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A Fully Virtual Experience

This three-day virtual conference features more than 1,300 compelling presentations in 17 categories that emphasize basic, clinical and translational sciences as they evolve toward a better understanding of stroke pathophysiology with the goal of developing more effective therapies.


Please review the updated registration requirements and AHA Embargo and Recording Policies.

PPN access is limited to a restricted group of journalists as determined by AHA Communications.

Technical assistance for the online registration process is available via a link at the bottom of each page of the registration form.

QUESTIONS: Please send email to ahacommunications@heart.org.

Media Access Requirements for the International Stroke Conference 2021

Registering to attend ISC 2021 virtually is not the same as registering for media only access to ISC 2021 embargoed media materials.

To attend ISC 2021 as a media attendee with access to the Main Events, scientific posters and other activities (as if you were attending in person):

  • Please register at this LINK to receive a virtual badge and badge number.
  • A link to access the conference with your badge number will be provided HERE when the meeting begins on March 17th.

To access embargoed media materials in the ISC 2021 Password-Protected Newsroom (PPN):

  • If you have not accessed an AHA PPN in the last year, you will need to apply for access when the link to the ISC 2021 PPN link becomes available HERE two weeks before the meeting.
  • If you currently have access to the AHA PPN, you will log in with your user name and password when the ISC 2021 PPN link is posted HERE two weeks before the meeting.