California Chapter
American College of Cardiology
Member Value & Engagement
Purposeful Education
Data, Information & Knowledge
Transformation of Care
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Issues for your Heart
Explore facilitating international exchanges for Cardiovascular Professionals with this on-line resource.
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Conferences & Symposiums
October 16-18: Maui Cardiovascular Symposium
October 21-23: Cardiovascular Interventions
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This portion of our site is for you, our patient. We hope to help you learn more about cardiology and cardiologists.
Patients
Read our frequent Legislative Reports and learn what the ACC has accomplished and how to donate to our political action committee.
Advocacy
Learn about our partners in care: The British Cardiovascular Society, Fellows-in-Training, our Cardiac Care Associates, the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, the Adult Congenital Heart Program, Women in Cardiology and our Practice Managers.
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Learn about the latest News in Cardiology, discover Practice Tools, read our CA ACC and Mended Hearts Newsletters, understand our Guidelines for Referral to a Cardiovascular Specialist, visit our Store, our Photo Gallery and our Member Roster (password protected).
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About Our Chapter

The purpose of the Chapter shall be to contribute to the prevention of cardiovascular diseases, to ensure optimal quality care for the individuals with such diseases and to foster the highest professional ethical standards.
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Chapter Leadership

Meet our volunteer Executive Committee, Board of Directors and Committees & Committee Chairs. Get to know our chapter governance structure and find out how you can get involved.
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Our 2014 Focus

The ACC is THE Professional Home for Cardiovascular Specialists and the Care Team.

To represent YOU, the ACC is actively working on:
Member Value & Engagement
Purposeful Education
Data, Information & Knowledge
Transformation of Care
Advocacy
Population Health
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Chapter Store

Your California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology (CA ACC) is proud to offer several items bearing the CA ACC logo. Wear your CA ACC membership with pride with items perfect for the home, office or hospital.
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California ACC Calendar of Events

August 8, 2014: 7th Annual Northern California Cardiac Care Associate Symposium

JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square | If you join the ACC, registration for the CCA Symposium is free! Details in our Calendar or flyer.

September 5-6, 2014: California Heart Rhythm Symposium 2014

Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills | The symposium brings together leaders in cardiac arrhythmias to provide a forum for presentation and discussion of the latest advances.

September 6, 2014: 5th Annual Cardiology Update: New Developments

The Island Hotel, Newport Beach, CA | This educational activity is designed to present state-of-the-art knowledge in cardiovascular disease.

September 9, 2014: Stanford Frontiers in Cardiovascular Science Weekly Meeting

Stanford, CA | Speaker: Howard Bachner, MD Editor-in-chief, JAMA

September 14 - 16, 2014: ACC’s 2014 Legislative Conference

Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC | Meetings with Congress and reception and dinner featuring James Carville and Mary Matalin
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California ACC Latest News

International Exchange Database

Explore facilitating international exchanges for Cardiovascular Professionals with this on-line resource. [News from July 27, 2014]

Legislative Advocacy News: California State Senate Video On-demand

.Congratulations to the CA ACC for our positive advocacy efforts on behalf of patients! View video. [News from July 13, 2014]

Lifetime Achievement Award Ceremony

Anthony N. DeMaria, MD, MACC is honored. View our Gallery.

Legislative Report #262

MICRA Initiative Qualifies For November 2014 Ballot

Dr. George Lafayette Smith, Jr., MD Passes Away April 15, 2014

Celebration of George’s life set for June 7 at 11: AM at Sonoma Country Day School in Santa Rosa.

July 2014 Newsletter for Mended Hearts, Chapter 370, Salinas Valley

Includes Nutritional Needs for Atrial Fibrillation, CPR Training, Meetings and recipes.

June/July 2014 Newsletter for Mended Hearts, Chapter 62, San Diego

Includes News from our President, Meeting Schedules, Funny Things to Ponder, New Members, Sunshine Page, Membership Application.
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