Member Benefits and Categories:

Membership with AACVPR provides access to first-rate education from experts in the field, a multidisciplinary network of cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation professionals, and the latest updates on regulatory standards and reimbursement issues. Membership offers ways to grow your knowledge, advance your career, and shape the field of cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation to save and improve lives. AACVPR only offers individual memberships, not organizational memberships; memberships are non-transferable.

Click on one of the membership types below to visit the category and benefits:



If you have any questions about the following membership categories and their benefits, please do not hesitate to contact AACVPR Headquarters via e-mail at or by calling 312/321-5146

Professional Membership

As an AACVPR Professional member, you will receive:

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EducationAdvantage Membership 

AACVPR is proud to introduce its newest member category, the EducationAdvantage Membership. Now, you can get all of the benefits that come with AACVPR Professional Membership, plus Webcast registration and AACVPR or nursing continuing education credits (CEC’s), for one low price.

To better understand this membership category, click here to review frequently asked questions that may help clarify the EducationAdvantage Membership. If you have any further questions, please contact AACVPR Headquarters via e-mail at or by calling 312/321-5146.

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Joint Affiliate Membership  






If you work or reside in the state of Alabama, Arizona, Delaware, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Missouri/Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, or Wisconsin, or if you are a Cardiac Rehabilitation professional in the state of California, you are only eligible for the Joint Affiliate Membership type but get the best of both worlds–the EducationAdvantage Membership at the Professional Membership rate! With your Joint Affiliate Membership, you will pay yearly dues and receive all of the benefits EducationAdvantage and Professional Memberships offer. In addition, you are automatically enrolled as a member of your state society, gaining you access to your local network and resources! Click here to watch a short video on what you receive as a Joint Affiliate.

If you think your state would benefit from being a Joint Affiliate, or to learn more about this partnership and membership category, please contact Andrew Miller, Membership Coordinator, via e-mail to

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Student Membership

One of the best ways to prepare yourself for a career in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation is to gain access to a network of leading professionals in the field, receive significant discounts on education that is specific to the profession, and view job postings to jump start your career, and AACVPR Student Membership does just that! With Student Membership, you pay a reduced membership fee to gain access to all of the resources that come with the Professional Membership. All you need to do is provide documentation of your student status and you will be offered this great rate. Learn more.

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