Welcome to ACC's Cardiac Surgery Team Section!

Combining a unique blend of forum and network, the Cardiac Surgery Team Member Section and Leadership Council serves as a College-wide resource for issues related to cardiac surgical professionals. Explore these pages to find out how we do it and who we are.

Become a Member — Join Now.

Serve as a voice for your community and become a part of the Cardiac Surgery Team Member Section and Leadership Council today! To join, opt in on your member profile at any time, call ACC Member Care at (800) 253-4636, ext. 5603 or check the box on your dues statement each Fall.

Member Benefits

The Cardiac Surgery Team Section and Leadership Council membership provides participants with opportunities to make a difference:

  • Network with colleagues
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Advance your career
  • Strengthen your skills
  • Expand upon your interests within the specialty

S. Chris Malaisrie, MD

Message From the Chair

Welcome to ACC's Cardiac Surgery Team Section!

The Surgeons Section strives to develop and implement initiatives that strengthen the surgeon's perspective within the College. We are dedicated to establishing collaboration within the heart team to enhance care for patients. The Section leadership is looking at potential partnerships across relevant ACC Member Sections.
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Section News


ACC Announces Next Clinical Trials Research Program Participants

March 25, 2024


The ACC has selected 50 learners for its 2024-2025 Clinical Trials Research (CTR) program, of whom 28 structural heart cardiologists and surgeons will participate in the program's new REACH (Research, Equity, and Access for Cardiac Health) cohort. View the full list. Learn more about opportunities to advance and sustain programs like CTR here.

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Stay Up to Date on the Evolving Field of Cardio-Obstetrics

September 25, 2023

Educational Opportunities

Join us virtually for Cardio-Obstetrics Essentials: Team-Based Management of Cardiovascular Disease and Pregnancy on Dec. 15. This interprofessional course is focused on providing a basic to intermediate level of education on the evolving field of cardio-obstetrics and will convene a uniquely qualified and diverse group of cardiologists, maternal-fetal specialists and cardio-obstetrics team members.

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