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Heart Failure Association of the ESC



Our mission is to improve quality of life and longevity through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.


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20 years of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC

Celebrating 20 years of achievements with our community

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HFA Young

Under 40? Find out about educational, clinical and scientific opportunities. Plus, build a network of peers.

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HFA Cardio Talk

A series of podcasts, driven by the HFA Young Committee, covering interesting topics to the heart failure community.

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Easy-to-understand information about living with heart failure, for patients and their carers.

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HFA elections: 2024-2026

 Board and Nominating Committee

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Upcoming Events

  • August 2024
    • ESC Congress 2024
      Friday 30 August
      ESC event
      London - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

      ESC Congress 2024 is your journey to the heart of cardiology. Be part of the world’s leading cardiovascular congress next August, in London and online. 

      30/08/2024 00:00 02/09/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress 2024

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  • September 2024
    • Friday 20 September
      Other event
      Endorsed by the Heart Failure Association of the ESC
      Batumi - Georgia
      20/09/2024 00:00 21/09/2024 00:00 Europe/Paris Heart Failure 2024: Advances and Controversies

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    • Heart Failure Association of the ESC
      Friday 20 September
      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
      20/09/2024 13:00 22/09/2024 13:35 Europe/Paris HFA Clinical Trials in Heart Failure Course 2024

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