Posts Tagged ‘American Heart Association’

November 17th, 2013

Brainstorming the Abstracts Submission Process at AHA.13

A fellow discusses many of the ideas arising from a small but provocative gathering.

November 17th, 2013

Clinical Lipidology Becomes a Controversial Field

This cardiology Fellow finds heat and light at a lively session on the new prevention guidelines.

November 17th, 2013

What Council Involvement Can Add

The Associate Editor of CardioExchange explains the myriad benefits of AHA council involvement.

November 17th, 2013

Remaking the Heart: Stem Cells, Patches, Scaffolds, and More

Which advance in regenerative cardiovascular biology has the best chance of being translated into a clinical treatment? A cardiology Fellow ponders cutting-edge science presentations at AHA.13.

November 17th, 2013

Early-Career Sessions at AHA 2013: Pearls, Personal Insights, and Powerhouse Presentations

Another perspective on the fellows-in-training sessions from the first day of AHA 2013

November 16th, 2013

Advice for Fellows-in-Training: Focus, Persistence Are Keys

One of CardioExchange’s blogging fellows shares her highlights of the AHA’s fellows-in-training sessions.

November 16th, 2013

Becoming a Cardiovascular Investigator – Treading in Deep Waters, or a Sure Shot Toward a Successful Future?

One of CardioExchange’s blogging fellows asks the question: Is it possible to succeed as a young investigator in the current funding climate?

November 16th, 2013

A Critical Time for Health Research?

A Cardiology fellow shares his thoughts on some key issues in healthcare as he prepares for the 2013 AHA Scientific Sessions.

August 28th, 2013

American Heart Association Announces Late-Breaking Clinical Trials

There are still a few days left in August, and the European Society of Cardiology meeting doesn’t start until this weekend in Amsterdam. Nevertheless, the American Heart Association has released the list of late-breaking clinical trials for its annual meeting in November. Late-Breaking Clinical Trials 1: Acute Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Care Sunday, Nov 17, 2013, 4:00 PM – 5:19 PM […]

May 16th, 2013

Salt Report from IOM Sparks Much Heat, Only a Little Light

An Institute of Medicine report on salt earlier this week sparked a lot of controversy. The report concludes that there’s no evidence to support current efforts to lower salt consumption to less than 2300 mg/day. Unfortunately, the press coverage offered little insight into the science behind the issue. On the Knight Science Journalism Tracker blog, […]