Our Mission

The Louisiana Chapter of the American College of Cardiology has 440 members, and is the sate “arm” of the American College of Cardiology (ACC), a 30,000-member national nonprofit medical society and teaching institution. The Louisiana-ACC is the key voice and resource for all concerned with cardiovascular care in Louisiana.

The LA-ACC was founded in 1990. Our mission is to educate physicians and our community about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cardiovascular disease and stroke in Louisiana.