Enrollment for the Leadership Academy is now closed.

Applicants can self-nominate, but they must have a letter of recommendation from a current or past member of the ASE Board of Directors.

Supporting documents required for application:

  • A letter of nomination from ASE current and/or past Board of Director member;
  • A copy of current CV or resume;
  • One additional letter of support (optional); 
  • Personal statement (under 500 words) on why you are interested in the program and what you can give back to the Society.
  • Application fee of $350 (payable in one or two installments; if you are not selected for the program, all but $50 of your application fee will be refunded.

Please note that you will need to have all of your information ready to upload (CV/resume, letter of nomination, personal statement, and optional letters of support) once you begin the application.  After your application is submitted, you will not be able to modify it.

Questions? Contact us at or call 919-297-7172.





ASE Headquarters – COVID-19 Update

Beginning March 26, 2020, in compliance with the Durham County North Carolina order to “Stay at Home” due to the spread of coronavirus, the entire ASE staff will be working remotely through April 30. We are not suspending or closing operations; our employees will remain working and providing excellent customer service to our members and the cardiovascular ultrasound community. However, ASE will slightly modify its official open hours to 9 AM – 4 PM Eastern TimeMonday-Friday. Should you need to get in touch with a staff person, call our main office at 919-861-5574 and a phone list by department will be available. A staff directory is also available here. All general questions can also be sent through Thank you and our best wishes for your continued safety.