Sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the YoungThis award features innovative and outstanding research that results in fundamental insights in the pathophysiology, etiology, treatment or outcome of cardiovascular disease in young people.
Three awards will be presented annually to authors who submit abstracts for consideration to the AHA's Scientific Sessions. The first authors of the three highest-scoring abstracts in the CVDY abstract categories will be honored.
All abstracts must be received through the AHA's Scientific Sessions online submission site at Scientific Sessions 2012 by June 5, 2014 at 5 p.m. Central Time. Please note that a formal application does not take place for this award. Any three of the ten top-ranking abstracts submitted to any category primarily sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young will be automatically eligible to win an award. We will contact the honorees with more information once they have been determined.
- For rules and regulations for submitting abstracts to the Scientific Sessions, visit Abstract Submission Guidelines (PDF).
- Submit your application at Council Awards System (new window).
- Join or renew AHA/ASA Professional Membership (new window).