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BCVS 2017 Scientific Sessions

Basic Cardiovascular Sciences 2017 Scientific Sessions
July 10–13, 2017
Hilton Portland
Portland, Oregon
 

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Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology (FGTB)

Svati Shah, MD, MS, MHS, FAHA

The mission of the American Heart Association (AHA) Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology (FGTB) is to advance discoveries from genetics, systems and translational biology and to facilitate their application in global cardiovascular health and disease.

Svati Shah, MD, MS, MHS, FAHA
Chair, Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology

Scientific Sessions       Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics      FGTB Council Awards

Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS)

Ronglih Liao, PhD, FAHA

The American Heart Association (AHA) created the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS) in 1999 to promote research and education. Our goal is to improve understanding of mechanisms of basic cardiovascular regulation to support the development of new therapies and insights into clinical cardiovascular disease. Special emphasis is placed on integrating molecular/cellular and physiological approaches to address problems relating to functional genomics, cell signaling, myocardial biology, circulatory physiology, pathophysiology and peripheral vascular disease.

Ronglih Liao, PhD, FAHA
Chair, Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences
 

BCVS Scientific Sessions       Circulation Research       BCVS Council Awards

Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB)

Steven R. Lentz, MD, PhD, FAHA

The Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB) contributes to the mission and objectives of the American Heart Association (AHA) through efforts in the fields of arteriosclerosis, thrombosis and vascular biology. The council advances and coordinates research, addresses prevention, improves methods for diagnosis and treatment, and works actively with other organizations concerned with these issues. The council disseminates reliable information related to these fields through its annual conference, many awards and lectures, and the AHA's journal, Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology.

Steven R. Lentz, MD, PhD, FAHA
Chair, Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology

ATVB|PVD Scientific Sessions       Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology       ATVB Council Awards