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 Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia (CVSA) proudly sponsors awards to the AHA Scientific Sessions and a student scholarship, each of which honors researchers, early career investigators and medical students. Please click on an award below for more information, including eligibility criteria and application instructions.
Awards sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia to the AHA Scientific Sessions
- CVSA Resident Prize
- Surgery Mentoring Award
- Vivien Thomas Early Career Investigator Award
- CVSA Distinguished Achievement Award