CLCD Awards and Lectures


AHA scientific council awards acknowledge significant achievements in cardiovascular diseases and stroke, ranging from basic research to service to the councils and the association. These awards applaud the achievements of researchers, scientists, clinicians, nurses and allied health professionals throughout their careers and provide opportunities for financial rewards and special presentations at AHA Conferences.

The Council on Clinical Cardiology (CLCD) proudly sponsors numerous awards associated with Scientific Sessions and invites its partners to apply or nominate. Please click on the links below for eligibility criteria and application or nomination information for each award.

Career Achievement Awards

Lecture Presented at AHA Scientific Sessions

Early Career Investigator Awards and Travel Grants to the AHA Scientific Sessions

Medical Student Scholarship

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American Heart Association Professional Membership

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Scientific Sessions 2020

Nov. 13-17, 2020
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