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Call For Candidates for ACCA committee members 2016-2018

Become actively involved in Acute Cardiovascular Care Association (ACCA) by joining one of our 7 committees.

ACCA is searching for active, dedicated and talented candidates to serve on its various committees. We want your voice, your ideas, and your help.

We are pleased to announce that the call for candidates for ACCA Committee members election is now open.

We will be accepting applications from Wednesday, November 9th, to Wednesday November 30th (23:59 CET).

Learn more about:

 Open positions:

  • Membership and National Cardiac Societies relations (2 positions)
  • Affiliated Cardiac Societies, ESC Associations, Councils and Working Groups (2 positions)
  • Scientific Activities (2 positions)
  • Acute Cardiovascular Care Congress (2 positions)
  • Web, Communication and Press (2 positions)
  • Education and Training (3 positions)
  • YOUNG ACCA YAC³ (2 positions) - Candidates must be under 40 years old

Who can apply?

Healthcare professionals with an interest in acute cardiovascular care and or intensive care,
who have subscribed to an ACCA membership 2016 or 2017

Not yet a member? Join the community 2017


Candidates can apply to up to two committees.
All candidacies will be reviewed by the board and a short list will be presented to ACCA members for online voting.

Download CV template

Fill-in the e-form

Responsibilities of committee members:

  • To actively participate in committee meetings and calls
  • To contribute and invest time/effort in committee initiatives
  • To deliver in a timely manner tasks assigned by the committee Chair

Candidates will have to show their will / agreement to actually deliver with enthusiasm what the board expects and be prepared to work in a team.

Who can vote?

Any 2016 ACCA paying members who joined the association before 12/10/16

Election timelines:

09 November – 30 November 2016 (23:59 CET): Call for candidates
01 December - 7 December 2016: Application review and selection of the candidates by the ACCA board
12 December – 12 January 2017 (23:59 CET): Electronic vote
16 January 2017: Results announcement on ACCA website.