organization hosted a side event at the World Health Assembly on the occasion of Wo... more

Joint statement by WHF and NCD Alliance on UN HLM in 2018

Posted on June 01 ,2017

In a statement to the World Health Assembly on Monday 29 May, the World Heart Federation and NCD All... more

Address by Dr Margaret Chan at the 70th World Health Assembly, 22 May

Posted on May 22 ,2017

In her final address to the World Health Assembly as Director-General of the World Health Organizati... more

ISCP book series

Current Cardiovascular Therapy
Kaski, Juan Carlos.

Series Editor: Juan Carlos Kaski Cardiovascular pharmacotherapy is a fast-moving and complex discipline within cardiology in general. New studies, trials and indications are appearing on a regular basis. This series created with the support of the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy (ISCP) is designed to establish the baseline level of knowledge that a cardiovascular professional needs to know on a day-to-day basis. The information within is designed to allow readers to learn quickly and with certainty the mode of action,...

  • Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapy

    A. Ferro, D.A. Garcia (Eds.)

  • Pharmacological Treatment of Acute Coronary Syndromes

    Avanzas, Pablo; Clemmensen, Peter(Eds.)

  • Atrial Fibrillation Therapy

    Gheorghe-Andrei Dan, Antoni Bayes de Luna, John Camm(Eds.)

board of directors

Providing a leadership and advocacy role amongst members of the their national societies.
  • Felipe Martínez

    ISCP Executive Board

    Affiliations/Memberships Emeritus Professor of Medicine Cordoba National University Director Institut DAMIC-Fundacion Rusculleda Córdoba Argentina Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) Past President International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacology (more…) more

  • Gheorghe-Andrei Dan

    ISCP Executive Board

    Affiliations Professor of Cardiology and Internal Medicine Head of Internal Medicine Clinic Head of Cardiology Department Senior Researcher 1st dgr Colentina University Hospital Medicine Faculty Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest Romania (more…) more

  • Antoni Martínez-Rubio

    ISCP Executive Board

    Affiliations/Memberships Department of Cardiology University Hospital Sabadell Autonomous University of Barcelona Barcelona Spain International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy Research interests Atrial Fibrillation Heart Failure Catheter Ablation Coronary Artery Disease more

  • Juan Carlos Kaski

    ISCP Executive Board

    Affiliations/Memberships Professor of Cardiovascular Science St George's University of London London UK Research interests Coronary artery disease Microvascular angina Cardiac biomarkers Coronary artery spasm Inflammation more