Councils



ISHLT SCIENTIFIC COUNCILS


In order to enhance the Board of Directors' ability to manage the affairs of the Society, the activities of the Society conducted outside the auspices of the Board and Committees shall be divided among the Scientific Councils established by the Board. Each Scientific Council shall be governed by an Operating Board which shall be responsible for the day-to-day application of Board policies and for the implementation of charges to the Council from the Board of Directors, and who shall submit periodic written and oral reports to the Board.

The standing Scientific Councils of the Society are:

Basic Science and Translational Research (BSTR)
New! Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Heart Failure and Transplantation (HFTX)
Infectious Diseases (ID)
Junior Faculty and Trainees (JFTC)
Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS)
Nursing, Health Science, and Allied Health (NHSAH)
Pathology (PATH)
Pediatric Thoracic Transplantation and Heart Failure (PEDS)
Pharmacy and Pharmacology (PHARM)
Pulmonary Hypertension (PH)
Pulmonary Transplantation (PULM TX)



SCIENTIFIC COUNCIL ORGANIZATIONAL AND GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE (PDF)

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