We’re celebrating physician assistants throughout the month of October! PAs who choose to join the ACC during the month can do so for only $75—more than 40% off of the regular price. Learn more.
Click the plus (+) signs beside the headings below to learn more about joining the American College of Cardiology based upon your professional status.
Become a Cardiovascular Team Member of the ACC
Physician Assistants practicing in both the US, Canada and Internationally are invited to apply to become Cardiovascular Team members of the ACC.
Applicants must be a graduate of a PA program accredited by ARC-PA or a predecessor agency, or be certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Applicants must also be licensed to practice in the state in which they are employed (NCCPA certification may be submitted in lieu of a license for federally-employed PAs). You must also submit a signed sponsorship form letter.
What do you get for your membership dollars? You’ll gain access to benefits worth nearly $2,000 annually.
As a Member you can:
Read about the latest clinical developments in five JACC journals: The Journal of the American College of Cardiology, JACC: Imaging, JACC: Interventions, JACC: Heart Failure and JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology.
Participate in a variety of working groups just for the Cardiovascular Team—sorted by professional type and interest area, including Advocacy, Education and more
Access the latest guidelines—including on-the-go with ACC’s new guidelines app
Stay up-to-date with 300+ FREE educational opportunities, many of which offer CE credit
Access mobile applications that help you have more productive conversations with patients about their conditions, treatments and care maintenance
Gain unrestricted access to ACC’s new website, filled with the latest news and information
Gain an advocate for your interests, as we fight for your priorities in all aspects of practice—from certification to reimbursement and to federal and state representatives, regulatory bodies and payers.
Focus on your specialty and/or interest area with ACC’s 16 Member Sections—including a Member Section dedicated to the Cardiovascular Team
Influence College initiatives and direction through participation on Councils, Committees, and Working Groups—there’s a CVT Member on nearly committee working to ensure your voice is heard.
Save with deep discounts on digital products and live courses—including savings on the ACC Annual Scientific Session worth more than the cost of membership alone!
Participate in ACC’s quality initiatives to improve patient care including the NCDR Registries and more
Advance your career with ACC’s Mentoring Program, and research funding and collaboration tools
Receive membership in your local chapter for additional networking and educational opportunities locally
How to Apply: The Application Process
To apply, submit your application packet consisting of:
Completed Application Form
Copy of Your Practicing License License OR NCCPA certification if you are federally employed in the US