Programming

Scientific Sessions 2016

Scientific Sessions: Nov. 12–16 | Exhibits: Nov. 13–15
Resuscitation Science Symposium: Nov. 12-14
Cardiovascular Nursing Clinical Symposium: Nov. 14-15

New Orleans, Louisiana

Abstract Submission
Abstract submissions are now closed for 2016.





What to Expect

You will see new offerings, enhanced favorites, and even more of the cutting-edge science you expect from AHA/ASA at Scientific Sessions 2016.


Be sure to check out all of the offerings for professionals in these areas: Basic Science, Clinical Science, Population Science and Special Focus Science. More programming details are in the navigation menu at the right of this page (bottom of this page if you're using mobile or tablet). Be sure to see our Frontiers in Science programs and summits.

Highlights include:

Late-Breaking Clinical Trials: Come face-to-face with leading experts in the cardiovascular field as they unveil the latest breakthroughs in clinical science.

Early career programming: Activities promote networking and mentorship between early career members and senior investigators for scientific outreach and career building.

International Joint Sessions: See which sister associations are joining AHA for joint sessions, providing a global approach to the latest science.

Abstract Oral and Poster Sessions: Got questions? Get answers during Abstract Oral Sessions, which allow you to interact with the presenter and generate meaningful discussion. Also don’t miss the Poster Sessions.

Case Theaters: Learning at the Movies: Attend 45-Minute Live Presentations of recorded cases by international experts in challenging and controversial situations in structural heart disorders, cardiac surgery, vascular intervention and advanced heart failure. Get the schedule.

Maintenance of Certification: Get professional credit for learning more at Scientific Sessions.