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HFA Membership Benefits

As a Heart Failure Association (HFA) Member you belong to the leading international community dedicated to heart failure. HFA supports your professional development by providing you with educational tools and resources to improve your clinical diagnosis, research and management of patients with heart failure.



A strong community


HFA Community_WEB.jpgThe HFA community brings together physicians, nurses and allied professionals, all working in the field of heart failure.

Your benefits

  • Exclusive access to the HFA Member Directory to contact any member of the association
  • Networking opportunities during congresses



Heart Failure Congress


HF PRESENTER.pngBenefit from a unique experience during the annual Heart Failure congress, where you can network with international peers.

Your benefits

  • Savings on your registration fees
  • Networking and career development events

Heart Failure Congress



ESC 365 - the cardiology knowledge hub



ESC 365 is the cardiology knowledge hub where you can find practice-changing science and educational resources whenever you want. 

Your benefits

Year-long access to the following:

  • Slides, videos and abstracts from past Heart Failure Congresses 
  • HFA Discoveries
  • HFA webinars

 Access ESC 365



HFA Publications


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HFA scientific publications include ESC Heart Failure, the open access journal of the association and the European Journal of Heart Failure (EJHF) dedicated to the advancement of knowledge in the field of heart failure management. It features reviews and editorials to improve the understanding, prevention, investigation and treatment of heart failure.

Your benefits

  • Free online access to European Journal of Heart Failure via your My ESC account 
  • Discount on the printed version of EJHF
  • Access to the HFA Compendium of Position Papers

Read your journal online



HFA Webinars


webinars.jpgStay up to date with the latest science shared by experts in a one-hour, interactive session. Webinars provide ongoing education on topics related to cardiovascular care for healthcare professionals.

Your benefits

  • Unlimited access to all HFA live and on-demand webinars

Register for upcoming webinars Browse webinar recordings



HFA Certification


certification-woman.jpgThis certification is for professionals specialising in heart failure. It aims to assess the knowledge base for heart failure which is set out by the Specialist Heart Failure Curriculum.

Your benefits

  • Savings on the registration fee for the certification exam



HFA Fellowship


doctors-clapping.jpgHFA Gold Members can apply to become a Fellow of the HFA (FHFA). The FHFA title is a recognition of your professional achievements, and is granted to heart failure specialists who have distinguished themselves in research, clinical care, teaching and training.

More about FHFA



HFA Boards and Committees



HFA elections take place every two years.

Your benefits

  • Voting rights (conditions apply)
  • Only HFA Gold Members can apply for positions on the Board (conditions apply)

Discover the HFA Board



Additional Benefits


Did you know that as an HFA Member you are automatically a member of the ESC? This gives you even more privileges:

  • Discounts on ESC journals, textbooks and handbooks
  • Watch ESC webinars on general cardiology, both live and on-demand
  • Access to the ESC Member Directory

Don't miss out!

Check the status of your HFA Membership in your My ESC Account to ensure your membership is always up to date.

Manage My Membership

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