American Heart Association

Boston scientist awarded American Heart Association prize for translating bench research into identifiable markers of CVD risk

The American Heart Association awarded its 2014 Population Research Prize to Vasan R. Ramachandran, M.D., of Boston University School of Medicine, “for brilliantly seizing upon opportunities to translate cutting-edge bench science into an epidemiological context, thereby making fundamental contributions to identifying systemic markers for cardiovascular risk, both here and […]

November 17th, 2014|Categories: Health|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Boston scientist awarded American Heart Association prize for translating bench research into identifiable markers of CVD risk

Renowned medical journal editor Joseph A. Vita dies at 58

Joseph A. Vita, M.D., a renowned professor, cardiologist and scientist who launched Journal of the American Heart Association and served as its first editor-in-chief, died Sunday after a battle with lung cancer. He was 58.

From the first issue of the open-access journal known as JAHA in 2012, it has served […]