About ASE

The American Society of Echocardiography is an organization of professionals working to advance cardiovascular ultrasound and improve lives through excellence in education, research, innovation, advocacy, and service to the profession and the public.

ASE’s Mission

ASE is committed to excellence in cardiovascular ultrasound and its application to patient care through education, advocacy, research, innovation and service to our members and the public. Our members are Heart and Circulation Ultrasound Specialists dedicated to improving their patients’ health and quality of life. We advocate the use of ultrasound to provide an exceptional view of the cardiovascular system to enhance patient care.

ASE membership is open to all with an interest in echocardiography.  Join the most important voice in cardiovascular ultrasound!

Board of Directors

ASE has Board of Directors composed of 22 voting members who are cardiovascular ultrasound specialists. These individuals are elected to the Board by a nominations process, open to all voting members and ratified by the membership of the organization. Individuals elected to the Board serve for three-years.

ASE History

The Society and the field of Echocardiography are featured in a set of videos capturing the recollections of ASE’s founders and first past presidents. View these interesting summaries here.

2020-2025 ASE Strategic Goals

  1. ASE effectively develops strategic partnerships and funding opportunities to support standards and research in cardiovascular ultrasound.
  2. ASE is the leader in meeting the educational needs of the cardiovascular ultrasound community.
  3. ASE is indispensable for the development of any new cardiovascular ultrasound technology and applications.
  4. ASE is a growing organization and recognized as the world’s leading voice in cardiovascular ultrasound.
  5. ASE embraces and advocates for all cardiovascular ultrasound users.

ASE’s Bylaws

Advancing Cardiovascular Ultrasound To Improve Lives.