A portfolio of content dedicated to the cardiovascular and stroke professional.

Our organization was founded by cardiologists. To this day, we strive to support professionals in the fight against cardiovascular disease and stroke.

You can always turn to the American Heart Association for reliable science, guidelines for heart health and many other resources.

Join and make a difference Renew or join as a Professional Member of the American Heart Association. As a member, you’ll enjoy opportunities to share and collaborate with other clinicians, scientists and healthcare professionals.

Various membership levels allow you to affiliate with our Scientific Councils and give you online access to AHA Scientific Journals. You can renew or join for as little as $81/year.

We’re here for you.

We make it our mission to support professionals in the field. Together, we can make a significant impact.

Professional Heart Daily

Rely on Professional Heart Daily for the latest highlights from our journals, science news and continuing education efforts. Select the community that’s most pertinent for you. Also find related resources.

American Heart Association

American Heart Association | American Stroke Association

As a division of the American Heart Association, the American Stroke Association is dedicated to fighting stroke. Visit our Stroke Resource Center for the tools you need to facilitate stroke prevention, treatment and recovery.

stroke patient

CPR & ECC: A Lifesaving Focus

The AHA plays a leading role in CPR and ECC (Emergency Cardiovascular Care) education. Our education initiatives continue to demonstrate resuscitation quality improvement for enterprises large and small.

CPR group

Quality Improvement

The AHA wants to equip professionals with the tools and resources necessary to improve care as well as patient outcomes. Learn how our quality programs can benefit your organization.

vials and beakers in a research lab

Personalized Medicine and Cardiovascular Care

The AHA's Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine (The Institute) aims to develop the science and practice of personalized medicine to improve the cardiovascular health of individuals and populations. Learn more about The Institute’s advances at the individual, community and national levels.