Fellows in Training – Sessions & Conferences

Scientific Sessions 2019
November 16–18
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Why Attend Scientific Sessions 2019?

Our annual meeting is instrumental in shaping the future of cardiovascular science and medicine. Join your peers and global thought leaders for the premier cardiovascular meeting and experience hands-on educational sessions, innovative curriculum, networking opportunities and so much more.

Are you ready? Join us at Scientific Sessions 2019 for three exciting days of breakthrough and discovery.

Saturday, November 16 – Monday, November 18
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Highlights include:

  • Late-Breaking Science
  • FIT/Early Career Programming
  • Frontiers in Science Summits
  • State of the Art Cardiovascular Care
  • Cardiovascular Clinical Nursing Symposium
  • Abstract Oral and Poster Sessions
  • CME and MOC Credits Available

Bring the whole family! This year we will be offering on-site childcare and enhanced mother's room amenities.

FITs at Sessions

Many FIT-targeted activities and programming are planned at 2019 Scientific Sessions.

FIT/Early Career Lounge

We will host a FIT/Early Career lounge in the Heart Hub.  This space is dedicated for FITs and Early Careers to learn, network, and recharge.

Programming at the FIT/EC Lounge:

  • Meeting AHA Leadership
  • Tips for Scientific Writing
  • Finding Your Ikigai: Maintaining Balance & Sense of Self During Training Behind the Scene
  • Fellow-to-Faculty Transition
  • Cardiac Critical Care: What, How, and Why
  • Matching into Cardiology Fellowship: The Inside Scoop From Program Directors & AHA FITs
  • Establishing a Successful Mentor/Mentee Relationship
  • And more…

Council Dinners

AHA Scientific Councils will be hosting council dinners during the AHA Scientific Sessions. Winners for the Young Investigator Award will also be recognized during the dinner. FITs are welcome and encouraged to join and network with the council members and award winners.

Sessions Registration

All active AHA FIT members receive a discounted registration for the AHA Sessions. Please contact Eddie Pan, AHA FIT Program Manager, for more information.

Upcoming AHA Conferences

 DateLocationAbstract OpensRegistration Opens
Vascular Discovery: From Genes to MedicineMay 5 - 7, 2020Virtual eventTo be announcedTo be announced
QCORMay 15 - 16, 2020Virtual eventTo be announcedTo be announced
BCVSJuly 27 - 30, 2020Chicago, Ill.To be announcedTo be announced