Scientific Sessions

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When and Where

Nov 15-19, 2014
Chicago, IL
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Registration Information

Registration opens in June!
Abstract Submission

The Abstract Submission period is April 16 – June 11.


 
 
Chicago 2014
Call for Abstracts
Submit your best science!
Abstract submission: April 16-June 11



Key Dates
April 16Abstract submission opens
May 28Deadline to become an AHA/ASA Professional Member and qualify for priority housing and registration
April 6Council award applications open today for Scientific Sessions
June 11Abstract Submission Deadline 5 pm CDT
June 11FAHA/VIP registration and housing opens
June 18Member/Media registration and housing opens
June 25Nonmember registration and housing opens
July 9Exhibitor/Group registration opens
September 3Deadline to become an AHA/ASA Professional Member to receive early registration rates
September 17Deadline for early registration rates
October 1Deadline to become an AHA/ASA Professional Member to receive member registration discount
October 15Deadline for advance registration rates
October 16Standard registration rates apply



Scientific Sessions: Why Attend?
The American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions has the best science and is the leading cardiovascular conference for basic, translational, clinical and population science, in the United States.

Scientific Sessions attracts more than 17,000 attendees, with a global presence from more than 100 countries. In addition to 1.5 million medical professionals who participated virtually in lectures and discussions about basic, translational, clinical and population science.

Programming is designed to improve patient care by communicating the most timely and significant advances in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease from many different perspectives. Sessions includes five days of comprehensive, unparalleled education through more than 5,000 presentations, with 1,000 invited faculty, and 4,000 abstract presentations; all from the world’s leaders in cardiovascular disease. It also includes more than 200 exhibitors showcasing the latest cardiovascular technology and resources.

Lead the way to discovery in the fight against cardiovascular disease and stroke.


MD Conference Express CoverFor an authoritative reference of the key findings from the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2013, we invite you to read the official peer-reviewed highlights report.

The top advances from key clinical trials in this report include summaries from the ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48, TOPCAT, CORAL and ERASE trials.

Feature articles provide an overview of updates to the AHA/ACC clinical guidelines for chronic heart failure and the development of personalized management of atrial fibrillation. Also included are therapeutic updates which contain in depth information on the 2013 AHA/ACC guidelines for the prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, the management of patients with heart failure and diabetes, and cancer treatment and cardiovascular disease.
 
 

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2014 Sessions Program at a Glance

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