Behavioral Medicine

Science News

Effects of Objective and Perceived Social Isolation on Cardiovascular and Brain Health
Sleep Disordered Breathing and Cardiac Arrhythmias in Adults: Mechanistic Insights and Clinical Implications
Psychological Outcomes and Interventions for Individuals with Congenital Heart Disease
Life's Essential Eight: Updating and Enhancing the American Heart Association's Cardiovascular Health Construct
Cardiopulmonary Consequences of Vaping in Adolescents

Journals

Plasma Lipidomic Profiles of Dairy Consumption: a New Window on Their Cardiometabolic Effects
High Circulating Triglycerides Are Most Commonly a Marker of Ectopic Fat Accumulation: Connecting the Clues to Advance Lifestyle Interventions
Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction: “The Importance of Being Frail”
Qualitative Study of Long‐Term Cardiac Arrest Survivors’ Challenges and Recommendations for Improving Survivorship
Prevalence and Predictors of Food Insecurity Among Stroke Survivors in the United States

Continuing Education

Manesh R. Patel, MD and Amit Khera, MD are photographed bumping fists. Mark your calendar

Mark your calendars now to experience the premiere global event focusing on improving health by championing scientific discovery and practice-changing educational content.

Begin your #AHA22 experience by submitting an abstract April 13 – June 9, 6:00 PM CST. We can’t wait to see you this November!


Even though #AHA21 was fully virtual, our flagship meeting brought us together across the globe. If you missed some of our great programming, now is your chance!

Members and attendees can now access informative, practice-changing sessions or earn CE credits for free -- through a different link. And nonmembers can purchase our Sessions package or our special CE bundle.

The EPI Council focuses on population-based approaches to preventing cardiovascular diseases. The council’s mission is to lead the discovery and translation of science related to the distribution and determinants of cardiovascular disease with an emphasis on population approaches to prevent cardiovascular disease and improve cardiovascular health.


The Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health promotes the expansion and exchange of knowledge with the ultimate goal of improving cardiovascular health across the lifespan. The council nurtures basic, clinical, epidemiological, and translational science related to nutrition, lipids, obesity, diabetes, physical activity, and behavioral change.


The QCOR Council provides a forum for a multidisciplinary group of volunteers committed to making a substantial contribution to reducing the burden of heart disease and stroke through improving healthcare quality and patient outcomes. Members gain insight on how to provide effective, safe, timely, equitable, efficient, and patient-centered care.


CRAVE Results

Gregory M. Marcus, MD, MAS explains the methodology and results of the CRAVE trial, designed to assess the acute affects of coffee consumption in ambulatory patients.

American Heart Association Professional Members

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