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The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) is unique in its ability to unite healthcare professionals
on different continents and in every subspecialty to advance cardiovascular science.

As an ESC Professional Member, you can access an array of resources, educational tools,
and networking opportunities to advance your knowledge and expand your horizons.

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A community of peers

By joining the ESC you are part of the world’s largest community of healthcare professionals working to push the boundaries of cardiovascular science so that people can lead longer, healthier lives.

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The network to join

Expand your connection. Discover colleagues who face the same situations and challenges as you. Meet them and share your experiences -- in person and online.

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Membership packages

Pick up the two memberships that suit your needs, interests. Create your own membership package. Benefit from significant discounts.  Launch offer: Remaining of 2017 is included in 2018 membership

ESC Professional

ESC Congress
A significant discount on standard registration fee,
and exclusive access to the ESC Professional Members’ Lounge

Free and early access to the online offer based on the ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine 3rd Edition

Free online access to the EHJ or CVR
and discount on APC for EHJ Case Reports – Open Access

Free access to CME accredited live and recorded webinars,
and 260 online courses

Free access to the ESC Member Directory


Choose another offer

Select another offer

  • General Cardiology
  • Acute Cardiovascular Care
  • Imaging
  • Prevention & Rehabilitation
  • Heart Rhythm / Arrhythmias
  • Heart Failure

All our membership offers

Launch offer: Remaining of 2017 is included in 2018 membership

With three membership levels and a special offer for the young professionals, the EACVI membership offer is tailored to fit your needs.  Choose the level of membership that best suits you!

The membership is run by calendar year (January-December).

EACVI Membership benefits2018




Services & Discounts

Discount on the online version of the EHJ-CI   included included
Discount on the printed version of the EHJ-CI    included
Reception of the quarterly EACVI newsletter
Reduced registration fee for EACVI courses   
Registration discount to EuroEcho-Imaging and EuroCMR  
Discount on EACVI certification exams   
Discount on EACVI tutorials   
Discount on EACVI Educational products   
Access to the EACVI clinical case gallery   
Access to the EACVI online education platform   
Access to EACVI post congresses and courses resources  
Free access to EACVI webinars recordings  
Free access to EACVI webinars (11+ sessions)  
Yearly subscription to the online EHJ-CI  
Yearly subscription to the printed version of the EHJ-CI    

Career enhancement

Opportunity to apply for EACVI research & training grants   
Access to the EACVI Directory of CVI Laboratories  
Access to the member's lounge at EACVI Congresses   
Opportunity to apply for EACVI travel grants / awards    
Access to the Membership directory  


Voting rights at EACVI board elections*  
Eligible to apply for EACVI board member position*  
Voting rights at EACVI sections elections*  
Eligible to apply for EACVI sections, committees & study group positions    
* Only for ESC member countries      

Membership fees (including VAT) for 2018



Physicians & Cardiologists



Physicians & Cardiologists



Physicians & Cardiologists



Below 38 years old or in training (Below 40 yrs old), Nurses & Technicians



Below 38 years old or in training (Below 40 yrs old), Nurses & Technicians



Below 38 years old or in training (Below 40 yrs old), Nurses & Technicians




Services & Discounts*

Quarterly E-newsletters

Always in a hurry? The EACVI informs its members quarterly about the latest initiatives and activities of their association. All you need to know about the EACVI latest news at a glance!

Online Educational platform

The EACVI is committed to provide high-quality educational and scientific online resources and help its members enhancing their continued medical training. EACVI members get exclusive access to the platform which includes:

  • Webinars (Live Online Courses)
  • Imaging Toolboxes
  • Basic echocardiography course
  • Pocket Size Ultrasound Devices Course
  • EACVI Echocardiography e-learning course
  • Imaging Case Gallery
  • Content from EACVI past congresses
  • EACVI Recommendations
  • WikiEcho encyclopaedia

Educational products

The EACVI produces educational products such as:

  • Textbook on Echocardiography 2017 - New
  • Pocket guides on CMR
  • Abridged recommendations
  • Compendium 2017 - New
  • Echo Hand Book
  • Scientific posters

Specials discounts for EACVI members. For more detailed information on each product please click here.

Certification exams

Successful completion of the EACVI certification process provides formal acknowledgement to individuals and European recognition, governed by a scientific society.  Certification in CHD, TEE, TTE and CHD at a discounted rate.

Teaching courses

The EACVI organises several teaching courses per year in collaboration with National working groups of Echocardiography. Members can register at a special rate.

EACVI Congresses

Get significant discounts on the registration fees of EACVI’s three congresses and meet worldwide Cardiovascular Imaging experts.

European Heart Journal on Cardiovascular Imaging (EHJ-CI)

Get access to the online or print version of the European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging (EHJ-CI). The journal publishes monthly high-quality, peer-reviewed articles on the ultrasonic examination of the cardiovascular system. Impact Factor 2016 = 4.293 (New record)

Career enhancement*

VIP at EACVI Congresses

The Association wants to welcome its members at its best and make them feel at home by having specific initiatives tailored just for them (member's lounge, discounts on educational products etc).

EACVI Grants in research & training

The EACVI offers Research and training grants to help young experts in obtaining valuable experience and skills in a high standard academic centre in an ESC member country, other than their own.  Don't miss this opportunity to get specialised training or research in a non-invasive cardiovascular imaging technique!

Membership directory

Access your membership directory to find EACVI members from your country and network.


Voting rights at EACVI Sections & Board elections

Only EACVI members can vote for their candidates to the EACVI Section and Board elections, occurring every two years.  

Eligible for EACVI Sections, Committee & Board member positions

Only EACVI members can apply for EACVI positions. Get more involved and make a change!

Automatic ESC membership

EACVI membership offers automatic ESC membership. Many more benefits included in only one membership !

* Discounts and Benefits depend on your selected membership level.

Specific sub-specialties and domains

ESC Working Groups bring experts in their field to provide education, share expertise and facilitate exchange for best practice and ongoing medical development.
ESC Councils focus on sharing knowledge, encouraging research and education, and developing career opportunities.

Find the ones that suit your profile.

Frequently asked questions

You still have some questions?

Please visit our Frequently Asked Question page.