2017 ePreviews

Nov. 9

  • Simulation Zone offers interactive trainingFour specialized areas of cardiac training — where you can test your knowledge, skills and critical thinking — await you in the Simulation Zone, located in the Science & Technology Hall. Treat acute and chronic conditions in a virtual patient; hone your skills in cardiac surgical procedures; model and observe mechanical circulatory support scenarios; immerse your entire team in a critical, acute simulation; and more. Read More
  • Expand your education in the Science & Technology HallThe learning doesn’t stop in the Science & Technology Hall. Here, you can find a variety of educational areas — from innovative products that will better help you serve your patients to the newest features in research labs and a look at emerging technologies in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Read More
  • Discover innovative cardiovascular productsSpend your lunchtime at the Cardiovascular Expert Theaters, located in the Science & Technology Hall. These sessions, which are not part of the official programming, are presented by industry supporters featuring their newest cardiovascular products. AHA will provide a complimentary lunch. Read More
  • Electronic products boost learningEnhance your learning at AHA Scientific Sessions 2017 by utilizing two electronic products: ePosters and Abstracts on USB. These products will complement your on-site experience as well as extend the reach of your learning to after you return home. Read More
  • Challenge yourself to step it upHow many steps can you take at the Anaheim Convention Center — the West Coast’s largest convention center — this November? Find out when you join your peers in our annual Walking Challenge. Read More

Oct. 25

Oct. 12

  • Late-Breaking Science sessions to present transformative findingsLeading cardiovascular experts will unveil the latest breakthroughs in the industry from Nov. 12-15 in Anaheim, California. The must-see lineup of Late-Breaking Science sessions at AHA’s Scientific Sessions will include results and updates from key trials and registries. The learning continues when you connect with researchers involved in select Late-Breaking Science trials during our Meet the Trialists sessions. Read More
  • Learn cutting-edge genomic technologiesBack for the third year at AHA Scientific Sessions, the four-hour Genomics Bootcamp on Nov. 12 will cover the basic principles of genetics and genomics. Cardiovascular and stroke practitioners are encouraged to attend the bootcamp, which forgoes a didactic lecturing format and instead uses small groups to inspire active learning and collaboration. Read More
  • Uncover the link between technology and health careAs technology becomes more ingrained in our lives, it only becomes more important for health technology to inspire innovation, collaboration and patient outcomes. During AHA Scientific Sessions in November, several health technology presentations, from Health Tech sessions to the HealthTech Competition, will explore this solution to care.  Read More

Sept. 28

  • 2017 Hypertension Guidelines unveiled in AnaheimThe 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines will provide clinicians with a series of recommendations that will change the way practitioners evaluate and manage high blood pressure. You will hear about it first at AHA Scientific Sessions 2017. Read More
  • Specialty programming enhances on-site educationAHA Scientific Sessions takes place over five days — each packed with exceptional educational sessions and interactive learning. In addition to our regular programming and Late-Breaking Science, your registration fee covers access to a variety of specialty programming focused on arrhythmia, genomics, resuscitation science and more. Read More
  • Impressive lineup of speakers in AnaheimAt AHA Scientific Sessions 2017, you can expect the BEST of the best to offer insights on cutting-edge science and preferred practices. You will be able to learn from, meet and network with some of the biggest and brightest names from across the globe in the fields of basic, clinical and population science. Read More

Sept. 14

  • Grow your professional network at AHA Scientific Sessions 2017You come to AHA Scientific Sessions for the innovative cardiology research and educational sessions, no question. But a key benefit of attending November’s annual meeting is building invaluable relationships and the unmatched networking opportunities. This level of face-to-face interactions — in which you can share ideas with peers and make new connections with mentors and presenters — cannot be matched. Here are a few of the many networking opportunities available. Read More
  • Fogarty International Center celebrates milestone at SessionsThe American Heart Association and Fogarty International Center at National Institutes of Health share a common goal: to extend the frontiers of basic, clinical and applied health research and science across the globe. This year, Fogarty marks its 50th year, and we’re celebrating this achievement at AHA Scientific Sessions 2017. Read More
  • Boost your career through Early Career-specific sessionsThe AHA Scientific Sessions is an incredibly important meeting for those just starting out in their careers. Here, you have the opportunity to connect with expert presenters, colleagues and mentors — in addition to discovering the most cutting-edge research and programming. Here are all of the early-career opportunities available to you in Anaheim. Read More

Aug. 30

  • Southern California boasts medical advancesSouthern California is home to several world-class facilities and universities where cardiovascular visionaries have made inspiring medical breakthroughs and have changed the way we practice cardiovascular science and medicine. These breakthroughs make the region an ideal destination for AHA Scientific Sessions 2017, Nov. 11-15 at the Anaheim Convention Center. Read More
  • Expect the BEST at AHA Scientific Sessions 2017An integral part of the American Heart Association’s mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular disease and stroke. AHA’s Scientific Sessions serves as a blueprint for how to achieve that. You can expect the best education, networking and conference experience from this premier cardiovascular meeting. Read More
  • What’s hot at AHA Scientific Sessions 2017AHA Scientific Sessions offers the best opportunity to gather with colleagues from around the world in an exciting educational and professional environment. For 2017, we’re giving you more reasons than ever to attend. Below, find a list of the not-to-miss events taking place during Sessions. Read More
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