International Upcoming Events

The AHA works closely with more than 150 “sister” cardiology organizations around the world and hosts or attends annual joint scientific sessions or education programs. The calendar below outlines the international meetings where AHA has a presence.

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Join AHA at these sister society international scientific congresses.

Meeting Date Meeting Name Location Description
March 16-18, 2019 American College of Cardiology (ACC19) New Orleans, LA Provides opportunities to cardiovascular professionals to improve the lives of their patients by staying updated with latest advances and cutting edge practices in heart care and cardiovascular medicine.
March 27-30, 2019 International Congress of Update in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery(link opens in new window) Antalya, Turkey Join AHA at this congress. We will have joint sessions on cardiovascular surgery, challenges in primary prevention, heart valve disease and more.
 March 28-April 1, 2019 15th International Congress of Update in Cardiology & Cardiovascular Surgery Antalya, Turkey Conference for the exchange of the latest advances in cardiology and cardiovascular surgery.
March 29-31, 2019  The 83rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Circulation Society (JCS2019) Yokohama, Japan Annual scientific meeting of the JCS with an emphasis this year is on cardiovascular medicine for the next generation. 
April 30 - May 1, 2019  66th Annual Conference of the Israel Heart Society  Tel Aviv, Israel  The conference features numerous high-level scientific presentations in all fields of cardiology and cardiac surgery and is usually honored by several invited distinguished international speakers.
May 15-18, 2019  XXVII Interamerican Congress of Cardiology (SIAC 2019)  Dominican Republic  Bi-annual conference for the exchange of the latest advances in cardiology. 
May 16-18, 2019  Associazione Nazionale Medici Cardiologi Ospedalieri ANMCO Congress 2019  Rimini, Italy  Conference for the exchange of the latest advances in cardiology with focus on the hospital based cardiologists. 
August 31-September 4, 2019  ESC Congress 2019  Paris, France  The congress will highlight the most applicable issues related to the diagnosis, treatment and management of cardiovascular diseases and other heart related problems through a range of interesting scientific sessions, educational workshops, and cutting edge lectures by experts and specialists. 
September 20-22, 2019  74th Congress of the Brazilian Society of Cardiology  Porto Alegre, Brazil  Annual congress for the exchange of knowledge and latest advances in prevention and management of cardiovascular disease. 
October 10-13, 2019  Great Wall International Congress of Cardiology Beijing, China  This congress will focus on topics such as basic and translational medicine, cardiovascular disease clinical research, cardiovascular-disciplinary research, cardiac rehabilitation, and epidemiology, prevention, and control. 
October 17-19, 2019  45th Argentine Society of Cardiology Congress  Buenos Aires, Argentina  Annual conference for the exchange of the latest advances in cardiovascular health and disease. 
November 9-13, 2019  31st Annual Congress of the Mexican Society of Cardiology  Querétaro, Mexico  Annual conference for the exchange of the latest advances in cardiology. 
November 16-18, 2019  AHA Scientific Sessions 2019  Philadelphia, PA  The annual Scientific Sessions features lectures and discussion about basic, translational, clinical and population science in the field of cardiovascular health and disease. 
December 2019  Italian Society of Cardiology 79th Annual Congress 2019  Rome, Italy  Scientific congress to promote progress in the field of knowledge and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. 

Upcoming 2019 AHA Conferences