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Become a Heart Failure Expert

Applications for the 3rd Ed. of the Postgraduate Course in Heart Failure are now open.
Limited seats available. Deadline: 15 September 2017.

Postgraduate Course in Heart Failure

Heart Failure Association Educational Offer

Education for all its members is a high priority for the Heart Failure Association. HFA educational offer extends from grants through to postgraduate courses and online education with CME credits.

Online education modules

These state of the art courses, written and produced by internationally renowned heart failure experts, are available to HFA members on the ESC online education platform. Based on the Heart Failure Curriculum and the Guidelines, they include case studies, 3D animations and expert discussions. Keep up to date with the 27 heart failure modules.

Postgraduate Course in Heart Failure

 Gain a Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Heart Failure delivered by the University of Zurich and is endorsed by the European Heart Academy of the ESC by attending this two year course. Made up of eight modules of 2.5 days each, you study in Zurich and Brussels. The latest course runs from January 2016 to October 2017. The next recruitment phase will begin in 2017.

HFA Certification exam

Taking care of Heart Failure patients require expertise in complex techniques and devices that often were not around during their specialist training. Our aim is to facilitate members in providing optimal modern HF care according to ESC guidelines, with both education and everyday practice integrated into the curriculum. 

The next HFA Certification exam will be held in Vienna during Heart Failure Congress 2018.

Webinars

HFA webinars are live events which are then available for consultation as recordings.

WEBINAR ON DEMAND

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