Meetings / Live CME

Collaborate with your peers and master the latest knowledge in your cardiovascular specialty.

Upcoming AHA Conferences

February 22–24
International Stroke Conference 2017
George R. Brown Convention Center | Houston, Texas
Nursing Symposia & Pre-Con Symposia: February 21

March 7–10
EPI|Lifestyle 2017 Scientific Sessions

Hilton Portland | Portland, Oregon

April 2–3
QCOR 2017 Scientific Sessions
The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City | Arlington, Virginia

May 4–7
ATVB|PVD 2017 Scientific Sessions

Hyatt Regency Minneapolis | Minneapolis, Minnesota

July 10–13
BCVS 2017 Scientific Sessions
Hilton Portland | Portland, Oregon

September 13–16
Council on Hypertension 2017 Scientific Sessions

Hyatt Regency San Francisco | San Francisco, California

November 11–15
Scientific Sessions 2017
Anaheim, California

Science NewsView All

Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Big Data Special Collection
12/02/2016 | Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes announces a Big Data Special Collection.
Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions Featured Articles for November 2016
12/02/2016 | This article presents 2 featured articles from Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions, "Comparison between one-ste...
Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging Featured Articles Novemeber 2016
12/02/2016 | Featured articles from the November 2016 issue of Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging: "Lifelong Physical Activity Re...
Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Featured Articles Dec 2016
11/30/2016 | This article presents featured articles from the December 2016 issue of Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology.
From ATVB: Free Editor's Pick for December 2016
11/29/2016 | Local Matrix Metalloproteinase 9 Level Determines Early Clinical Presentation of ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction

Key Highlights from Scientific Sessions 2016

Top Science Stories from Scientific Sessions 2016

Steve Houser, MD, president, American Heart Association, Frank Sellke, MD, and Eric Peterson, MD review the big science stories from Scientific Sessions 2016 in New Orleans.

Inhibition of PCSK9 Synthesis via RNA Interference: 90 Day Data From Orion-1-a Multi-centre Phase-2 Randomized Controlled Trial
Kausik K Ray | Imperial College of London, London, United Kingdom

RESULTS: At 180 days, inhibiting PCSK9 synthesis using RNA interference safely reduced LDL-C.

Manesh R. Patel

Effects of Ticagrelor Compared With Clopidogrel in Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease (EUCLID)
Manesh R Patel | Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

RESULTS: PAD patients did not gain more benefit from long-term ticagrelor compared to clopidogrel in preventing cardiovascular death, heart attack, or ischemic stroke. The primary endpoint was not met.

International Stroke Conference 2017

February 22–24, 2017
Houston, Texas

EPI-Lifestyle 2016 

March 7–10, 2017
Portland, Oregon

QCOR 2017

April 2–3, 2017
Arlington, Virginia