Members | Australian Cardiovascular Alliance (ACvA)
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Membership renewals for ACvA are now open for 2021. We have transitioned to a new membership software system. Notifications have been sent out to all expired members with instructions on how to log in and renew. Membership renewals have been extended until 30 June and no back fees will be applicable.
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Membership is open to individuals, scientific societies, institutions and organisations committed to quality cardiovascular research in Australia.
Membership fees are payable annually with membership running over the calendar year (January to December). The Membership Committee reviews all applications, before membership is granted.
Individual Membership: Individual researchers and clinicians are invited to become members.
The fee for individual members is $50 + GST which entitles the member to full website access, latest news, receipt of e-newsletters as well as details on Foundation grants and joint funding initiatives.
Industry & Institutional Membership: Industry & Institution members are invited to join the ACvA. These memberships confer a range of specific benefits, including two votes per membership at our Annual General Meeting. By being a member of the ACvA, your organisation is ultimately investing in a cultural shift towards a diverse, inclusive, and sustainable research ecosystem serving Health and the economy.
The fee for Industry members is $5,000 + GST
The fee for Institutional membership is $2,500 + GST
The full list of membership benefits can be found HERE.
Member organisations work together advocating and developing national strategies for maximising the impact of Australian cardiovascular research. The Alliance harnesses Australia’s leading national clinical and scientific societies as well as individual research institutes to present a united voice and promotes the development of strong collaborative networks between cardiovascular researchers Australia-wide.
List of Member Organisations
Australian Atherosclerosis Society
Australian NZ Society for Vascular Surgery
Australian Vascular Biology Society (AVBS)
Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand
Cardiovascular Disease Program, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Faculty of Medicine UNSW
Heart, Lung and Circulation
High Blood Pressure Research Council of Australia
La Trobe University
Menzies Institute for Medical Research
NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, the University of Sydney
South Australian Health & Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)
The George Institute
The University of Sydney – Cardiovascular Initiative
The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute
Cardiovascular pharmaceutical and device companies are major players in the global biotech sector and ACvA industry members pursue goals that include the translation of evidence-based diagnostics and therapeutics to Australia in order to improve health.
Industry members support the goals of the ACvA through their membership fees, enabling the development and roll out of projects related to the mission of the ACvA. Industry members also participate in industry round table meetings with ACvA members where a bipartisan approach to common goals for the Australian public, such as improved access to quality medicines may be discussed and progressed.