Invitation to Become a Member of

The International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences - North AMERICAN SECTION (IACS-NAS)

Lifetime Member Student/Trainee Member 1-Year Member 3-Year Member
$1,000.00 $50.00/Year $100.00/Year $250.00/3 Years

I am delighted to invite you on behalf of International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences - North AMERICAN SECTION (IACS-NAS) to become a member and active participant today.

The IACS ( was founded in 1996 with its head quarter in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Established by renowned Cardiovascular Scientists, Surgeons, and Cardiologists, the Academy provides the organizational structure for the world-wide sharing of the knowledge to promote cardiovascular education, research, and prevention. The IACS Council receives nomination and selects established professionals of high reputation for awarding Fellowships of the Academy.

The official bulletin of the IACS is the CV Network (

The annual meetings of the IACS-NAS ( are organized to critically review, exchange information, and disseminate the current knowledge on the underlying pathogenesis of cardiovascular diseases and translational approaches into prevention, novel diagnostic, and treatment strategies, and enhance collaboration. This meeting is attended by top notch scientists, investigators, and health professionals from all over the world. Special emphasis is given to actively involve trainees and junior/early-stage investigators, educate them with the current knowledge in cardiovascular research, and provide opportunities for professional development and career networking. In the oral and poster presentations, pre- and postdoctoral trainees, including graduate and medical students, clinical residents/fellows, and young investigators are encouraged to compete for awards and travel grants. Distinguished achievements are recognized especially with the Academy's “Medal of Merit”, Distinguished achievement, Distinguished Service, Leadership, and other several Named Awards).

As a valuable member of the IACS-NAS, in addition to many opportunities and perks, you will enjoy the following:

  • Discounted registration fee at the annual meeting (paid membership by 31st December will be eligible for discounted registration in the following year)
  • Priority registration and housing for scientific conferences
  • IACS-NAS Leadership opportunities
  • Consideration to become a Fellow of the IACS
  • Eligible for IACS-NAS Council awards and travel grants
  • Workshops
  • Networking with colleagues and established investigators
  • Complimentary access to the IACS CV Network

Please click here to sign up and become member today of the pre-eminent cardiovascular scientific society and read more about the annual events of the IACS-NAS.

Thank you for your consideration to become part of our community of cardiovascular researchers. I look forward to welcoming you as a new member of the IACS-NAS and hope to see you at our annual meetings, the upcoming 10 th annual meeting in Tampa, FL.

Best regards,
Devendra K. Agrawal, PhD, MBA
Secretary General and Treasurer

Policies: IACS-NAS membership dues are nonrefundable, nontransferable, nor prorated. It belongs to the individual, not the institution or corporation. IACS-NAS members can cancel their membership at any time; however, no portion of their membership dues shall be prorated or refunded. The paid membership in the previous year will qualify for discounted registration in the following year. Membership can be transferred to a new address when the employment changes. However, it is member's responsibility to update the information with IACS-NAS.


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