AN INVITATION TO JOIN THE
INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR HEART RESEARCH

The ISHR strives to promote the advancement of cardiovascular biology and medicine through the publication of the Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology as well as in the Society newsletter Heart News and Views and by organizing regular national and international conferences. The society is composed of seven Sections, each of which holds an annual meeting, details of which are published in the Journal. Every three years also all Sections meet for the World Congress (the next will be in Kyoto, Japan on May 13-16, 2010). Applications for membership may be made through any Section but the Section covering your geographical region is recommended. Membership is open to any individual (with or without MD or PhD) who is actively interested in any aspect of experimental or clinical research in the cardiovascular system. Advantages of membership include:

To join the ISHR simply go On-line Member Form or complete the form below and send it to the Section of your choice together with the appropriate fee in the currency specified:

Family Name.................................First Name.......................... Middle Initial.........................

Preferred Saluation (Dr., Prof., Mr., Ms., etc.).....................Sex (M/F)...........Degree..............

Clinician (Y/N) Main Research Interests...................................................................................

Job Title..........................................................Department.........................................................

Institute or Company..................................................................................................................

Full Address................................................................................................................................

Work Tel........................................................Work Fax..............................................................

E-Mail...........................................................................................................................................
Sections of the ISHR: ANNUAL FEE
AUSTRALASIAN SECTION (AUD$55 for Australia and New Zealand, AUD$44 for Full-time Graduate Students, AUD$45 for Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and other SE Asia and Pacific nations )
CHINESE SECTION 3 US Dollars
EUROPEAN SECTION 60 EUO regular, 30 EUO student, 30 EUO retired and East European countries
INDIAN SECTION Life membership 1000 INR / Annual membership 250 INR
JAPANESE SECTION 5,000 Japanese Yen
NORTH AMERICAN SECTION 90 US Dollars Regular (USA, Canada), 45 US Dollars Student (USA, Canada) or Regular (Mexico), 25 US Dollars Student (Mexico)
LATIN AMERICAN SECTION 20 US Dollars
For the mailing address of your Section Secretary see SECTIONS.