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.

Benefits of Membership

  • Reduced registration fee for the EACTA Annual Congress
  • Reduced registration fee at the EACTA Echo Course
  • Free 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 to apply for EACTA officer positions
  • Eligibility to join in the EACTA Subspecialty Committees
  • Reduced registration fee at basic and advanced courses on trans-oesophageal echocardiography (TOE), TOE exam and accreditation


EACTA membership prices:

Membership type Price per year
EACTA full Member € 100
Paper version of JCVA* € 60

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* The standard membership subscription includes electronic access to the JCVA (Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia) only. Please expect about 1-2 months before gaining electronic access to the journal. Please make sure that your mailing details are kept updated as sending previous issues is not possible.
There is also the possibility to receive the paper version of the JCVA for additional €60. These are published in February, April, June, August, October and December each year. The journal is advised of the updated membership list every 2 months. To get all paper versions of JCVA (Feb, April, June, August, October, December) in time, EACTA needs to receive your payment by December, 15th of each year at the latest. Please expect about 2 months before receiving the first copy of the journal due to printing and delivery time. Previous issues of the journal are not available.