Council on Epidemiology and Prevention

Council on Epidemiology and Prevention
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Mission Statement

The Council on Epidemiology and Prevention focuses on population-based approaches to preventing cardiovascular diseases. The mission of the AHA Council on Epidemiology and Prevention is to lead the discovery and translation of science related to the distribution and determinants of cardiovascular disease, with an emphasis on population approaches to prevent cardiovascular disease and improve cardiovascular health.

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 Message from the Chair
We enthusiastically welcome anyone interested in preventing CVD to join our Council.

Awards, Lectures & Scholarships
Acknowledges significant achievements in cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

Fellowship provides a means to recognize council members for outstanding contributions to the field and service to the American Heart Association (AHA).

Circulation Outcomes
Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Journal

Council Committees

Interviews with past Committee Chairs

Early Career
Foster the development of trainees and early career professional in CVD Epidemiology.

Additional Resources
Find out more about the EPI Council

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Funding Opportunities
The method for applying for funding is Web-based, using our electronic system, Grants@Heart.


EPI Minority
To take an active role to advocate minority issues related to the Council’s involvement.


Related Sites
The American Society for Preventive Cardiology


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Images from the Fun Run at EPI/NPAM 2013

Early Career Development & Resources

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The purpose of the American Heart Association's Early Career and Mentoring programs is to encourage and assist promising students and junior faculty as they seek to embark upon and establish successful careers in science.

Discover the many opportunities that AHA offers by visiting Early Career Development & Resources. Opportunities include networking, grant funding, travel grants, awards and more.

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• Affiliate with one of 16 Scientific Councils.
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• Apply for research funding and not pay a fee
• Enjoy much more.

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