Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS)

Message from the Chair

Elizabeth McNally, MD, PhD, FAHAWelcome to the Basic Cardiovascular Council of the American Heart Association (AHA). I am honored to serve as the Chair of the Council and to serve the mission of the AHA. BCVS is one of largest organizations dedicated to fundamental and translation research to improve heart health. Our membership spans the globe and, importantly, across the professional spectrum of cardiovascular researchers. Read Dr. McNally's full message

Elizabeth McNally, MD, PhD, FAHA
Chair, Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences

BCVS 2020 Scientific Sessions

Basic Cardiovascular Sciences 2020 Scientific Sessions
July 27–30, 2020
Now a Virtual Event

Learn about BCVS Scientific Sessions

Funding Opportunities

The method for applying for funding is Web-based, using our electronic system, Grants@Heart.

Circulation Research

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Mechanistic research of relevance to the cardiovascular system from various disciplines.

BCVS Early Career Mentorship Program

We are delighted to offer a program to Early Career Investigators that gives them the opportunity to intern/observe in an Established Investigator’s laboratory for a few days as a visiting scholar. We look forward to connecting you with a Mentor who has similar interests and experience as yours and who could help advance your career.

Scientific Sessions 2020

Scientific Sessions: Nov. 14–16

Dallas, Texas