Quality of Care

Science News

Cardiovascular Effects of Home Dialysis Therapies
2022 AHA/ACC Key Data Elements and Definitions for Cardiovascular and Noncardiovascular Complications of COVID-19
Cardiopulmonary Consequences of Vaping in Adolescents
Toward a Better Understanding of Sex- and Gender-Related Differences in Endovascular Stroke Treatment
PAD National Action Plan

Journals

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
Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes Admitted to Contemporary Cardiac Intensive Care Units: Insights From the CCCTN Registry
Late Outcomes of Patients With Prehospital ST‐Segment Elevation and Appropriate Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Nonactivation
Translating Clinical Guidelines Into Care Delivery Innovation: The Importance of Rigorous Methods for Generating Evidence

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 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.


The CVSN Council accelerates the discovery, interpretation, and application of science to enhance cardiovascular health and treat cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The council helps develop scientific statements and advisories, guide professional education activities, provide scientific expertise, conduct research, translate findings, and promote evidence-based practices in clinical settings.


The CLCD Council supports AHA objectives in clinical cardiology, promotes excellent clinical care, and fosters professional development and education for clinical cardiologists. Through council-sponsored symposia, panels, and scientific conferences, members can access and interpret new developments in the field and promote clinical cardiology to professional and lay audiences.


#QCOR21 at Sessions Program Highlights

Program Chair Umesh N. Khot, MD and Vice Chair Emily O'Brien, PhD highlight some of the main events they have planned for the meeting this year, with a focus on early career science and the ways quality of life and outcomes research is evolving in response to the COVID pandemic and emerging mhealth technologies.

American Heart Association Professional Members

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  • Free Online Access to AHA Scientific Journals
  • Affiliate with our 16 Scientific Councils
  • Discounts on Scientific Conference Registration and Online Courses