Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to dissemintate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our goal is to reduce the burden in cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Promoting excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our Mission is "to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death"
To improve quality of life and logevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
Working Groups goals is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
ESC Councils goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
The programme of Heart Failure 2017 & 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure will provide a complete offer for all specialists involved in the treatment of heart failure, that will enhance their knowledge, advance their skills and apprise them of the latest developments in their direct and related fields of activity.
The programme is composed of pre-arranged sessions with talks by specialists and expert chairpersons, and abstract-based sessions featuring the latest science from the field of heart failure. Read more about the types of sessions further down this page.
Also in this section: focus on special initiatives in the programme
Discussions around practical cases by the experts who will call upon the audience in regards to the management of the case. These sessions will be concluded by recommendations based on new ESC Guidelines on the diagnosis & treatment of heart failure.
The audience has the opportunity to vote and ask questions directly via the Heart Failure Mobile Application during these highly interactive sessions!
Daily practice oriented sessions: speakers will give educational presentations to be followed by intense discussions.
Provide practical, informative material and have a great educational value. Sessions focused on demonstration of techniques and practices by experts.
Ninety-minute long sessions in which renowned experts present state of the art reviews on all aspects of heart failure with special time allocated for panel discussions to assure the interaction with the audience.
A complete programme featuring symposia, debates, educational sessions, late breaking trial and abstract sessions. You'll find this offer under the category "World Congress on Acute Heart Failure".
In order to address specific topics directly with the experts, we are co-organising Joint Sessions with International, European and Local Associations. These sessions help to strengthen collaboration between the HFA and our partners in the field.
The Heart Failure congress offers a complete offer for Basic Scientists, with a number of pre-arranged sessions with experts and a rich abstract-based programme with state of the art research in the field.
Heart Failure will once again develop a series of sessions destined to a local audience organised in collaboration with the local institutions and experts.
A competition designed for abstract submitters / presenters 35 years old or under.
Finalists will receive a free registration to come to Paris to present their research. They will be judged by a panel of experts who will determine a First Prize Winner (€1 000 prize) and two Runners-Up (€250 prize each).
A competition designed to recognise significant contributions from investigators in the field of cardiovascular nursing.
Finalists will receive a free registration to come to Paris and present their research. They will be judged by a panel of experts who will determine a First Prize Winner (€1 000 prize) and two Runners-Up (€250 prize each).
YIA and NIA Awards will be presented during the Award Ceremony.
Fast-paced and interactive oral presentations on research highlights, followed by discussions animated by two experts shairing the session!
Presenters will highlight key points of their research and answer questions from two moderators in front of an audience during official coffee breaks.
During the day-long sessions, presenters are given the opportunity to display their research highlights and interact with their peers during breaks. Poster sessions are a very popular platform where our community truly comes together to network and exchange.
Be ready to submit your abstract: submissions will open on 3 November 2016.
Sharing challenging clinical cases to learn and exchange! Coordinated by the Heart failure specialists Of Tomorrow of the HFA (HOT), these sessions will open the floor for discussion on clinical case management – take this opportunity to share your opinion!
Case submissions will open on 23 January 2017; prepare your case to feature in the programme!