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Yoga-CaRe Commentary

Eric Peterson, MD, chair of the program committee for Scientific Sessions 2018, comments on the results of the Yoga-CaRe trial, which was presented at the meeting in Chicago this year.
 

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Science News 2019 Scientific Sessions
11/16/2019 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2019. Nov. 16-18, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA.
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11/14/2019 | This third in a series of annual International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (ILCOR) consensus on science with treatment rec...
2019 Clinical Performance & Quality Measures for Adults With High Blood Pressure
11/12/2019 | Recent data indicates more than 100 million Americans currently have high blood pressure (HBP); of those taking antihypertensive medicati...

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April 5–6, 2019
Arlington, Virginia

American Heart Association | Scientific Sessions

Nov. 16–18, 2019
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

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Related Councils

Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR)

William Borden, MD, FAHA

The Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR) 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.

William Borden, MD, FAHA
Chair, Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research

QCOR Scientific Sessions       Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes       QCOR Council Awards

Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing (CVSN)

Cynthia M. Dougherty, ARNP, PhD, FAHA, FAAN

Through the valued expertise of our members we are able to accelerate the discovery, interpretation, and application of scientific knowledge to enhance cardiovascular health and treat cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The CVSN Council plays an essential role in the overall mission of American Heart Association through helping to develop scientific statements and advisories, determining the nature and scope of professional education activities, providing scientific expertise and conducting research as well as promoting translation/application of new knowledge and evidence-base practices in clinical settings.

Cynthia M. Dougherty, ARNP, PhD, FAHA, FAAN
Chair, Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing
 

Scientific Sessions      International Stroke Conference       Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing       CVSN Council Awards

Council on Clinical Cardiology (CLCD)

Eldrin Lewis, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC

The purpose of the Council on Clinical Cardiology (CLCD) is to achieve the objectives of the American Heart Association (AHA) in the field of clinical cardiology, to promote excellence in clinical care and to foster the professional development and education of clinical cardiologists. Through council-sponsored symposia, panels and scientific conferences, members can access new developments in the field and interpret and promote clinical cardiology to professional and lay audiences.

Eldrin Lewis, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC
Chair, Council on Clinical Cardiology

Scientific Sessions       Circulation       CLCD Council Awards