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Scientific Programme & Planner

The programme is now online. Search for sessions at Heart Failure 2017

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Call for late-breaking science

Expand the reach of your research: submit your late-breaking science to Heart Failure and World Congress in Acute Heart Failure.


Late-breaking science submissions are now closed.

Results will be announced End of March.


There will be three oral sessions dedicated to late-breaking science at Heart Failure 2017, where presenters from around the world will share the very latest results of their trials. Each presentation will be followed by a review from an expert in the field. Be there to hear about the latest developments in heart failure. Other late-breaking science abstracts accepted will be displayed in the Clinical Forum.

Submit your late-breaking science

Important dates

  • 15 February 2017 - Late-breaking science submissions open
  • 8 March 2017 -  Late-breaking science submissions close
  • End March 2017 - Results announced

Late-Breaking Science Applications Formats

Late-Breaking Clinical Trial - Reserved for first presentations of the primary endpoint(s) of a novel clinical trial

Clinical Trial Update -Reserved for presentations of new data or secondary analysis of a trial where the primary data have been presented previously

Registry - Reserved for presentations of new Registry or new data / analyses from a registry. Data not previously presented

Basic and Translational Hot Line - Reserved for late submission of important findings in Basic and Translational Cardiovascular Science

Get inspired: late-breaking science from 2016

With more than 70 submissions to select from, the late-breaking science sessions at Heart Failure 2016 presented the most recent updates in the field.

Access the programme, slides and videos

Slides and videos are accessible to HFA Silver & Gold Members and Fellows of the HFA.
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