About Scientific Sessions 2018
SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS, CHICAGO, NOVEMBER 10-12, 2018
AHA Scientific Sessions 2018, November 10–12 in Chicago, will provide a new dimension of cardiovascular discovery and clinical practice for clinicians, basic scientists, and researchers.
Health Tech Summit. Discuss the revolutionary trends showcasing the future of digital healthcare solutions and health IT with Silicon Valley CEOs, emerging start-ups, and the minds behind the software.
Late-Breaking Science. Don't miss this year's six exciting sessions showcasing cutting-edge prevention, technology, research and results.
Keynote Session. Department of Health and Human Services' Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans: presenting the second edition, updating the 2008 guidelines.
Frontiers in Science Summits. Engage in lively discussion (and sometimes heated debate) with early, mid-, and senior career investigators on the most impressive pre-publication science in the areas of:
This one-day seminar for primary care physicians, nurses, and other health professionals will communicate the latest advances in clinical cardiovascular care. Each session will provide recommendations and updates that can be incorporated into everyday practice.This one-day seminar for primary care physicians, nurses, and other health professionals will communicate the latest advances in clinical cardiovascular care. Each session will provide recommendations and updates that can be incorporated into everyday practice.
About Scientific Sessions 2016
SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS 2016, NEW ORLEANS, NOVEMBER 12-16, 2016
WHAT IS SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS 2016?
Scientific sessions features five days of the best in science and cardiovascular clinical practice covering all aspects of basic, clinical, population and translational content. The scope and quality of the scientific exchange make Scientific Sessions the premier cardiovascular research and instructional meeting in the world.
WHERE IS SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS 2016 LOCATED?
The conference is held at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana.
WHO ATTENDS SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS 2016?
The conference is for Family Physicians, General Internists, Hospitalists, Specialty Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Student.
WHAT IS SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS 2016 ALL ABOUT?
Scientific Sessions now has more than 20 tracks to assist you in navigating the meeting. These tracks are divided into four categories, allowing you to focus your education in your specialty or expand your knowledge in other areas.
Programming is designed to improve patient care by communicating the most timely and significant advances in basic, clinical, translational and population health research, spanning the full spectrum of cardiovascular disease from a variety of perspectives, from prevention, through diagnosis and through treatment.
Resuscitation Science Symposium:
The 2016 Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) is a three-day international forum at Scientific Sessions 2016 where resuscitation clinicians and researchers can participate in lively discussion on recent advances related to treating cardiopulmonary arrest and life-threatening traumatic injury.
Cardiovascular Nursing Clinical Symposium:
This symposium will share innovative best clinical practices that have been proven to be successful in patients with cardiovascular disease and stroke. Additional content will include a discussion on genomics as it applies to nursing, new cardiovascular medications, and a report on the updated Practice Guidelines for Continuous ECG Monitoring in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes. The purpose of the program is to provide the most current evidence-based practices to promote optimal patient outcomes.
WHY SHOULD I ATTEND SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS 2016?
Scientific Sessions attracts nearly 18,000 professional attendees, with a global presence from more than 100 countries. In addition, 2 million medical professionals participate virtually in lectures and discussions about basic, translational, clinical and population science.
Exciting changes have been made to the Scientific Sessions’ structure, and new topics have been added to increase the educational offerings available to attendees. Educational sessions this year are organized in 26 programming tracks which are designed to help you find your community within the event. New programming tracks include Workplace Health, Health Tech, and Clinical Trialists.
Scientific Sessions will also feature the Simulation Zone, hands-on simulation activities, in addition to our very well-received Case Theaters, which offer 45-minute live presentations of recorded cases, accompanied by panel discussion. Other highlights include joint sessions with professional societies from around the world, MOC sessions, Professor Rounds of posters, and much more!