New York Cardiovascular Symposium

New York Cardiovascular Symposium

Endorsed by: The New York Cardiological Society of the New York State Chapter, American College of Cardiology

Discover Innovative Advances in Cardiovascular Medicine

Cardiovascular clinicians world-wide require evidence-based general cardiology courses that incorporate rigorous science with clinically current and emerging approaches to cardiovascular disease risk management. The American College of Cardiology responds to this need by offering the New York Cardiovascular Symposium.

Join world-renowned cardiologist and course director, Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, MACC and his team of expert presenters for thought-provoking topics including the year's ground-breaking scientific advances, their clinical practice applications and what the future of cardiovascular medicine is to improve patient care.

Topics Include:

  • Trends and Challenges in ACS, CAD, HF, Prevention and more
  • New Technologies, Approaches and Guidelines
  • A Year in Review: Progress in 2018
  • The Future of Medicine

As an attendee, you will experience dynamic education, an engaging expo hall and pre-conference opportunities — all under one roof!

See why fellow cardiovascular clinicians come year after year to ACC's premier course — set in the excitement of New York City during the holidays.

"Best cardiology course that I know of. Great faculty and presents material that is really cutting edge."
2017 Attendee

This course is intended for cardiovascular specialists, internists, family physicians, advanced practice nurses, nurses in cardiology and physician assistants.

Course Director

Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, MACC
Director, Mount Sinai Heart
Physician-in-Chief, Mount Sinai Hospital
Director, Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute and
Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health
Richard Gorlin, MD Heart Research Foundation Professor of Cardiology
Mount Sinai Health System and Icahn School of Medicine
New York
General Director, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares Carlos III (CNIC)


ACCF committee members, faculty, staff and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships he/she and/or his/her spouse or domestic partner has, occurring within the past twelve months, with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. All relevant potential conflicts of interest that are identified are thoroughly vetted by course directors, ACCF education staff, and members of the Accreditation Compliance Workgroup through a process that includes appropriate peer review for fair balance, scientific objectivity and validity, patient care and safety recommendations. Refer to the links below for committee member disclosures and course faculty disclosures. Please note ACCF staff involved with this course have nothing to disclose.

To Register On Line for the Course please click the Register button at the top of the page.

  Tuition Early (Until 8/15/18) Advance (Until 10/17/18) Regular/Onsite 
Early Early Gold* Advance (Until 10/17/18) Advance Gold* Regular/ Onsite Regular/ Onsite Gold*
Physicians (MD, DO, MBBS, PhD) Member Physician (Includes International Associates) $1,200 $1,629 $1,335 $1,764 $1,435 $1,864
Non-member Physician (Includes Industry Professionals) $1,450 $1,979 $1,595 $2,124 $1,695 $2,224
Reduced (RM, NP, PA, CNS, CV Team, PharmD)
Member (Includes FIT, Resident, Student, Emeritus and Government rate) $850 $1,059 $980 $1,189 $1,080 $1,289
Non-member Reduced
$1,100 $1,359 $1,235 $1,494 $1,335 $1,594

* Add $10 for domestic shipments and $45 for international shipments for iScience.

The NYCVS Gold package includes registration to the conference plus online access to iScience, the ACC.19 Meeting on Demand™ Program. The education from ACC.19 is a great complement to the education you will experience in New York, and iScience lets you watch it within 24 hours of its original live presentation in March 2019. Order now to get the lowest possible price; the Gold package saves you more than $1,000! Click here to learn more!

This course has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physician Assistants
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

The American College of Cardiology Foundation is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Learner Bill of Rights


All sessions will be held at the New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, 10019. The meeting site telephone number is 212-586-7000.

A block of rooms has been set aside at The New York Hilton Midtown which is located within walking distance of a multitude of famous attractions, including Central Park, Radio City Music Hall, MOMA and Broadway. Stop by the Concierge and Theatre & Transportation desk in the Lobby of the New York Hilton Midtown for tips, tickets and travel in and around the city.

The New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
Telephone: 212-586-7000

Rate: $504 + tax and additional guest charges (currently 14.75% tax + $3.50 per room per day)

Reservations: Click Here

Top Five reasons to book at the New York Hilton Midtown: 

  • It’s the center of conference activity — providing you with the best conference experience.
  • Network with over 500 attendees staying at the same hotel.
  • Most of the Faculty stays here.
  • Easily accessible to the conference and all of the conference functions. Quick trip back to your room!
  • ACC negotiated very competitive rates for you — terrific location during the busy holiday season.

GROUPS: Special packages are available to meet your group’s needs for a full breakfast. 

New this year for international groups: Book at the NYCVS block and receive $1,100 flat rate for the conference. Please contact for more information.

Travel — Getting to New York
The Hotel is on Avenue of the Americas (6th Ave.) between West 53rd and West 54th Streets. 53rd street is westbound and 54th street is eastbound.

  • By Air
    Area airports, distance from Hotel and ground transportation estimates follow:
    • La Guardia International Airport (8 miles from Hotel)
      Limousine: $103 USD
      Taxi: $35 USD
    • John F. Kennedy International Airport (17 miles from Hotel)
      Limousine: $119 USD
      Subway/Rail: $7.50 USD
      Taxi: $65 USD
    • Newark International Airport (15 miles from hotel)
      Limousine: $139 USD
      Subway/Rail: $10 USD
      Taxi: $85 USD
  • Driving
    The Hotel is on Avenue of the Americas (6th Ave.) between West 53rd and West 54th Streets. 53rd street is west bound and 54th street is east bound. Valet parking is $60 USD standard vehicle; $75 USD for SUV’s.  There is no self-parking.


Smoking is prohibited in all ACC meeting rooms.

Videotaping, audiotaping and still photography are prohibited in all ACC meeting rooms.

We encourage participation by all individuals. If you have a disability, advance notification of any special needs will help us serve you better.

Faculty and course are subject to change without notice.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the ANCC or ACC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.

The views expressed in this course are those of the individual speaker and do not necessarily reflect the views of the ACC.