We advance heart health for all
We set standards for excellence in heart health and care, build the knowledge and expertise of the heart team, and influence policy and advocate for the heart health of all Canadians.
Continuing professional development
We offer in-person and online learning activities to cardiovascular professionals at all stages of their career. We are also recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as a fully accredited provider of CPD credits within the College’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.Learn more
Join CCS or renew your membership
We are the principal association of professionals involved with cardiovascular health and care in Canada. Our priority is to provide you with resources and opportunities to advance your career and support the important work you do for patients and the cardiovascular community.
A proud past and a bright future
Did you know the Canadian Cardiovascular Society turns 75 on June 24th, 2022? We certainly plan to celebrate this diamond anniversary on the actual day, but this milestone is deserving of a year-long celebration. We look forward to sharing stories, photos, and anecdotes that tell our proud history, showcase the members who have contributed to our growth over the last 75 years and who have ensured our success for years to come.Learn more
One Heart Team
One Heart Team is the model for the relationship between the CCS and the 13 Affiliate organizations. It defines how CCS and the Affiliates will work together on common priorities, including membership, the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, guidelines, continuing professional development, fundraising and advocacy. The agreement came into effect in January 2020.Learn more
Trainees represent the future of cardiovascular care in Canada and are an essential part of our membership. Our Trainee Committee is dedicated to providing trainees with valuable programs and services tailored to their needs as they progress through their training.
Learn more about the relationship between CCS trainees and faculty in cardiovascular medicine, science, and surgery across Canada.
Prepare for your Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons exam. You’ll get realistic exposure to the examination process and an opportunity for feedback from faculty.
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Support trainees through the CCSAThe Canadian Cardiovascular Society Academy supports education, research, scholarships and bursaries for medical students and prospective cardiovascular specialists. Show your support for the Academy through an Online Donation or a Gift of Securities.