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Call for Late-Breaking Science

Heart Failure 2022 - Madrid & Online, 21 - 24 May

Reveal your latest science

Because it is all about the science, we have decided to create new opportunities for cutting edge science.

Present your latest research on the stage of the premier international forum in heart failure.

Thank to all contributors to the Heart Failure 2022 Call for Late Breaking Science

Results are now available.

View the results

Presentation confirmation

Confirmation of your presentation should be done as soon as possible.

The accepted Late Breaking Science appears in the Invited Speaker section of your "My ESC account" however in your case it solely refers to your Trial presentation - invited speaker policy doesn’t apply to you.

In order to confirm your presentation, please please click here:

Confirm your presentation

To assign another presenter from your list of authors, please inform us by email ( You can also consult the entire session programme by clicking on the session title.

Key dates

  • Friday 1 March 2022 - Late-Breaking Science submissions open
  • Wednesday 6 April 2022 - 12:00 Noon CEST - Late-Breaking Science submissions extended deadline 
  • Mid April - Results announcement - An email will also be sent to each submitter

Prepare your submission

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 data not previously presented from a new or existing registry

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

Get inspired: late-breaking science from 2021

The Late-Breaking Science sessions at Heart Failure 2021 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 resources

Watch ESC TV: Video highlights from Heart Failure 2021 congress