Wisconsin Chapter ACC

About Us

The Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Cardiology is a non-profit organization of cardiologists practicing in the state of Wisconsin committed to the prevention of cardiovascular diseases, quality care for the individuals with such diseases, and the highest professional ethical standards.

Mission/Purpose

The purpose of the Chapter shall be to contribute to the prevention of cardiovascular diseases, to ensure optimal quality care for the individuals with such diseases, and to foster the highest professional ethical standards.

In carrying out these purposes the Chapter shall function, in consultation with the leadership of the College, as an advisor to local and state governmental and professional organizations concerning issues related to cardiovascular disease.

The Chapter shall, in the interests of patients, physicians, and the public in general, maintain a high level of social consciousness and involvement with socioeconomic issues which may influence access to high quality cardiovascular health care for all individuals.

The Wisconsin Chapter exists as an affiliate of the American College of Cardiology (ACC).

American College of Cardiology (ACC National Office)
Heart House
2400 N Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Toll-Free: (800) 253-4636
Phone: (202) 375-6000
Fax: (202) 375-7000

ACC Core Values

  • Professionalism: The interests of patients are primary.
  • Knowledge: The College must promote growth, dissemination and application of knowledge about cardiovascular medicine.
  • Value of the cardiovascular specialist: The cardiovascular profession makes a distinct contribution to medical care that should be recognized and enhanced.
  • Integrity: Honesty, compliance with legal requirements, and ethical behavior are essential in all activities.
  • Member driven: The College and its major activities must be led by active members and must promote volunteerism.
  • Inclusiveness: The College involves a broad range of volunteers that reflects the composition of its membership.