Submit Science

Scientific Sessions 2019

November 16–18

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Registration Information
Nonmember registration & housing opens Wed., June 26.


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Abstract Submissions
Late breaking science (clinical) submission is open until Aug. 14.
Late-breaking basic science submission is Jul. 24–Aug. 15.


See the Submit Science page for 2019 deadlines and fees

Late-breaking (clinical) science

Submit your late-breaking (clinical) science abstracts from now through August 14, 2019.

Download the Late-Breaking Science Guidelines (PDF) for details and instructions.

For information related to the AHA Embargo Policy and requests for press release, please review the AHA Process for Press Release (PDF).



Late-breaking basic science

Late-breaking basic science abstract submission is open July 24 – August 15, 2019.

Submit Your Science to Scientific Sessions 2019

The buzz has already started, here’s why you should submit your research:

Top-Ranked Publication:
Accepted abstracts are published in the most prestigious cardiovascular journal, the American Heart Association’s Circulation (opens in new window), reaching over 26,000 subscribers and receiving over 1.4 million monthly page views.

Increase Your Global Reach:
Reach a global audience by presenting your science at the AHA’s Scientific Sessions, one of the most influential and impactful cardiovascular conference in the world. In 2018, Scientific Sessions received:

  • 23,046+ stories developed by national, local, and international media
  • 18.8 billion media impressions worldwide
  • Over 300 million impressions across social media
  • Thousands of attendees from over 100 countries

Member Benefits:

  • Save 50% off abstract submission fess and up to $600 off registration fees
  • Opportunity to apply for AHA sponsored awards and travel stipends (over $160,000 available)