Associate Membership for Non-Physicians

Associate Membership is for physician assistants, perfusionists, nurses, nurse practitioners, data managers, scientists, practice administrators, and other non-physicians with an interest in cardiothoracic surgery. Applications for Associate Membership are reviewed and approved year-round.


What You Need to Complete Your Application

You’ll need to complete your application in one sitting, so have the following ready before you start your application: 

  • License and Certification Information (type, number, and year)
  • Current CV
  • Name and email address of a supervisor, professional colleague, or STS member who will need to verify via email your appropriateness for membership
  • Credit or debit card to process application fees and payments; payment will be processed upon submission

Membership Dues

Annual dues are only $175 for Associate Membership for Non-Physicians.

STS membership dues paid at the time of application are for the current calendar year. The STS membership year runs from January—December with dues renewable by December 31 every year. 



For more information, contact STS Member Services or call 312-202-5800.