Peripheral Vascular Disease Awards

Updated:Oct 20,2014

The Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease proudly sponsors award programs that honor and reward the efforts of its member researchers, early career investigators, trainees and medical students and their outstanding contributions and research of heart disease.

Please click on an award link for more information, including eligibility criteria and application instructions.

Award presented at ATVB 2013 Scientific Sessions:

Robert W. Hobson, II, MD Early Career Investigator Award
PVD Mid-Career Investigator Award

Award presented at the AHA Scientific Sessions:

Jay D. Coffman Early Career Investigator Award  
PVD FIT Travel Stipend


Medical Student Scholarship:

Student Scholars in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke

AHA Professional Membership is required of all applicants for these awards.  If you are joining the AHA to apply, please wait on your AHA membership number to arrive from AHA Member Services via e-mail before creating an online profile and starting your application file.  We suggest that new members join the AHA no later than five business days prior to the award deadline in order for the membership number to be processed and delivered in time for the application deadline.  (Membership number will be required on the application form.)


Become A Member

Become a professional member of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

Join or renew your AHA/ASA Professional Membership
to qualify for members-only awards, and:

• Affiliate with one of 16 Scientific Councils.
• Save on AHA/ASA Scientific Sessions.
• Save on print publications.
• Apply for research funding and not pay a fee
• Enjoy many more membership benefits.

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Scientific Sessions



Scientific Sessions 2014
Scientific Sessions is the leading cardiovascular meeting in the country with over 17,000 professionals attending annually, and over 22,000 total attendees, as reported by the Healthcare Convention and Exhibitor’s Association. 

Chicago, IL
Nov. 15–19, 2014

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