Council Activities During Scientific Sessions

Updated:Nov 4,2015
Scientific Sessions 2016
 

Council Activities During Scientific Sessions

Stay active with your council and network during #AHA15. Check below for scheduled dinners, presentations and more for your specific council.


ATVB

Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015
3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.ATVB Early Career Investigator Award
W303

Monday, Nov. 09, 2015
10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.ATVB George L. Duff Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W303
HDL-Mediated Cellular Cholesterol Efflux and Protection from Atherosclerosis
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.ATVB Women's Leadership Committee Networking Luncheon
Rosen Centre Hotel - Signature 1
Featured "Expert Roundtables" led by ATVB council faculty.
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.ATVB Sol Sherry Distinguished Lecture in Thrombosis
Orange County Convention Center, W303
Two sides of a coin: von Willebrand disease and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.ATVB Annual Business Lunch
Rosen Centre Hotel - Grand D
includes the following awards - ATVB Distinguished Achievement Award Winner (Arteriosclerosis), ATVB Special Recognition Award(s) (Arteriosclerosis), ATVB Special Recognition Award(s) (Thrombosis), ATVB Special Recognition Award(s) (Vascular Biology)
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.ATVB Russell Ross Memorial Lectureship in Vascular Biology Lecturer
Orange County Convention Center, W303
Protective Autoimmunity in Atherosclerosis
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.ATVB Early Career Networking Reception
Rosen Centre Hotel - Grand A
This two hour reception is designed to promote networking between ATVB early career members and senior ATVB investigators for scientific outreach and career building.; Includes - ATVB Council Award for Outstanding Research by an Early Career Investigator


BCVS

Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
See program for timesEarly Career Day
Orange County Convention Center

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015
3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.BCVS Thomas Smith Memorial Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W304AB
Regulatory RNAs in cardiovascular disease

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015
10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.BCVS George E. Brown Memorial Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W309
Pathological Cardiac Remodeling: 2015 ± 20 years
2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.BCVS Louis N. and Arnold M. Katz Young Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, W304AB
3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.BCVS Melvin L. Marcus Young Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, W304EF

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.BCVS Council Dinner
Hyatt Regency Orlando, Regency Ballroom PQ
Includes BCVS Distinguished Achievement Award


CLCD

Council on Clinical Cardiology

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
See program for timesEarly Career Day
Orange County Convention Center
2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.Clinical Cardiology's Samuel A. Levine Young Clinical Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, W340CD
3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Clinical Cardiology's Laennec Young Clinician Award
Orange County Convention Center, W340AB
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.Clinical Cardiology's Council Dinner
Rosen Centre Hotel - Grand D/E
includes ClinCard Distinguished Achievement Award Winner, ClinCard James B. Herrick Award & Lecture, ClinCard Women in Cardiology Mentoring Award

Monday, Nov. 09, 2015
See program for timesArrhythmia Research Summit
Orange County Convention Center
NEW in 2015: One registration fee! When you register for Scientific Sessions 2015, you receive access to all Scientific Sessions programming, including the Arrythmia Research Summit.
12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.Clinical Cardiology's Women in Cardiology Networking Luncheon
Rosen Center Hotel – Grand D

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.Clinical Cardiology's Laennec Clinician/Educator Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W305


3CPR

Council on Cardiopulmonary, Critical Care, Perioperative and Resuscitation

Sunday, Nov. 08, 2015
10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.3CPR Best Abstract Award (Resuscitation)
Orange County Convention Center, W414CD
A New Therapeutic Strategy For Refractory Cardiac Arrest Including Prehospital Ecmo : A Comparison Study
3:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.3CPR Cournand & Comroe Young Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, W309

Monday, Nov. 09, 2015
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.3CPR Dickinson W. Richards Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, Valencia Ballroom - W415
CPR Science: Discovery and Implementation
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.Kenneth D. Bloch Memorial Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W307CD
Mitochondria Dynamics in Human Cardiopulmonary Diseases:  Fission and fusion offer new therapeutic targets
7:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.3CPR Best Abstract Award (Cardiopulmonary/ Critical Care)
Orange County Convention Center, W307CD
A Genome-wide Association Analysis Identifies PDE1A|DNAJC10 Locus On Chromosome 2 Associated With Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension In The Japanese Population

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.3CPR Annual Council Dinner and Business Meeting
Rosen Centre Hotel, Grand B
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.3CPR Invited Lecture - after dinner talk
Rosen Centre Hotel, Grand B


CVSA

Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia

Sunday, Nov. 08, 2015
3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.CVSA Vivien Thomas Young Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, W311GH

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.CVSA William W. L. Glenn Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W311EF
Origin, Evolution and Clinical Application of Continuous-Flow Blood Pump Technology
O. Howard Frazier, MD
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.CVSA Annual Business Meeting
Sea World Orlando - Sharks Underwater Grill
7007 Sea World Dr.
Purchase your ticket when you register online in the Registration Resource Center (opens in new window) or on site in the registration area.


CVDY

Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young

Saturday, Nov. 7 – AHA Early Career Day at Sessions
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Early Career Opening General Session
Orange County Convention Center
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.Early Career Day Lunch
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.The Many Paths to Success in Pediatric Cardiology (Planned by Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young)
5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Early Career Reception
Orange County Convention Center


Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015
3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.CVDY Early Career Investigator Award Competition
Orange County Convention Center

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.CVDY Early Career Networking Lunch
The Rosen Centre Hotel - Grand A
Network with peers and colleagues - boxed lunch provided

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
3:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.CVDY Outstanding Research Awards in Pediatric Cardiology
Orange County Convention Center, W110B
4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.CVDY Helen B. Taussig Memorial Lecture,
Orange County Convention Center, W110B
H. Scott Baldwin, MD, FAHA | Nashville, TN
7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

CVDY Annual Business Meeting and Council Dinner
Rosen Centre Hotel - Grand C
William J. Rashkind Memorial Lecture
John Heilemann, Brooklyn, NY
Washington Today and the 2016 Race for The White House Political commentator from Bloomberg, MSNBC, NBC and author of “Game Change” and “Double Down.”

Also includes: AHA Gold Heart Award, AHA Research Achievement Award, CVDY Helen B. Taussig Memorial Lecture, CVDY Distinguished Achievement Award, CVDY Meritorious Achievement Award, Outstanding Research Awards in Pediatric Cardiology.



CVSN

Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing

Saturday, November 07, 2015
4:20 p.m. to 5:00 pmCVSN Kathleen A. Dracup Distinguished Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W224AB (Level 2)
“You Can’t Choose Your Parents but…”

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015 
3:45 p.m. to 4:15 pmCVSN Katharine A. Lembright Award & Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W224CD
4:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.CVSN Martha Hill Young Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, W224CD

Tuesday - Wednesday, Nov. 10 - 11, 2015
Check planner for timesCardiovascular Nursing Clinical Symposium
Orange County Convention Center, W330D
NEW in 2015: One registration fee! When you register for Scientific Sessions 2015, you receive access to all Scientific Sessions programming, including the Cardiovascular Nursing Clinical Symposium.

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.CVSN Annual Business Meeting and Awards Dinner
Rosen Centre Hotel - Executive H
Includes: CVSN Distinguished Achievement Award, CVSN Excellence in Clinical Practice Award, CVSN Clinical Article of the Year Award, CVSN Research Article of the Year Award, CVSN Stroke Article of the Year Award, CVSN Arteriosclerosis/Heart Failure Research Award, CVSN Marie Cowan Promising Young Investigator Award, Mathy Mezey Excellence in Aging Award; Tickets available for purchase during online registration.


CVRI

Council on Cardiovascular Radiology and Intervention

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 pmCVRI Charles T. Dotter Memorial Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W305
Theranostics and Precision Medicine:  What would Dotter think?
3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.CVRI Melvin Judkins Young Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, W305
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.CVRI Annual Business Meeting and Awards Dinner
Rosen Centre Hotel - Signature 2
Tickets available


EPI

Council on Epidemiology and Prevention

Sunday, Nov. 08, 2015
3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.EPI Elizabeth Barrett-Connor Young Investigators Award
Orange County Convention Center, W203

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.EPI Ancel Keys Memorial Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W203 Embracing Future Opportunities in Population Research
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.EPI Council Dinner
Rosen Centre Hotel - Executive 1


FGTB

Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015
8:00 p.m. to 12:00 p.m.Clinical Genomics Boot Camp
Orange County Convention Center, W304CD
This session is open to cardiovascular and stroke practitioners with an interest in learning about basic concepts in genetics and genomics and exploring how to apply genomic information to clinical practice. Both Clinical Genomics Boot Camp sessions require participants to complete the Basic Concepts in Genetics and Genomics CME/CE activity on learn.heart.org (opens in new window) prior to the live event. A certificate of completion must be presented for entry. For more information and to add these courses to your registration, visit the Registration Resource Center (opens in new window) to sign up.
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.Genome Editing Boot Camp
Orange County Convention Center, W224EF
This session is open to basic, clinical, and translational attendees with an interest in learning how to leverage and use cutting-edge genome editing with the CRISPR/Cas9 system. Early Career attendees are encouraged to apply! Both Clinical Genomics Boot Camp sessions require participants to complete the Basic Concepts in Genetics and Genomics CME/CE activity on learn.heart.org (opens in new window) prior to the live event. A certificate of completion must be presented for entry. For more information and to add these courses to your registration, visit the Registration Resource Center (opens in new window) to sign up.
3:00 p.m. to 3: 30 p.m.FGTB Medal of Honor
Orange County Convention Center, W224EF
Keys to a Satisfying and Successful Life in Science
David Herrington, MD, MHSc, FAHA
3:45 p.m. to 4:05 p.m.Functional Genomics and Epidemiology Mid-Career Research Award and Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W304CD
Metabolomics in Cardiometabolic Diseases:  Form and Function
Svati H. Shah, MD, FAHA
4:05 p.m. to 5:05 pmFGTB Young Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, W304CD

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.FGTB Annual Business Meeting & Reception
Rosen Center Hotel - Salon 9/10
Purchase your ticket when you register online in the Registration Resource Center (opens in new window) or on site in the registration area.


 

HYPERTENSION

Council on Hypertension

More information coming soon.



KCVD

Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease

More information coming soon.



LIFESTYLE

Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015
3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Robert Levy Memorial Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W207
Trans Fatty Acids – Falling Down the Rabbit Hole
4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Young Investigator Award Competition
Orange County Convention Center, W207

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Council Dinner (joint with EPI Council)
Rosen Centre Hotel - Executive 1


PVD

Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.PVD Fellows in Training Workshop (PVD-FIT)
Orange County Convention Center, W315AB
Multidisciplinary lectures cover a wide range of current topics in vascular science, such as venous disease, diseases of the aorta and major branches, carotid artery disease, lower extremity PAD, and steps to a successful career. The ongoing commitment of the PVD Council to the development of its fellows is evident in this dynamic workshop, promoting the best in patient care, science, education, and advocacy.
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.PVD Council Dinner
Rosen Centre Hotel - Signature 2

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.Jay D. Coffman Early Career Investigator Award
Orange County Convention Center, A2-A4


QCOR

Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.Early Career Day at Sessions
Orange County Convention Center

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.QCOR Council Awards Dinner & Business Meeting
Rosen Centre Hotel - Room Salon 11/12


STROKE

Stroke Council

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015
10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.Stroke Council Award & Lecture
Orange County Convention Center, W206BC
Stroke disparities, why everyone should care
Lewis B. Morgenstern, MD