Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease (KCVD)

Message from the Chair

Vivek Bhalla, MD, FASN, FAHAWelcome to the Council for the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease (KCVD). Our Council strives to reduce cardiovascular-related disability and death through clinical, translational, and basic research, communication, advocacy and education about: a) the role of the kidney in hypertension, b) the role of the kidney in cardiovascular diseases- this includes acute kidney injury and chronic kidney... Read Dr. Bhalla's full message

Vivek Bhalla, MD, FASN, FAHA
Chair, Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease

Funding Opportunities

AHA research programs are available to basic, clinical and population scientists.

Hypertension

Hypertension

Hypertension is one of 11 AHA journals. It represents the Councils on HBPR and KCVD, in cooperation with the Inter-American Society of Hypertension.

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ISC 2019 Science News
02/05/2019 | AHA's Science News for ISC 2019 in Honolulu, Hawaii, Feb. 6-8, 2019. In-depth interviews and a deep-dive look into studies presented at t...
2019 Focused Update of the 2014 Atrial Fibrillation Guideline
01/28/2019 | This focused update to the Guideline for the Management of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation reflects information from several clinical s...
HYPERTENSION | 40th Anniversary
01/24/2019 | Hypertension 40th Anniversary

Scientific Sessions 2018

Scientific Sessions: Nov. 10-12
Exhibits: Nov. 10-12
Cardiovascular Nursing Clinical Symposium: Nov. 10-11

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