Candidates for membership of the Society are nominated by existing members, who must be fully conversant with the work of the nominee.

Members of the APSAVD are eligible for reduced fees at Society meetings and Congresses. 

TO JOIN APSAVD, please email

TO RENEW APSAVD membership, Membership renewals for APSAVD are currently closed as we transition to a new membership software system. Notification will be sent out to all expired members once this has been switched over with instructions on how to renew. Membership renewals have been extended until 30 June and no back fees will be applicable.

If you have any questions please email

The annual membership fee is AUD$50 (plus GST for Australian members). 

Membership benefits:

  • Members of APSAVD are automatic members of the IAS.
    • Members of the IAS are eligible for a reduced personal subscription to the IAS affiliated journal Atherosclerosis, which is published monthly. 
  • Ability to apply for travel grant support. Limited funds may be available to support travel to meetings, workshops or training activities. 
  • Access to Asia Pacific Guidelines.

Click here to access the Rules of the Society.