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World Heart Day 2017

Conferences 29 Sep 2017

World Heart Day is celebrated on 29 September each year. Created by the World Heart Federation, World Heart Day informs people around the globe that CVD, including heart disease and stroke, is the world’s leading cause of death claiming 17.5...more



2nd Workshop on Diagnosis and Management of Peripheral Venous Disorders – London, UK

Endorsed Meeting 13 Oct 2017

The Second Workshop on Diagnosis and Management of Peripheral Venous Disorders is jointly organized by the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy and St George’s University of London. Please see the full programme for more details.more



12th International Congress on Innovations in Coronary Artery Disease – Venice, Italy

Conferences 15 Oct 2017

ICCAD 2017 – the 12th International Congress on Innovations in CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE – from Prevention to Intervention will be held in Venice, Italy in October 2017. The ICCAD program will include sessions on basic research, stem cell research and myocardial...more


World Heart Federation Emerging Leaders to drive improved global access to essential CVD medicines

Posted on June 16 ,2017

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the world's number one killer, causing 17.5 million deaths per year.... 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

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 Committee

    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 Committee

    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 Committee

    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 Committee

    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