California Chapter
American College of Cardiology
Member Value & Engagement
Purposeful Education
Data, Information & Knowledge
Transformation of Care
Advocacy | Population Health
Read more
Grand Round Videos @
World Class Education from Cedars Sinai Heart Institute
Read more
Conferences & Symposiums
December 18-20, 2015
32nd Annual Advances in Heart Disease, San Francisco
Read more

EHR's suck. Let's make 'em better. Go to and tell the IT and government folks what's up. And check out for lyrics, behind-the-scenes dopeness, and all our other videos. Please share.  
View @ YouTube CA ACC YouTube

View the special webinar for leadership focused on SGR.  
View Webinar
This portion of our site is for you, our patient. We hope to help you learn more about cardiology and cardiologists.
Read our frequent Legislative Reports and learn what the ACC has accomplished and how to donate to our political action committee.
Learn about our partners in care: The British Cardiovascular Society, Fellows-in-Training, our Cardiovascular Team, the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, the Adult Congenital Heart Program, Women in Cardiology and our Practice Managers.
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).

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.
Read more

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.
Read more

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
Population Health
Read more

World Class Education from Cedars Sinai Heart Institute

Visit Cedars Sinai Heart Online Education Center to explore more world class education!
Read more

California ACC Calendar of Events

December 3 - 5, 2015: International Hawaii Symposium on Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities in Heart Failure Conference

The Mauna Lani Bay Hotel | A Comprehensive and Practical Review of Advances in Heart Failure and Biomarkers.

December 17, 2015: CA ACC WIC & FIT Career Dinner Program

Palace Hotel, San Francisco | Networking Reception, Key Note: 5:30 - 9 PM.

December 18-20, 2015: 32nd Annual Advances in Heart Disease

Palace Hotel, San Francisco | From the University of California, San Francisco CME.

January 22 - 24, 2016: Advances in Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center | 31st Annual Case Review with the Experts with 101 Evidence-based Cases.

January 23, 2016: 16th Annual UCSD Heart Failure Symposium for Primary Care and Internal Medicine Physicians

Estancia La Jolla, San Dieto | Focus on New Strategies for Detection and Treatment of Heart Failure.
Visit Our Full Calendar

California ACC Latest News

Hospital To Home: CA ACC Quality Committee Goals to Help

Case Report: The CA ACC Quality Committee’s goal to help our members improve the transition of their patients from the hospital to the community.

Caring for California Fall Newsletter

President’s Corner, News you Can Use, etc.

California Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP)

Mandatory CURES Registration Moved to July 2016.

Leadership Report #278:

CMA and CHA Part of Joint Coalition To Extend Proposition 30 Income Taxes

Mended Hearts November Newsletter

For Chapter 62 | San Diego

Continuing Medical Education Webinar

MedReviews CME offers continuing med educ activity from Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine available thru Jan. 2016.

Get full coverage of ACC's 2015 Legislative Conference

Nearly 400 cardiovascular professionals were in Washington, DC October 18 - 20, learning more about advocating for a quality driven health care system and meeting with members of Congress to share how the ACC is shaping the future of cardiology.

YouTube: Airline Cardiac Emergencies

Watch Now: Oregon ACC Brian Gross, MD and Joaquin Cigarroa, MD explains what to expect when an airline pilot asks for medical help.

Check Out ACC's New Look!

The ACC's new website,, is now live, offering enhanced features and design requested by ACC members. link and Quick Start Guide: