Canadian Cardiovascular Society

Become a CCS Member Today!

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society™ (CCS).

Categories of Membership

Regular Members are specialists in cardiovascular health and diseases, or specialists who do not have a specialty qualification in a cardiovascular discipline but are recognized as having a major interest and time commitment to cardiovascular disease, or those with doctorates who are directly involved in cardiovascular teaching and research.

Members-in-Training are those individuals who are currently engaged in a formal Canadian cardiovascular-related training program, such as:

  • Adult Cardiology
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Trainees  who are furthering their training in a cardiovascular subspecialty area (eg echocardiography, electrophysiology and interventional cardiology)
  • Research Trainees at the PhD or Postdoctoral levels in cardiovascular sciences

Application requirements for Member-in-Training applicants:

  • Name of Program Director
  • No administrative fee

How to join

Please click Become a Member below and you will be directed to You will be required to create an account if you do not already have one.

Annual membership dues

Membership dues for Regular and Associate memberships are invoiced on a calendar year. You will receive your renewal notice in January/February following formal approval of your application. Membership dues are subject to change.CCS Regular Members: $575.00 (plus applicable taxes based on residence)Membership Dues for Members-in-Training are complimentary as long as they are engaged in formal training.

Application Deadlines

Complete applications are reviewed three times per year. The deadlines are:

Application deadlineCouncil Review
December 1stMarch meeting
April 1stJune meeting
August 1stSeptember teleconference

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