Promoting and facilitating strategies to improve cardiovascular health worldwide

ISCP Featured Sessions 2017

ISCP Webinar: Cardiovascular Risk Management of Diabetes and SGLT2 Inhibitors


WHF participates in the ACC Scientific Sessions

Posted on March 16 ,2018

The World Heart Federation participated in the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Scientific Sessions in Orlando (Florida), USA, this past 10-12 March, where top... more

‘Nursing Now’ campaign launched

Posted on March 14 ,2018

The International Council of Nurses (ICN), a member of the Global Coalition for Circulatory Health, recently helped launch the Nursing Now campaign, a three-year... more

Special Session on CVD and tobacco at the World Conference on Tobacco or Health

Posted on March 13 ,2018

The World Heart Federation and World Health Organization hosted a Special Session at the World Conference on Tobacco or Health on Friday, which focused on the... more

A call to action on World Kidney Day!

Posted on March 08 ,2018

As the incidence of Chronic Kidney Disease escalates, investing in preventive measures on a governmental level and educating the public and the medical community... more

International Women’s Day 2018

Posted on March 08 ,2018

Today is International Women’s Day, an opportunity to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, as well as a global call... more

World Heart Federation attends the 9th Annual Conference of the Saudi Heart Association

Posted on March 07 ,2018

From 1-3 March 2018, the World Heart Federation were pleased to attend the 29th Annual Conference of the Saudi Heart Association in Riyadh, and... more

WHO publishes HEARTS Technical Package modules

Posted on March 07 ,2018

Today the World Health Organization (WHO) published the six modules that make up the HEARTS technical package, a WHF-supported initiative which provides a strategic... 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 their national societies.


  • Koji Hasegawa


    Affiliations/Memberships Director, Division of Translational Research, Kyoto Medical Center Leader, Cardiovascular Clinical Research Network, National Hospital Organization Visiting Professor, University of Shizuoka (more…) more

  • Augusto Gallino

    President Elect

    Affiliations/Memberships University of Zurich Zurich Switzerland Research interests Atherosclerosis ACS CV Imaging Antithrombotic TX Transplantation President Elect, International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy more

  • Thomas Kahan


    Affiliations/Memberships Professor of Medicine Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Karolinska Institutet Senior Consultant in Cardiology Department of (more…) more

  • Dennis Cokkinos


    Affiliations/Memberships Professor of Cardiology Emeritus, University of Athens Honorary Director of Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center Head of Cardiovascular Research Division, Biomedical Research Foundation Academy of Athens more

  • Felipe Martínez

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations/Memberships Emeritus Professor of Medicine Cordoba National University Director Instituto DAMIC-Fundación Rusculleda Córdoba Argentina Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) (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  (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 (more…) 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