Highlights from ATVB|PVD 2016
Josh Beckman, MD, chair of the council on Peripheral Vascular Disease, interviews Distinguished Lecturer Garret FitzGerald, MD about his research on the role of molecular clocks in cardiometabolic disease.
ATVB|PVD 2016 Virtual Sessions
What are the ATVB|PVD 2016 Virtual Sessions?
Researchers and scientists who are unable to attend ATVB|PVD 2016 in Nashville, Tenn. have the opportunity to watch selected presentations in an exclusive live stream on their home or office computers.
What does it cost?
ATVB|PVD 2016 Virtual Sessions cost $100. Purchase the Virtual Sessions through our Registration link.
Attending the Virtual Conference
After you register, a link to access the online conference will be sent to the email address we have on file approximately 48 hours before ATVB/PVD 2016 begins (if registering less than 48 hours prior to the start time, the link will be sent as soon as possible). The link will provide you with access to the presentations listed in the schedule. For questions regarding your registration, please contact 866-639-7214, or 508-743-8528 for international, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET.
Continuing Medical Education
Physicians — The American Heart Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physician Assistants — The American Association of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts Category I credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), and the American Medical Association AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.
All faculty participating in CME/continuing education (CE) activities sponsored by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience (1) significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of products from the commercial supporter(s) and/or the manufacturer(s) of products or devices discussed in their presentation, and (2) unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentation. Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.
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|October 14||Abstract and Award Submissions open for ATVB and VRIC.|
|December 16||Online Registration Opens.|
|January 13||Abstract and Award Submissions close.|
|February 24||Last day to become an AHA member and QUALIFY for Early registration discount.|
|March 9||Deadline for EARLY Registration discount.|
|March 23||Last day to become an AHA member and QUALIFY for Advance registration discount.|
|April 6||Deadline for ADVANCE registration discount.|
|April 7||Standard registration rates apply.|
Other Conferences of Interest
The following conferences and symposia are not part of the education activities for ATVB/PVD 2016.
- The 30th Annual Vascular Research Initiatives Conference (VRIC)
VRIC 2016 is sponsored by the Society for Vascular Surgery® (SVS), and will be held on May 4, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. There is a separate registration to attend this meeting. Researchers are encouraged to submit an abstract on the ATVB submission site for consideration at VRIC. VRIC registrants will receive a US $100 registration discount on ATVB/PVD 2016 Registration.
- Chinese American Academy of Cardiology Symposium
May 4, 2016, Omni Nashville Hotel
A separate registration fee is required to attend.
This event is hosted by the Chinese American Academy of Cardiology and the Major Program on Vascular biology by National Science Foundation of China. Join us to promote cardiovascular research excellence and collaboration. There is no cost to attend the symposium; however, a separate registration and fee is required to attend the reception and dinner.
- Vanderbilt Cardiovascular Symposium 2016 State of the Art: Cardiac and Peripheral Vascular Disease Research
May 4, 2016, 208 Light Hall, Vanderbilt University
This symposium, sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, includes experts in the field of Cardiac and Peripheral Vascular Disease. The symposium begins at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 4 (registration opens at 10:30). There is no cost to attend. Abstract submission and registration are now open.
- Kinetics-Metabolism 2016
KinMet 2016 is Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at the Omni Nashville Hotel from 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. Scientists interested in lipoprotein and cellular metabolism and kinetic modeling are invited to attend There is no additional cost to attend this meeting, and all registrants are invited.
- 6th Annual Spring HDL Workshop
6th Annual Spring HDL Workshop in conjunction with the ATVB|PVD 2016 Scientific Sessions – Nashville, May 7th and 8th, 2016, Omni Nashville Hotel.
This workshop is an intimate and informal gathering of experts in HDL research. Its focus includes controversial and emerging topics in HDL structure and function, bringing experienced and young scientists together in an open forum. The objective of the meeting is to encourage lively debate and dialogue.
There is no cost to the attend the HDL Workshop, but registration is limited to the first 100 registrants. Registration is now open.
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