About us

About us

Latvian Society of Cardiology was founded in 1992, with the aim of promoting the development of Latvian Cardiology.

LSC is to provide effective training for doctors and nurses, to organize courses, seminars, scientific conferences, training - both existing and future cardiologists and cardiology nurses.

The association also deals with the recommendations and guidance for cardiologist, internist and family physicians, such as acute coronary syndrome "," Evaluation of hypertension and treatment guidelines ","Cardiovascular disease prevention guidelines " and others.

Annually Latvian Society of Cardiology is participating from 8 to 10 Latvian-wide and international seminars, conferences and congresses, and creating thematic organization.

The Society also supports a variety of heart health promotion activities, like  the World Heart day, which for many years is celebrated in the end of September in Riga centre.

In 1992 Latvian Society of Cardiology  was admitted in the European Society of Cardiology.

The president of the Latvian Society of Cardiology is an Associate Professor Andrejs Erglis.