Thought leaders to inspire at Opening Session

The Opening Session of Scientific Sessions will be jam-packed with not-to-miss features. Be inspired by the present leadership of the AHA, then by two giants in the field of cardiology who have been making life-changing discoveries for decades. Here’s what you can expect during the Opening Session.

Virtual pitches delivered in AHA and NHLBI Showcase

The AHA and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) are convening at this year’s Scientific Sessions to host a live virtual pitch exhibition featuring six NHLBI companies. Attendees will have an opportunity to learn about the latest innovative cardiovascular technologies from each NHLBI company.

Visit the virtual Exhibit Hall

Visit the virtual Exhibit Hall to see the latest advances and participate in innovative networking opportunities, including attendee and exhibitor AI Matchmaking, virtual meetings with exhibitors, group meetings and more.

Learning Studios, symposia offer latest advances

Learning Studios and symposia provide a unique opportunity for companies in the field of cardiology to share their latest advances in cardiovascular practices, services and technologies. Here are the opportunities that will be presented at Scientific Sessions.

Meet global leaders at Scientific Sessions 2020

The roster for Scientific Sessions 2020 highlights leaders in cardiovascular science and medicine. Be a part of this unique opportunity to learn from and network with these prestigious professionals Nov. 13-17.

Sessions to focus on COVID-19

Scientific Sessions and the Resuscitation Science Symposium 2020 will present more than 23 sessions, featured both Live and OnDemand, dedicated to COVID-19 abstracts, clinical research, late-breaking science, workshops and presentations, and its impact on cardiovascular health. Featured guest speaker Anthony S. Fauci, MD, will present “COVID-19: Public Health and Scientific Challenges.”

Discover the latest research with Meet the Trialist

Meet the Trialist is a series of virtual conversations discussing current discoveries and up-to-date data in clinical trials. These conversations span all five days of Scientific Sessions 2020.

Late-Breaking Science to headline Scientific Sessions

The lineup of planned Late-Breaking Science is stronger this year than ever before. Here are the nine featured late-breaking science presentations. Check the Online Program Planner for times and dates of the presentations.

Scientific Sessions and ReSS go virtual, raise the bar

AHA has transformed Scientific Sessions 2020 and ReSS into a dynamic and engaging virtual world to bring science to you. With this unified conference spanning basic, clinical and population science in cardiovascular and resuscitation research, you’ll find more opportunities than ever for making connections, growing your career, learning and discovery than ever before.

Engage and network with your colleagues

Sometimes it’s a quick conversation in a hallway that leads to a lifelong mentor or running into an old colleague between educational sessions that sparks new ideas. Throughout the virtual experience, you can schedule meetings, visit with abstracts presenters, drop in on social activities and more.