Scientific Sessions 2020

One World. Together for Science.

Register now to join us for a virtual experience!

New Virtual Opportunities:

  • Instant access – view all hot-topic sessions from anywhere in the world!
  • Join the discussion – engage using live chat and grow your professional network
  • Participate in live e-Poster presentations – create meaningful dialogue and share your ideas with the authors
  • Connect with your community – easily identify with your peers and prioritize programming based on your specialty
  • Explore all of Scientific Sessions 2020 – more time to navigate the event and discover new areas of interest
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Special Pricing!


  • AHA Professional Partners pay just $49

  • Non Partners pay only $99

Schedule At-a-Glance

Click through the days to see a brief outline of our schedule.

Clinical, Basic, and Population Science presentations will be held in Live and OnDemand Sessions.

Your registration includes access to the 3-day Resuscitation Science Symposium

Friday, Nov. 13

Central Time (UTC -6)
Activity
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Opening Session
  • Main Events
  • Late-Breaking Science
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
  • Industry Events
  • Meet the Trialist
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Networking Activities
  • Satellite Symposia
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Late-Breaking Science
Anytime after 9:00 a.m.
  • View Posters Anytime!
  • Over 400 Sessions available
Anytime
  • View Exhibits Anytime!
  • Learn. Compete. Network.

Saturday, Nov. 14

Central Time (UTC -6)
Activity
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Presidential Session
  • Main Events
  • Late-Breaking Science
  • Fire-Side Chats
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
  • Industry Events
  • Meet the Trialist
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Networking Activities
  • Satellite Symposia
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Main Event
Anytime
  • View Posters Anytime!
  • Over 400 Sessions available
Anytime
  • View Exhibits Anytime!
  • Learn. Compete. Network.
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Sunday, Nov. 15

Central Time (UTC -6)
Activity
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Main Events
  • Late-Breaking Science
  • Fire-Side Chats
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
  • Industry Events
  • Meet the Trialist
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Networking Activities
  • Satellite Symposia
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Late-Breaking Science
Anytime
  • View Posters Anytime!
  • Over 400 Sessions available
Anytime
  • View Exhibits Anytime!
  • Learn. Compete. Network.
Check times

Monday, Nov. 16

Central Time (UTC -6)
Activity
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Main Events
  • Late-Breaking Science
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
  • Industry Events
  • Meet the Trialist
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Networking Activities
  • Satellite Symposia
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Late-Breaking Science
Anytime
  • View Posters Anytime!
  • Over 400 Sessions available
Anytime
  • View Exhibits Anytime!
  • Learn. Compete. Network.
Check times

Tuesday, Nov. 17

Central Time (UTC -6)
Activity
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Main Events
  • Late-Breaking Science
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
  • Industry Events
  • Meet the Trialists
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Networking Activities
  • Satellite Symposia
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Main Event
Anytime
  • View Posters Anytime!
  • Over 400 Sessions available
Anytime
  • View Exhibits Anytime!
  • Learn. Compete. Network.

About Scientific Sessions 2020

  • Live and OnDemand sessions across 27 programming communities
  • Programming Highlights
    • NEW! CPR Guidelines
    • Impactful Late-Breaking Science
    • Cardio Oncology
    • Cardiovascular Consequences of Vaping and E-cigs
    • Clinical and Public Health impact of COVID-19
    • Structural Racism
    • Featured sessions on Heart Failure, Electrophysiology, Interventional Treatment and other key clinical topics
  • 500 educational sessions in OnDemand through Jan. 4, 2021
  • NEW! Including 3-day Resuscitation Science Symposium (Nov. 14–16)
  • CME and MOC credits available
  • Countless networking opportunities, such as live chat and group meetings

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