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Heart Failure Association of the ESC (HFA)


Membership Offer


Join the HFA, the world's largest and most
influential heart failure association.

  • Be part of a multi-disciplinary network
  • Access exclusive resources
  • Grow professionally
  • Shape the future of your specialty

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Recommended reading

Consult the recommended reading from the Heart Failure Association.

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Advocacy & Awareness

Call for Action! Help us work towards eradicating the burden of heart failure on society. Support our initiatives.

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Summer School

An event that provides initial training in clinical investigation for young heart failure specialists.

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National HF Societies

Over 45 heart failure societies and working groups join with us to implement changes on an international level

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HF Specialists of Tomorrow

Under 40 and in training? This is the group for you - a platform for an active, creative and multidisciplinary network of young people interested in heart failure.

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HFA certification / Curriculum

Based on the Heart Failure Specialist Curriculum, this annual exam will help certify your knowledge in heart failure.

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Take part in heart failure surveys and registries run in accordance with the European Society of Cardiology. Put your hospital on the map.

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Upcoming events

  • September 2017
    • Heart Failure Association of the ESC
      Wednesday 20 September

      HFA - IASC joint at the 26th Congress Of The Inter-American Society Of Cardiology

      20/09/201700:00 23/09/201700:00 Europe/Paris IASC - HFA joint session Heart Failure Association of the ESC true DD/MM/YYYY
  • October 2017
    • Heart Failure Association of the ESC
      Thursday 05 October
      Cardiomyopathies Workshop
      Belgrade - Serbia

      The 2017 workshop will gather the most prominent ESC and HFA experts on Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies in order to write a position paper highlighting the clinical importance of Heart Failure in Cardiomyopathies.

      05/10/201700:00 07/10/201700:00 Europe/Paris Cardiomyopathies Workshop Belgrade - Serbia Heart Failure Association of the ESC true DD/MM/YYYY
    • Heart Failure Association of the ESC
      Thursday 12 October

      HFA - JHFS joint meeting at the 21st Annual Scientific Meeting Of The Japanese Heart Failure Society

      12/10/201700:00 14/10/201700:00 Europe/Paris JHFS - HFA joint session Heart Failure Association of the ESC true DD/MM/YYYY