In order to bring you the best possible user experience, this site uses Javascript. If you are seeing this message, it is likely that the Javascript option in your browser is disabled. For optimal viewing of this site, please ensure that Javascript is enabled for your browser.
Did you know that your browser is out of date? To get the best experience using our website we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version. Learn more.
Scientific Programme & Planner

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

Read more

Call for late-breaking science

Expand the reach of your research: submit your late-breaking science to Heart Failure 2018 and the World Congress on Acute Heart Failure.


Submit your Late-breaking Science now

The deadline for your late-breaking science submission has been extended to Wednesday 4 April 2018.

Submit your Late-breaking Science

View the submission rules

Important dates

  • 4 April 2018 -  Extended deadline late-breaking science submission
  • Mid April 2018 - 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


Presenters accepted in the oral Late Breaking Science sessions 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 as a poster in the Clinical Forum.

Get inspired: late-breaking science from 2017

The late-breaking science sessions at Heart Failure 2017 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.
More information about congress ressources.

Watch the HFA News: Video highlights from heart failure congresses



Read articles from Heart Failure 2017 Congress News