Enhance your career, empower your patients at HeartQuarters

eP7_story2_smallBe sure to visit HeartQuarters in Booth 1052 of the Science & Technology Hall. This one-stop shop for all things American Heart Association is geared to meet your every need. Take part in HeartQuarters Theater presentations. Register for the Walking Challenge.  Enhance your career and empower your patients with these offerings found at HeartQuarters.

Enhance your career

  • Join or renew your AHA Professional Membership
  • Learn about AHA Councils
  • Become EmPOWERED To Serve
  • Pick up AHA scientific publications
  • Learn about Hospital Accreditation & Certification
  • See THE GUIDELINE ADVANTAGE program in action
  • Learn about the Guideline Transformation and Optimization Initiative
  • Find educational activities in the Lifelong Learning Center
  • Explore Professional Heart Daily, an online resource for clinicians and scientists like you

Empower your patients

  • Get the facts from The American Stroke Association
  • Pick up AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC
  • Sign up for Heart Insight magazine
  • Learn about the HeartCARETM Channel, for patients in the hospital
  • Learn about the Rise Above Heart Failure campaign
  • Experience online resources, including Heart360
  • Get access to the AMI Toolkit for Healthcare Professionals
  • Learn about the AFib Awareness Campaign
  • See what’s available on AHA’s Support Network
  • Meet Heart Failure and Heart Valve Patient Ambassadors
  • Join the Check. Change. ControlTM Leadership Community
  • View the My Cardiac CoachTM mobile app
  • Explore My AFib ExperienceTM

HeartQuarters Theater schedule
Sunday, Nov. 13
11:15-11:45 a.m.
OSO PHD, Councils JP

Noon-12:45 p.m.
Hypertension Journal CPC: A Case of Symptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis in a Hypertensive Patient
Presenter: David Calvet, MD, PhD

3-4 p.m.
Heart Science Amplified
Presented by Amgen and the American Heart Association
Presenter: Steve Dentel, BSN, RN, CPHQ, national consultant, Quality and Systems Improvement

4-6 p.m.
Patient Support (AHA Patient Ambassador Program)

Monday, Nov. 14
10:15-10:45 a.m.
OSO PHD, Councils

11 a.m.-Noon
Mission: Lifeline STEMI Accreditation Presentation

1:15-2 p.m.
Personal Stories in Research
Presenters: William C. Sessa, PhD, Yales University, AHA Merit Award recipient; Ramy Arnaout, BS, DPhil, Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; and Miyong Kim, PhD, RN, University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing

2:15-2:45 p.m.
Leadership Succession: How to Transition While Retaining Productivity, Building a Legacy and Promoting the Success of Others
Presenters: Lori Mosca, MD, MPH, PhD, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, and Marie-Pierre St-Onge, PhD, FAHA, Columbia University

Tuesday, Nov. 15
10:15-11:15 a.m.
Abstract Submitters Reception

11:25 a.m.-Noon
Hypertension Journal CPC: A Case of Primary Aldosteronism With Discordant Hormonal and CT Findings
Presenter: Laurence Amar, MD, PhD

12:15-12:45 p.m.
CME and CE Credit for Sessions and More

12:45-1:15 p.m.

1:15-2 p.m.
CRISPR — A Discovery and its Complexities: What Should We Learn as Scientists?
Presenters: Jean McSweeney, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and Kiran Musunuru, MD, PhD, MPH, FAHA, University of Pennsylvania