Scientific Sessions 2019

November 16–18

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Abstract Submissions
Late breaking science and basic science submission is closed.


We're headed to Philadelphia for Scientific Sessions 2019

And why you should too.

Our annual meeting is instrumental in shaping the future of cardiovascular science and medicine. Join your peers and global thought leaders for the premier cardiovascular meeting and experience hands-on educational sessions, innovative curriculum, networking opportunities and so much more.

Are you ready? Join us at Scientific Sessions 2019 for three exciting days of breakthrough and discovery.

Saturday, November 16 – Monday, November 18
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bring the whole family!

Children reading in day care This year, we will be offering on-site childcare for children aged 6 months to 12 years!

Learn more and pre-register before Monday, November 11.

Highlights include:

  • Late-Breaking Science
  • FIT/Early Career Programming
  • Frontiers in Science Summits
  • State of the Art Cardiovascular Care
  • Cardiovascular Clinical Nursing Symposium
  • Abstract Oral and Poster Sessions
  • CME and MOC Credits Available
NEW! Start planning your visit with these tools:
  • Online Program Planner: plan your attendance session by session, and see details on presentations, abstracts, and more
  • Schedule-at-a-Glance (PDF): One page shows educational sessions, events and meetings, and science and technology hall hours
  • Promotional Toolkit: Graphics, banners and more ways for you to spread the word about #AHA19

Important Dates

Registration Key Dates
Tuesday, Oct. 15Last day for Advanced registration rates
Wednesday, Oct. 16STANDARD registration rates apply
Saturday, Nov. 16 –
Monday, Nov. 18
Scientific Sessions 2019

On-Site Registration and Badge Pickup

Attendee Registration (Pennsylvania Convention Center, Grand Hall)
Friday, November 15 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday, November 16 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sunday, November 17 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Monday, November 18 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.


Satellite Registration - Philadelphia 201 Hotel
Friday, November 9 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday, November 10 6 a.m. – 12 p.m.


Satellite Registration - Philadelphia Marriott Hotel
Friday, November 9 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday, November 10 6 a.m. –12 p.m.