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Heart Failure

ESC Education by Topic

Discover what the ESC offers to further your education in this topic.

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines



ESC 365


Access all upcoming and on demand webinars directly in ESC 365.

Congresses & Meetings

  • Friday 30 August - Monday 02 September 2024 (4 Days)
    30/08/2024 00:00 02/09/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2024

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    European Society of Cardiology
    London - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


  • Friday 20 - Sunday 22 September 2024 (3 Days)
    20/09/2024 13:00 22/09/2024 13:35 Europe/Paris HFA Clinical Trials in Heart Failure Course 2024 Heart Failure Association of the ESC DD/MM/YYYY
    Heart Failure Association of the ESC
    Naples - Italy

    Join the Heart Failure Association for three days of interaction between experienced experts, trialists, and young enthusiastic clinicians and researchers, during which novel and promising concepts for the understanding and treatment of heart failure can be developed.

    • Learn how to read and critique literature
    • Learn the basics of data analysis for randomised trials and meta-analyses
    • Learn how to design a clinical trial

ESC Online Learning


The European Journal of Heart Failure (EJHF) is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge in the field of heart failure management.

ESC Heart Failure is the open access journal of the Heart Failure Association.

ESC eLearning – the cardiology education hub

ESC eLearning – the cardiology education hub

Online courses, training and certification in general cardiology and subspecialty topics. Earn CME credits for your continued professional development.

Career Development


Certification exams are organised every year. 

  • Friday 25 October 2024
    25/10/2024 00:00 25/10/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris HFA Certification Online Exam - Autumn Heart Failure Association of the ESC DD/MM/YYYY
    Heart Failure Association of the ESC

    Registration will open three months prior to the exam date.


Need a hand? The ESC provides more than €2 million in grants and fellowships to healthcare professionals throughout the year.