Nursing & Allied Health Professional Community

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Each year, ISHLT members elect representatives from their primary Professional Community to serve on relevant Interdisciplinary Network Steering Committees and the Early Career and Trainee Committee.

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Both ISHLT members and nonmembers can now access the Professional Communities on ISHLTconnect.
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The Role of the Professional Community

ISHLTconnect logo featuring multicolored orbs connected to a central circleAll ISHLT members who list their primary Professional Community as Nursing and Allied Health will automatically be members of the Nursing and Allied Health Professional Community.

Nursing and Allied Health Professional Community members will engage and share knowledge and information with each other via the online Nursing and Allied Health Community in ISHLTConnect and will help ISHLT maintain its vibrant and unique multidisciplinary character by:

  • Electing nursing and allied health representatives to the relevant Interdisciplinary Networks (AHFTX, MCS, PVD, ALFTX)
  • Electing a nursing and allied health representative to the Early Career and Trainee Committee
  • Providing a nursing and allied health professional's voice in the Leadership Advisory Forum
  • Providing nursing and allied health content experts to participate in developing and delivering ISHLT’s programs and services and serving in other volunteer capacities
  • Networking with colleagues and engage with each other regarding issues of interest in nursing and allied health
  • Mentoring nursing professionals in the early stages of their career
  • Welcoming new nursing and allied health professionals into the Society
  • Identifying nursing and allied health interests and bringing them to the Interdisciplinary Networks and the Leadership Advisory Forum for consideration