2015 Fellows Research Day

Join us for the American Heart Association's 23rd annual Fellows Research Day --  
the Pittsburgh region's premier cardiovascular science event!


What's New?

AGENDA:  Here is the finalized agenda for 2015 Fellows Research Day


We are pleased to offer the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center for your Fellows Research Day accommodations.    The hotel is in walking distance to the University Club....approx. 2 blocks.

To make your reservation, please contact Nancy Bancroft at the American Heart Association at 412-208-3570 or nancy.bancroft@heart.org no later than January 19, 2015.

The reservation is good for (1) night with check-in and late arrival guarantee on Thursday, January 22 after 3:00 p.m. and check-out on January 23 by noon.  You will receive the discounted rate of  $138.00/per night + tax.. 
A credit card is required at the time the reservation is made. 

Parking is available on-site at the hotel and is $19.00 per night.  You will have in/out privileges.   
Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center
100 Lytton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA  15213

Abstract Submissions are NOW CLOSED

Guest Registration is NOW CLOSED

Why Attend?

Fellows Research Day encompasses a full-day of judged oral and poster presentations by the Pittsburgh area's brightest and best young researchers.  It is a conference designed to allow young investigators the experience and the excitement of presenting their own work to their peers in a professional and supportive environment.  Also, the event highlights the importance of cardiovascular related research and encourages beginning physicians and scientists to pursue these types of careers.

The program will include:
  • Basic and Clinical science presentations - both oral and poster
  • Luncheon lecture by the Peter J. Safar Pulse of Pittsburgh award recipient 
  • Judging by an outstanding panel of the Pittsburgh region's top physicians and scientists from our leading medical and educational institutions
  • Monetary awards for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each presentation category

When & Where

In 2015, the University of Pittsburgh - Heart & Vascular Institute will host the event at the University Club on Friday, January 23.  

Key Dates

November 3, 2014Abstract Submission and Guest Registration Opens
December 12, 2014Abstract Submission Closes
January 5, 2015Guest Registration Closes
January 23, 2015Fellows Research Day

Don't miss this unique opportunity to learn and meet with leaders in cardiovascular research.
For more information, contact the American Heart Association at 412-208-3570 or frd.pittsburgh@heart.org