Scientific Sessions 2018

Scientific Sessions: November 10–14, 2018

Includes Resuscitation Science Symposium

and Cardiovascular Nursing Clinical Symposium

McCormick Place | Chicago, Illinois

Registration Information
Registration and housing for AHA Members opens June 13, 2018!

Abstract Submission
Watch this space for 2018 Abstract Submission information.


Why Attend Scientific Sessions?

AHA's Scientific Sessions: Blueprint to the future of cardiovascular science and medicine
  • Global exchange for cardiovascular scientists and clinicians
  • A learning venue where cutting-edge science and clinical practices are discussed and debated
  • World-renowned faculty providing interactive, personalized education
  • Latest discoveries, translations & applications in basic science, clinical care, and population research
  • Designed to assist you in improving patient care and outcomes every step of the way

AHA's Scientific Sessions attracts nearly 18,000 attendees, with a global presence from more than 100 countries. In addition, two million medical professionals participate virtually in lectures and discussions about basic, translational, clinical and population science.

AHA Scientific Sessions 2018, November 10–14, will feature five days of programming for cardiovascular basic scientists, clinicians, and researchers, including:
  • Innovative educational sessions for all career stages
  • Networking with global thought leaders
  • Highly anticipated Late-Breaking Science
  • Cutting-edge Frontiers in Science programming in the areas of Arrhythmias, Stem Cells, Thrombosis, and Vascular Disease
  • 3-day Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS)
  • 2-day Cardiovascular Clinical Nursing Symposium

Mark Your Calendar Now!

Key Dates - Scientific Sessions 2018
May 30CSSP Registration and Housing opens
June 6FAHA & VIP Registration and Housing opens
June 13AHA Member Registration and Housing opens
September 4Deadline for EARLY Registration
Deadline to become an AHA/ASA Professional Member to qualify for the EARLY Member registration rate
September 5Advance Registration rates apply
October 9Deadline for ADVANCE Registration
Deadline to become an AHA/ASA Professional Member to qualify for the ADVANCE Member registration rate
October 10STANDARD registration rates apply
November 10-14Scientific Sessions 2018