Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences Early Career Development

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Mission Statement

The Early Career Committee of the BCVS Council has been established with the aim to:

  • Introduce trainees and early career individuals in the mission of the BCVS council and the AHA.
  • Foster the development of trainees and early career professionals in the field of basic cardiovascular science.
  • Facilitate information flow that pertains to scientific advancements and career opportunities
BCVS Early Career Committee


BCVS Abstract Submission

Submission deadline: March 13, 2019.

Abstract Submission
Abstract submission is now closed.


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New for 2019: Early Career Poster Competition

This new competition is sponsored by the BCVS Early Career Committee to encourage new investigators to participate in the BCVS 2019 Scientific Sessions. There will be three graduate and three post-doc early career poster awards ($100 each) presented to qualified poster presenters. The awardees will be selected based on the originality, quality, and the impact of the work presented in the abstracts. Qualified members may apply for this poster competition and one of the other early career awards! View more information about this new competition.

2016 Winners

  • Katz Award: Yen-Sing Ang, PhD
  • Marcus Award: Danny El-Nachef, PhD

History of Finalists

Basic Cardiovascular Sciences

July 29–Aug. 1, 2019
Boston, Mass.

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