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Heart Failure Association Winter Research Meeting

Add to calendar20/01/20160:00 23/01/20160:00 Europe/Paris Heart Failure Association Winter Research Meeting

The aim of the Winter Meeting is to give a broad overview of current concepts in heart failure research, present excellent science and produce discussions on heart failure pathophysiology and treatment as well as providing opportunities for all participants to present their own work and have fruitful discussions with their peers

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2016 programme ready!

 

Summary

The aim of the Winter Meeting is to give a broad overview of current concepts in heart failure research, present excellent science and produce discussions on heart failure pathophysiology and treatment as well as providing opportunities for all participants to present their own work and have fruitful discussions with their peers

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Scientific programme

The 2016 programme is now available!

Sessions take place throughout the 2 and 1/2 days of the meeting:

  • Chaperones and motor proteins as novel therapeutic targets
  • Mechanisms of pulmonary hypertension
  • Cardiotoxicity in cancer therapy
  • Metabolic regulation of heart growth and adaptation
  • The gut microbiome
  • Cardiac repair - dynamics and signaling
  • Proteoglycans: new sweethearts in cardiac remodeling?

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Abstract submission

Abstract submission is now closed. Grading is taking place and results will be announced at the end of November.

Once you have received your result, you will be contacted by the HFA with logistical details. Please note, this is a closed meeting and only invited faculty and seleced abstract presenters can attend.

Abstracts are presented as posters. All poster are displayed throughout the meeting.

Abstract topics:

  1. Signalling in hypertrophy and failure
  2. E.C Coupling
  3. Genetics
  4. Contractile function
  5. Cardiac Metabolism
  6. Cardiac regeneration and repair

A lively and highly interactive poster session takes place on Thursday evening between faculty and presenters. During this evening, judges discuss the 10 Posters selected for the Young Investigator Poster Awards

2015 winners are pictured with Prof D Hilfiker Kleiner and Prof C Maack, meeting coordinator, : (pictured left to right: S Ounzain, CM Greco, A Ghigo)

INFORMATION

Abstract presenters are requested to provide their own flights. The HFA provides hotel accommodation and all meals which are taken exclusively in the hotel.

The HFA also provides a bus service which will be provided from Geneva airport on Wednesday 20 January at 15:30 and back to the airport on Saturday 23 January (book flights after 15:30). The meeting begins with a Welcome Dinner on Wednesday evening. Sessions continue right until 13:00 on Saturday.

If your abstract is accepted, you will be required to pay a 200 euros registration fee.

Reports on 2014 meeting

Read the reports on last year's meeting in:

CardioPulse

European Journal of Heart Failure


 

European Society
of Cardiology

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Cedex France

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