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2017 AHA Conferences

International Stroke Conference
Feb. 22–24 | Houston, Texas
March 7–10 | Portland, Ore.
April 2–3 | Arlington, Va.
May 4–6 | Minneapolis, Minn.
July 10–13 | Portland, Ore.
Council on Hypertension
September 14–17 | San Francisco, Calif.
Scientific Sessions
November 11–15 | Anaheim, Calif.

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Conference Science NewsView All

Science News Scientific Sessions 2016 ARCHIVE
11/11/2016 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2016. Nov. 12-16, 2016 in New Orleans, La.
Archive: Science News - 2016 Hypertension Scientific Sessions
09/14/2016 | Science News analysis, interviews and presentations from the Council on Hypertension Scientific Sessions 2016 conference in Orlando, Flor...
Science News for BCVS 2016
07/18/2016 | Science News, presentations, and video interviews from the Basic Cardiovascular Science 2016 Scientific Sessions in Phoenix, Arizona
Science News from ATVB|PVD 2016
05/05/2016 | Science News from ATVB 2016 Scientific Sessions: presentation slides, abstracts, exclusive video interviews, and more.
Science News (EPI Lifestyle) 2016 Archive
03/01/2016 | Science News from Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions

Key Highlights from ISC 2017

ISC 17: What We Learned

Science Highlights from ISC 2017 with Bruce Ovbiagele, MD, MSc, 2017 ISC program chair; Colin Derdeyn, MD, Stroke Council chair; Karen Furie, MD, MPH, Stroke Council vice chair; and Miguel Perez-Pinzon, PhD, 2017 ISC program vice chair.

Intensive Versus Guideline Antiplatelet Therapy For Preventing Recurrence In Patients With Acute Ischaemic Stroke Or TIA: Main Results From The Triple Antiplatelets For Reducing Dependency In Ischaemic Stroke (TARDIS) Trial
Philip M Bath | University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom

RESULTS: Neutral results: stroke recurrence was not lower; bleeding increased with intensive antiplatelet therapy.


Kyra Becker, MD, interviews Matthew Flaherty, MD, about the results of the STOP-IT | SPOTLIGHT trial, which was presented by David Gladstone of the University of Toronto during ISC 2017 in Houston.

Head Position in Stroke Trial: An International Cluster Cross-over Randomized Trial
Craig S Anderson | George Institute of Global Health, Sydney NSW, Australia

RESULTS: Specific head positioning in acute stroke is of questionable value.

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EPI-Lifestyle 2016 

March 7–10, 2017
Portland, Oregon

QCOR 2017

April 2–3, 2017
Arlington, Virginia


May 4–6, 2017
Minneapolis, Minn.