This event features 3 days of the best in science and cardiovascular clinical practice covering all aspects of basic, clinical, population and translational content. The scope and quality of the scientific exchange make Scientific Sessions the premier cardiovascular research and instructional meeting in the world.
Date of Release: November 17,2019 Program End Date: November 16,2021
American Heart Association®
This activity is intended for all professionals involved in delivering cardiovascular and stroke care, with particular emphasis on physicians, scientists, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, EMS and practice administrators. Medical students and trainees, technicians, dietitians and other health care professionals will also benefit.
Identify major advances in key areas of cutting-edge research and technology in heart failure, atherosclerosis, stroke, cardiovascular genetics, molecular biology and arrhythmias.
Discuss basic processes linking molecular and cellular biology and biochemistry with cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology.
Recognize the promises and pitfalls of cell and gene therapy for cardiovascular disease.
Translate emerging clinical science to clinical practice in patients with cardiovascular disease and stroke.
Evaluate and implement new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for treating cardiovascular disorders and stroke
Recognize emerging trends in the distribution of cardiovascular disease and stroke and their impact on public health.
Evaluate the impact of new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies on health costs and outcomes.
Discuss the adaptation and testing of fundamental scientific discoveries to the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac and vascular disease in patients.
This activity has been planned and implemented by American Heart Association and Midwest Stoke Action Alliance. The American Heart Association is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians
The American Heart Association designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 63.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Heart Association is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Presenter Disclosures are available on the AHA site.
Method of Participation and CME Certificate
The ScientificSessions OnDemand™product includes over 400 hours of lectures/sessions recorded at Scientific Sessions 2019, and offers up to 63.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
for successfully completing all CME-eligible sessions of this activity.
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Watch the CME-eligible sessions of your choosing. You must watch all presentations in a session before completing the Post-Test.
Complete the Post-Test by clicking the CME Information tab next to the Presentation tab. You must score 100% on the post-test to receive credit, but you will have the opportunity to re-take questions that you missed.
Please select your Professional Designation since this will determine the Certificate type you will receive.
CME credit must be claimed by November 16, 2021.
Note: You should not claim credit for an OnDemand™ session if you claimed credit for the same session at the Live Meeting. You must watch the entire session and complete the post-test to receive credit for the session. However, you do not have to view all presentations in the session and complete the test at the same time. You can take a test at any time after watching a session. The CME certificate generated will be cumulative and will list all sessions/tests completed.
Medium or Combination of Media Used
Scientific Sessions OnDemand™ is available in the following formats:
Online access with downloadable MP3 and PDF files **available post meeting
Hard Drive (Optional)
Drive Mobile version for most tablets and smartphones