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October 12, 2018 | 11th Annual Northern California CVT Symposium
Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront
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Dr. Myrvin H. Ellestad
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The ACC provides tools and resources that support you in your efforts to provide high quality cardiovascular care to patients. From training through retirement, membership brings with it benefits that help you transform cardiovascular care andimprove heart health.
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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 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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California ACC Latest News

Videos from the Tech Symposium 2018

Watch videos from speakers and attendees of the Tech Symposium 2018 as they share how cardiologists can use social media, VR, AI and machine learning appropriately at the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology Tech Symposium 2018, held June 9, 2018.

Early Career Travel Award Program Deadline: August 17, 2018

2-day program to attract and stimulate early career investigators interested in cardiovascular aging research. Twelve $1000 Travel Awards to support attendance by qualified trainees and junior investigators

New Legislative Report

Primary Election Results - Newsom and Cox Top Two for Governor - Democrats Lose Supermajority in State Senate

Early Career, CVT & FITS Travel Awards to ACC's 2018 Legislative Conference

The award provides funding for travel, lodging and other expenses to and from the Conference held September 30 - October 2, 2018.

Rate Regulation for Healthcare Providers Passes Assembly Health Committee

AB 3087 was amended April 2018 to establish an 11 person commission to set rates for all healthcare providers (Hospitals, physicians, dentists, and other health providers) for commercially insured patients.

View our 2018 Leadership Roster

Included are the Executive Committee, Board of Directors and Committees

Award For Achievement in Advocacy

The 2017 Chapter Recognition Award For Achievement in Advocacy was Awarded to the California Chapter

Submit Your Prior Authorization Data

Do your PART to improve the prior authorization process by recording incorrectly denied or difficult requests through ACC's PARTool. The data collected helps the College determine overall prior authorization and test substitution trends by insurer and better understand problematic areas of the process including time burdens, test substitution and peer-to-peer reviews.

Leadership and the ACC:

Developing leaders to transform cardiovascular care and improve heart health

2017 Excellence in Cardiology Fellowship Award Winners

In recognition and appreciation for work in clinical care, teaching, research, leadership, and Academic Achievement.

View Tech Symposium 2017 Speaker Presentations

12 presentation videos from the CA ACC Tech Symposium 2017 held June 10, 2017 in San Francisco.

Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine

Latest issue online.

Get Involved in Grassroots

See how ACC members are ensuring cardiology's voice is heard at the local, state and national level.