Student Corner


Perfusionists in training are vital to the success of our Society and the future of perfusion. Become a member of AmSECT to discover our valuable member benefits, including access to our Employment Board; discounted conference registration fees, and so much more! Questions? Contact AmSECT National Headquarters about your AmSECT student membership!

Join the AmSECT Student Council!

Are you looking to get more involved in AmSECT as a student? Want to connect and collaborate with perfusion students and perfusionists across the nation? The AmSECT Student Council is always looking for driven and passionate students to collaborate and lead! Read our FAQ to learn more about us and put in an application using the button below if you'd like to join!



2023 Student Heart Walk

The AmSECT Student Council second annual Heart Walk was a huge success! A very special thank you to all who participated and donated to our fundraiser!


See What Our Students Have Been Up To!

This feature highlights Laurel Egerter from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Laurel Egerter

AmSECTomorrow Summer 2023 Student Newsletter

Catch up on the newest edition of AmSECTomorrow!


Student Contests and Scholarships

AmSECT provides several student contests and scholarships each year, including:

AmSECT Mary Hartley Student Scholarship
The AmSECT Mary Hartley Scholarship Fund is a scholarship that will provide one second-year student enrolled in a perfusion training program with a $5,000 scholarship each year. This scholarship fund is made possible by a generous donation from Mary Hartley. The 2023 application is now closedLearn more about the scholarship. 

AmSECT Safety Committee Student Essay Contest
In 2021, the Safety Committee created the student essay contest which awards $1,000 in prize money to the top two writers of a safety essay about patient safety and their passion for patient safety and perfusion. 

Previous Winners
2022 - Jennifer Gavin-Veyna (University of Nebraska Medical Center) and Zach Gorman (University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine)
2021 -  Jeremy Bolick (Medical University of South Carolina) and Sophia Kero (University of Nebraska Medical Center)

Job Opportunities

Search for current job opportunities and openings.


Upcoming Conference

Join us to celebrate your profession, share knowledge, solve challenges and network with leading perfusionists from around the world.

Future Perfusionists

Interested in becoming a perfusionist? Learn more with this intro video from Nationwide Children’s.