Programming - Scientific Sessions 2021

What to Expect in #AHA21 Programming

Listen as Scientific Sessions Program Committee Chair Manesh R. Patel, MD, and Vice-Chair Amit Khera, MD, MSC, FAHA describe the programming on tap for Scientific Sessions 2021.

AHA21 Abstract Preview
Drs. Patel and Khera discuss the wide variety of abstracts to be presented at AHA's 2021 meeting.
AHA21 Basic Science Preview
Dr. Khera gives a taste of some of the basic science titles and topics you'll see November 13-15. 
AHA21 Health Equity Sessions
AHA President-Elect Michelle Albert, MD, MPH, FAHA and Dr. Khera review some of #AHA21's Health Equity sessions and titles.

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Featured Sessions

Featured live sessions

Late-Breaking Science, Main Events and Special Sessions

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Health Equity

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Programming focused on strategies to promote the delivery of equitable healthcare.

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Specialty Focused Programming

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Multi-disciplinary sessions for 27 specialties and interests. Includes posters and oral abstracts.

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OnDemand Programming

On-Demand Programming

Cutting-edge basic, translational, and clinical science you can access 24/7 from Nov. 13–Dec. 15.

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Clinical Case Competition Gold Awardees

Congratulations to the Clinical Case Competition Gold Award recipients who participated in our very first AHA Clinical Case Competition!

These individuals both nationally and internationally submitted outstanding case reports that were well presented and considered to be of high interest to our AHA21 attendees. Watch Amit Khera, MD, MSc, FACC, FAHA, FASCP, co-chair for the Committee on Scientific Sessions Programming, congratulate these award recipients and their important participation in the partnership of science and clinical medicine.

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International Rebroadcasting
Manesh Patel, MD, FAHA, Chair of the Committee on Scientific Sessions Program, describes which sessions will be rebroadcast for international users, and why it's so important for global health workers to see.

International Rebroadcasts

AHA Scientific Sessions will rebroadcast three key late breaking science sessions at a time that aligns with the Pacific Rim audience.  The rebroadcast will feature live commentary following the rebroadcast to provide context on the findings that are specific to viewers from this region. Be sure to register for Scientific Sessions to participate in these sessions live and to have access to over 500 sessions on demand.  

Rebroadcast Sessions and Times:

LBS.02 Hypertension:  Local, Global and Pandemic Impacts (see LBS02 studies)
Rebroadcast: Sunday, Nov. 14 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:10 p.m. JST (10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. EST)

LBS.03 - Prevention to Intervention in Atrial Arrhythmias (see LBS03 studies)
Rebroadcast: Monday, Nov. 15 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:10 p.m. JST (10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. EST)

LBS.05 - Building on the Foundations of Treatment: Advances in Heart Failure Therapy (see LBS05 studies)
Rebroadcast: Monday, Nov. 15 from 1:30 – 2:20 PM JST (11:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. EST)