Cardiovascular Team

The ACC’s Cardiovascular Team Member | CVT

Welcome to the ACC’s California Chapter Cardiovascular Team Member Section, the home for cardiovascular team professionals within the ACC, advocating for and advancing priorities of interest to the community.

The CA ACC CVT Annual Symposium Oct 23, 2021

Thank you to our event supporter

CA ACC NP’s promote CVT Membership
Mary Schoenbaum, RN, ACNP-C, AACC [pictured left] and Tracy Finegan, NP [pictured right] have been involved in some fun activities to help increase number of CVT members at the “New Innovations in Heart Failure” in LA.

The American College of Cardiology is offering free membership (up to $138 savings) to AACC or CV Team members through December 31, 2021.

and reference “HereForYou” on the membership application to get FREE membership.

Benefits include:

– Free digital access to JACC
– Clinical Guidelines
– Discounts on live courses and education
– In-person and online networking opportunities

CVT Leadership, Past & Present

[August 2019] Northern CVT Chair, Julia Itsikson, CNS, AACC (left) and Immediate Past Northern CVT Chair, Evelyn Taverna, NP, CNS, AACC (right) at the 12th Annual Northern California Cardiovascular Team (CVT) Symposium.

CVT Award Banquet

[Winter 2019] The CVT Annual award banquet held at the beautiful Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills in November 2018 brought an award to our very own Julia Itsikson, RN, CNS as Cardiovascular Team Member of the Year. Julia is well deserving of this award dedicating herself to the field of Cardiology on the Heart Failure Team at Stanford University as well as the Northern California Liaison for the CVT Section of CA ACC. Congratulations to Julia!