- Raising the standard of cardiac care in the GCC states.
- Conduct scientific conferences and symposia.
- Carry on scientific research on cardiovascular diseases.
- Publish professional periodicals and information.(GHA has Heart Views as its official journal and a website).
- Create professional, educational, and social ties among members of GHA.
- Create links and cooperation locally and with international medical institutions and professional societies.
- The GHA hopes to establish criteria for GCC cardiovascular specialist to meet high standards of competence and expertise.
The GHA seeks to suggest laws to be adopted by GCC countries for the prevention of cardiac disease and advance the care of patients with heart disease.