Submission Deadline: Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 1:00 p.m. ET

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The ACC is now accepting abstract submissions. Submit your research for a chance to be featured at ACC.20/WCC, where you'll share your science with over 12,000 attendees from more than 130 countries.

Abstracts may be submitted in any of the 45 topic areas and all submissions will be considered for oral, poster and moderated poster presentations. Do you have research on a non-clinical topic area? Submit your research on topics of Education and Training, Global Cardiovascular Health, Innovation and Technology, or Shared Decision-Making to our Spotlight on Special Topics abstract categories! Please make sure your disclosures are up to date, then click the "Submit Science" button above to enter your submission today.

Accepted abstracts will be published in an online issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, one of the top-ranked cardiovascular journals in the world! Plus, with more than 250 reporters representing 23 countries expected at ACC.20/WCC, your research will have global impact! Abstracts and other meeting activities from ACC.19 were covered in more than 4,000 unique articles, creating billions of media impressions.

All accepted abstract presenters will receive a limited-time code for a 10% discount off registration rates. In addition, the top 3 flatboard posters in each Learning Pathway will receive the ACC.20/WCC Best Poster Award. Best Poster Award Winners will be acknowledged in the ACC.20/WCC ePoster System and within the ACC.20/WCC App providing the winners with additional exposure.

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