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BECOME A MEMBER

CRITERIA FOR MEMBERSHIP

Libin Institute members are appointees at the University of Calgary or the University of Lethbridge in one or more of the following faculties:

  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Kinesiology
  • Biology
  • Engineering
  • Science
  • Social Science

Medical staff in southern Alberta with clinical activities in:

  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Anesthesia
  • Family Medicine

Employees of a Health Region or University in southern Alberta whose primary work responsibility is directed towards improving cardiovascular health, generating new knowledge in cardiovascular science or in cardiovascular education

 

EXPECTATION OF MEMBERS

  • Enhance the quality of cardiovascular health and clinical care, cardiovascular research, and cardiovascular education
  • Participate in the activities and meetings of the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta
  • Voice opinion regarding Institute choices (all members) and vote on Institute choices (Full Members)
  • Advocate for the Institute's programs and program needs
  • Contribute to the Institute's goal of achieving high international standards
  • Support and enhance the synergy of the Institute's activities with related local, nationaland international programs    
  • Adhere to the operating principles and to the values of the Institute

 

TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP

Full Member

A Full Member has all privileges and all accountabilities afforded to members of the Libin Institute. A Full Member can cast a ballot in votes regarding the Institute's choices and will carry the expectation of active support of the Institute's activities. Note: An individual may be a Full Member of only one Institute.

Associate Member

An Associate Member has reserved privileges and accountabilities in the Libin Institute. An Associate Member usually has a primary membership (or interest) in another Institute and a secondary interest in cardiovascular science. An Associate Member can voice his or her opinion regarding Institute choices and will carry the expectation of interest in the Institute's activities. Note: An individual may be an Associate Member of multiple Institutes.

 

HOW TO APPLY 

If you meet the criteria for membership to the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, please send the following materials to libin@ucalgary.ca with "Application for Membership" in the subject line.

  • A letter of application indicating intent for either Full Membership or Associate Membership
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Two references with contacts

 

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