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HFA Winter Meeting on Translational Heart Failure Research

In collaboration with the ESC Working Group of Myocardial Function

15/03/2023 13:00 18/03/2023 18:00 Europe/Paris HFA Winter Meeting on Translational Heart Failure Research

Annual Winter Research Meeting

Held in Les Diablerets, Switzerland, on 25-28 January 2017, this meeting covers aspects of Translational and Basic Science in heart failure

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Summary

The leading meeting for basic and translational heart failure science in Europe.


Welcome

Carlo-Gabriele-Tocchetti.jpg"The HFA Winter Research Meeting has been a long-standing tradition and has emerged as the best basic and translational heart failure meeting in Europe.  The tradition started in 1983, initiated by Professor Dirk Brutsaert (founding president of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC, 2004–2008), the first official meeting was chaired by Sir James Whyte Black, who developed the first b-blockers and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1988.
The format is usually composed of formal lectures from the invited faculty, and poster presentations from selected abstracts, with interactions at lunch, dinners and free time. Being the participation reserved to active presenters only, this is a very interactive meeting with a lot of room for fruitful discussions, scientific bootcamps, and opportunities for new stimulating collaborations.
The presence of scientists with different scientific backgrounds makes this meeting a huge opportunity for brainstorming and thinking outside the box, with novel visions and concepts and therapeutic targets for HF being discussed with possibilities of translation into the clinical arena. Participants will hear the most novel scientific advancements on the topic of heart failure"

Prof. Carlo Gabriele Tocchetti

HFA Board Member and Course Director, HFA Winter Meeting

Timeline

  • Call for abstracts: 13 October until 14 December
  • Preliminary programme available: November 2022
  • Abstract results announcement: 16 January 2023
  • HFA Winter Research Meeting: 15 - 18 March 2023

Venue

The meeting will be organised at the Eurotel Victoria Les Diablerets

Le Vernex 3, 1865 Les Diablerets, Suisse

Téléphone : +41 24 492 37 21

Previous meetings

2022 Abstract Book

Previous HFA Winter Meetings 

Winners of HFA Winter Meeting awards