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The International Consortium of Circulatory Assist Clinicians (ICCAC) is a multi-national professional mentoring organization of mechanical circulatory assist device clinicians whose mission is to share information, educate and support individuals in this field to achieve optimal outcomes for patients requiring mechanical circulatory support, and to support efforts in the area of device clinical research and development.

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Membership Dues 2024 Just Released

ICCAC Faithful, thank you for being a valued and dedicated member of ICCAC! As we close out 2023 with another amazing year of growth and reach for our members, we wanted to announce our new rates for 2024.  

As always, ICCAC seeks to invest 100% of its membership dues back into society initiatives. To maintain and grow our impact for our members the ICCAC board decided to increase the price of our membership from $100 to $125 per year. If you selected Auto-Renew, your card on your profile will automatically be charged in the beginning of 2024.  

IF YOU DID NOT SELECT auto renew by the end of 2023, your membership price will be $130. 

All targeted professionals with discounts who selected auto-renew will only be charged $25 for 2023. Any of the targeted professionals who DID NOT SELECT auto-renew will be charged $30 in 2024. 

These adjustments will allow us to deliver even more Best Practices, Travel Scholarships, Mentorship Offerings, Webinars with CE's, Policy Positions, Research and visibility at other events 

Thank you for all you do! We hope you join us again in 2024!

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