Membership Selection

Please choose the level of membership that meets your professional needs and career stage. Click on the 'more info' links to learn more. Each membership tier includes the basic benefits:
  • Countless networking opportunities with like-minded professionals
  • Priority Registration and Housing for Scientific Sessions and the International Stroke Conference
  • Notification about AHA national and affiliate research funding opportunities and deadlines
  • Notice about upcoming AHA scientific conferences and requests for abstract
  • Special opportunities to volunteer to become a peer reviewer of manuscripts, research applications and abstract for meetings
  • Opportunity to apply for and receive Council Awards
  • Unlimited access within AHA's Professional Online Network
  • Access to the AHA Learning Library, a web portal to a broad spectrum of professional resources provided by the AHA and organized in themed communities roughly corresponding to the AHA councils, as determined by membership tier and AHA journal selections.
  • Connections quarterly newsletter with council-specific information
  • Inclusion in and access to the online AHA/ASA Professional Membership Directory
  • Complimentary You're the Cure Advocacy e-newsletter
  • Opportunity to help develop legislative policy and participate in advocacy programs
  • AHA/ASA Professional Membership card, certificate, and lapel pin  (note: certificate and pin available upon request)
  • Special briefing on legislative and regulatory issues to members who participate in AHA Lobby Day in Washington, D.C.
  • Research grant application fee ($100) waived for members
  • Discount for article publication charges for accepted articles in JAHA – Journal of the American Heart Association, the AHA/ASA's Open Access journal
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  Membership Tiers Cost
Premium Professional Plus  More Info
The perfect membership for the individual who desires maximum involvement in the AHA/ASA. Receive the highest level of benefits.

  • Council Affiliations
    • Affiliate with up to two of our 16 Scientific Councils
    • (Optional) Affiliate with a third council for an additional $60/year
  • AHA Learning Library
    • Access to all 11 online AHA scientific journals (full text)
    • Online access to non-AHA affiliated journals
    • 24-hour cardiovascular news feed
    • Up to 36 tokens to apply towards CME courses available online through Circulation, Stroke, and Hypertension with subscription to one or more of those journals
  • Conferences and Education
    • Up to $370 off Scientific Sessions registration
    • Up to $300 off specialty conference registration
    • Up to $300 off International Stroke Conference registration
    • Up to $200 off symposia
    • Complimentary access to Science OnDemand® products, up to $300 value (restrictions apply*)
  • Scientific Publications
    • Substantial discounts to print AHA scientific journal subscriptions
    • 20% off on a selection of LWW Titles
    • 25% off Wiley-Blackwell books, including books in the AHA Clinical Series
  • Opportunities
    • Email updates tailored to deliver subspecialty content dealing with clinical and/or research topics, news releases, recent articles, "hot" news, etc.
    • Opportunity to become a Fellow of the American Heart Association (FAHA)
    • Leadership Opportunities: national science officer, board member, committee member, council officer, and journal editor
    • Achieve Golden and Silver Heart Membership
    • Opportunity to be a part of the Emeritus Membership program
    • Mentor young healthcare professionals and beginning investigators
Please Note: If paying the full dues in one installment is impacting your decision to join, we can work with you to keep you connected.
$450.00
Premium Professional  More Info
This level of membership is for the individual who desires to be involved in the AHA/ASA at a significant level and receive considerable benefits.

  • Council Affiliations
    • Affiliate with up to two of our 16 Scientific Councils
    • (Optional) Affiliate with a third council for an additional $60/year
  • AHA Learning Library
    • Access to 7 online AHA scientific journals of your choice (full text)
    • Online access to non-AHA affiliated journals
    • 24-hour cardiovascular news feed
    • Up to 36 tokens to apply towards CME courses available online through Circulation, Stroke, and Hypertension with subscription to one or more of those journals
  • Conferences and Education
    • Up to $370 off Scientific Sessions registration
    • Up to $300 off specialty conference registration
    • Up to $300 off International Stroke Conference registration
    • Up to $200 off symposia
    • Complimentary access to Science OnDemand® products, up to $300 value (restrictions apply*)
  • Scientific Publications
    • Substantial discounts to print AHA scientific journal subscriptions
    • 20% off on a selection of LWW Titles
    • 25% off Wiley-Blackwell books, including books in the AHA Clinical Series
  • Opportunities
    • Email updates tailored to deliver subspecialty content dealing with clinical and/or research topics, news releases, recent articles, "hot" news, etc.
    • Opportunity to become a Fellow of the American Heart Association (FAHA)
    • Leadership Opportunities: national science officer, board member, committee member, council officer, and journal editor
    • Achieve Golden and Silver Heart Membership
    • Opportunity to be a part of the Emeritus Membership program
    • Mentor young healthcare professionals and beginning investigators
Please Note: If paying the full dues in one installment is impacting your decision to join, we can work with you to keep you connected.
$250.00
Early Career  More Info
This level of membership is designed for Investigators, Clinicians, or Healthcare Providers who have completed training within the last four years and MDs or PhDs in the first four years after their first faculty appointment. Only eligible in this level for a maximum of four years.

  • Council Affiliations
    • Affiliate with one of our 16 Scientific Councils
    • (Optional) Affiliate with a second council for an additional $50/year
  • Conferences and Education
    • Up to $400 off Scientific Sessions registration
    • Up to $300 off specialty conference registration
    • Up to $100 off International Stroke Conference registration
    • Up to $200 off symposia
    • Complimentary access to Science OnDemand® products, up to $300 value (restrictions apply*)
  • Scientific Publications
    • Substantial discounts to print AHA scientific journal subscriptions
    • 20% off on a selection of LWW Titles
    • 25% off Wiley-Blackwell books, including books in the AHA Clinical Series
  • Opportunities
    • Email updates tailored to deliver subspecialty content dealing with clinical and/or research topics, news releases, recent articles, "hot" news, etc.
    • Opportunity to apply for scholarships and travel grants to AHA/ASA scientific meetings
    • Opportunity to be a part of mentoring programs and other career development opportunities

Please indicate number of years since completion of training:
 
1st year after completion.
2nd year after completion.
3rd year after completion.
4th year after completion.
 
AHA Learning Library - Check here for online access which includes:
(For an additional $84.00/year)

  • Access to 7 online AHA scientific journals of your choice (full text)
  • Substantial discounts to online AHA scientific journal subscriptions
  • Online access to non-AHA affiliated journals
  • 24-hour cardiovascular news feed
  • Up to 36 tokens to apply towards CME courses available online through Circulation, Stroke, and Hypertension with subscription to one or more of those journals
 
$75.00
Student/Trainee  More Info
This level of membership is designed for those still in training as an undergraduate, graduate or postdoctoral/clinical fellow. Only eligible in this level for a maximum of four years.

  • Council Affiliations
    • Affiliate with one of our 16 Scientific Councils
    • (Optional) Affiliate with a second council for an additional $50/year
  • Conferences and Education
    • Up to $400 off Scientific Sessions registration
    • Up to $300 off specialty conference registration
    • Up to $100 off International Stroke Conference registration
    • Up to $200 off symposia
    • Complimentary access to Science OnDemand® products, up to $300 value (restrictions apply*)
  • Scientific Publications
    • Substantial discounts to print AHA scientific journal subscriptions
    • 20% off on a selection of LWW Titles
    • 25% off Wiley-Blackwell books, including books in the AHA Clinical Series
  • Opportunities
    • Email updates tailored to deliver subspecialty content dealing with clinical and/or research topics, news releases, recent articles, "hot" news, etc.
    • Opportunity to apply for scholarships and travel grants to AHA/ASA scientific meetings
    • Opportunity to be a part of mentoring programs and other career development opportunities

I certify that I am eligible for this category based on the criteria described in the more info link above.
AHA Learning Library - Check here for online access which includes:
(For an additional $84.00/year)

  • Access to 7 online AHA scientific journals of your choice (full text)
  • Substantial discounts to online AHA scientific journal subscriptions
  • Online access to non-AHA affiliated journals
  • 24-hour cardiovascular news feed
  • Up to 36 tokens to apply towards CME courses available online through Circulation, Stroke, and Hypertension with subscription to one or more of those journals
 
$75.00
General Professional  More Info
The General Professional membership tier is for those who only wish to receive the basic benefits of membership.

  • Council Affiliations
    • Affiliate with one of our 16 Scientific Councils
  • Scientific Publications
    • May select online and print AHA scientific journals for an additional cost
  • Opportunities
    • Email updates tailored to deliver subspecialty content dealing with clinical and/or research topics, news releases, recent articles, "hot" news, etc.
Please Note: Payment Plan available on Premium Professional Plus & Premium Professional memberships.
$75.00