Membership of EACTA is open to all professionals interested in the field of cardiac, thoracic and vascular anaesthesia and critical care including nurses, perfusionsists and anaesthetic assistants.

EACTA membership benefits:

  • Reduced registration fee for the EACTA Annual Congress
  • Reduced registration fee at the EACTA Echo Course
  • Free to access the EACTA eAcademy
  • Free online access to the electronic version of the JCVA - Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia (current subscription rate $595 US per year)
  • Eligibility to apply for Clinical Fellowships and Research Grants
  • Eligibility for EACTA officer positions
  • Voting rights on the EACTA Subspecialty Committees
  • Reduced registration fee at basic and advanced courses on trans-oesophageal echocardiography (TOE), TOE exam and accreditation


Membership period:

  • 1 calendar year (January 1 - December 31)
  • starting from date of payment
  • ideally January 1 until December 31


Important dates:

  • Online membership renewal is available from December 1 of the preceeding year
  • Membership dues must be paid by March 31 of the corresponding calendar year to benefit fully from all EACTA membership advantages


Become an EACTA member

If you have any difficulty applying for/renewing your membership or have any queries regarding membership please contact us using the details below.

EACTA Executive Office
European Association of Cardiothoracic Anaesthesiology (EACTA)
c/o MCI Deutschland GmbH
Markgrafenstrasse 56
10117 Berlin, Germany