Cardiological Society of India

The Society has its own building now which has been constructed by the members of the Cardiological Society of India, West Bengal Chapter with their own contribution. Here free of cost cardiological consultation is given twice a week by respected members of the Society. Cardiological Society of India has twenty four branches of its own spread all over the country.

The Scientific Council of the CSI is responsible for formation of various subcommittees to help the growth and development of different sub-specialities like, preventive Cardiology, Rheumatic Heart Disease, Electrophysiology, Non-invasive Cardiology. Interventional Cardiology, etc. etc.

The Official Journal of the CSI, the India Heart Journal had its modest beginning in 1949 in calcutta. The regular publication of the Journal; began in 1949 with Dr. J. C. Banerjea at its Hon. Ediltor. The Journal underwent much improvement in quality and get-up under the able editorship of Dr. Shantilal J. Shah of Mumbai who remained its Hon.Editor from 1971 to 1981. The Indian Heart Journal at present has achieved international standard and recognition. Presently Dr. V.K.Bahl whose sincere effort as Hony. Editor of this prestigious medical journal deserves admiration in maintaining that high tradition.

The Cardiological society of India is an active member of the International Society & federation of Cardiology and Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology and also SAARC society of Cardiology. The present membership strength of the Society including overseas members has reached three thousand four hundred. Every year the World Heart Day is observed at CSI HQ and all other branches of CSI on the last Sunday of the month of September.

This year the 57th CSI Annual conference is being held at Mumbai under the leadership of Dr. Anil Kumar, Organising Secretary and the Scientific programme thereto being presented by president Elect and Chairman of Scientific Committee Dr. Asok Kumar Kar which will certainly attract the delegates attending the conference.

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Phone: +91-33-2355 1500
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