ISHLT 2016 ANNUAL MEETING & SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS Andrew J. Fisher, FRCP, PhD Annual Meeting Program Committee WebpageNEW! PRELIMINARY PROGRAM:
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The 2016 Preliminary Program has everything you need to help you start planning your trip to Washington, DC this coming April! The brochure is packed with information on meeting registration, hotel reservations, CME, program highlights, schedule at-a-glance, timetables, Academies and Annual Meeting invited program content, as well as plenty of enticing photos and descriptions of what the USA's capital city has to offer. and take advantage of the Early Bird Registration discount!REGISTRATION AND HOTEL INFORMATION:
Registration and hotel booking for the ISHLT 2016 Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions is now OPEN
Visit the page for more information.GENERAL INFORMATION:
The 2016 Annual Meeting will be held at the Marriott Wardman Park located in a charming neighborhood in the heart of Washington, DC filled with amazing restaurants and quaint shops. Just a few steps away, youíll discover the funky stores and ethnic cuisine of Adams Morgan or the exciting night life of Dupont Circle. Head north to hear the sounds of animals coming from the National Zoo. Or venture into the hotelís natural surroundings to enjoy a quiet stroll or invigorating run through Rock Creek Park. With a Metro stop just outside the doors of the venue and area airports close by, itís a premier city destination just two Metro stops from everything DC has to offer.
We hope to build on the tremendous success of the 2015 Nice meeting, the best attended meeting in the Societyís history. We plan a traditional meeting schedule, opening on Wednesday and closing on Saturday. The format of the Washington meeting will be similar to previous meetings, beginning with a day of pre-meeting symposia on Wednesday morning and closing mid-day Saturday.
The majority of the meeting will be devoted to submitted content. In anticipation of contributions of high quality, novel scientific work, we plan to run concurrent oral sessions to showcase the highest scoring abstracts and mini-oral sessions and general poster sessions are planned to share other excellent submitted work with our members.ABSTRACT SUBMISSION:
The Abstract Submission website is live and accepting submissions. Visit the webpage for more information or to submit an abstract.COMMERCIAL & PROMOTIONAL SUPPORT OPPORTUNITIES:
Visit the webpage.ACCREDITATION:
This meeting will be CME accredited. Details will be provided in the Preliminary Program which will be published and available in October 2015.ONLINE RECORDED SESSIONS:
Online recorded sessions are available for purchase prior to the meeting at a 15-20% discount off on-site prices. These prices are available for paid registrants only and can be purchased via the online registration process. Visit the page for more information.ABOUT WASHINGTON, DC:
Washington, DC is a living history book full of powerful moments and memorable experiences. Itís the only city in the world where you can visit with a 19-foot President Lincoln, read the real U.S. Constitution, see Dorothyís ruby-red slippers, immerse yourself in internationally acclaimed art and explore space travel - all in one day. When youíre not in sessions we hope that you will be able to explore Americaís educational and entertaining venues, world-class museums and monuments, unique neighborhoods, top-rated restaurants, gorgeous parks and gardens, and endless performing arts choices. To learn more about Washington, DC, please visit http://washington.org