Meetings / Live CME


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Upcoming AHA Conferences

EPI|Lifestyle
March 20–23, 2018 | New Orleans, La.
QCOR
April 6–7, 2018 | Arlington, Va.
Vascular Discovery: From Genes to Medicine (formerly ATVB|PVD)
May 10–12, 2018 | San Francisco, Calif.
BCVS
July 30–Aug 2, 2018 | San Antonio, Tex.
Hypertension
September 6–9, 2018 | Chicago, Ill.
Scientific Sessions
November 10–14, 2018 | Chicago, Ill.
International Stroke Conference 2019
Precon & Nursing: Feb. 5 | Sessions: Feb. 6–8, 2019 | Honolulu, Hawaii

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Conference Science NewsView All Conference Science News

Science News (International Stroke Conference)
01/23/2018 | Science News for International Stroke Conference 2018 | Jan. 23-26, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
Science News (Scientific Sessions)
11/11/2017 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2017. Nov. 11-16, 2017 in Anaheim, California.
Science News (Hypertension) 2017
09/14/2017 | Science News analysis, interviews and presentations from the Council on Hypertension Scientific Sessions 2017 conference in San Francisco...
Science News from ESC 2017
08/27/2017 | Exclusive video interviews and selected data summaries of the most important late-breaking clinical trials from the European Society of C...
Science News from BCVS 2017 (Archive)
07/10/2017 | Science News, presentations, and video interviews from AHA's Basic Cardiovascular Science 2017 Scientific Sessions in Portland, Oregon

Science News highlights from ISC 2018


2018 AIS Guidelines
William J. Powers, MD, writing group chair, provides an overview of the 2018 Acute Ischemic Stroke Guidelines.

See also: Full Science News Coverage of the AIS Guidelines VIDEO: Potential Future Impact of the 2018 AIS Guidelines


DAWN Results
Raul Nogueira, MD, analyzes implications from the DAWN trial, where clinical core mismatch patients benefited from thrombectomy up to 24 hours, but chances for good outcomes declined over time.

See also: DAWN data summary and abstract (opens in new window)

The Effect of Rivaroxaban with Aspirin on Stroke Outcomes in the Cardiovascular Outcomes for People Using Anticoagulation Strategies (COMPASS) Trial
Mukul Sharma | Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

A Comparison of Direct Aspiration vs. Stent Retriever as a First Approach ("COMPASS"): A Randomized Trial
J Mocco | Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

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EPI|Lifestyle 2018 

March 20–23, 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana

QCOR 2018

April 6–7, 2018
Arlington, Virginia

ATVB|PVD|FGTB 2018

May 10–12, 2018
San Francisco, Calif.