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May 10-11, 2019
Le Centre Sheraton Montreal
1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. West

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HF Update 2019, Canada's largest HEART FAILURE meeting returns to Montreal for its 6th edition! Join us for this exciting 2-day event presented by the Canadian Heart Failure Society for an opportunity to exchange with national and international leaders in the field and colleagues from across Canada. This year HF Update will occur during the 1st National Heart Failure Awareness Week (May 6 – 12)…more to come.

When: Friday, May 10 - Saturday, May 11, 2019
Where: Le Centre Sheraton Montreal, 1201 Boulevard René-Lévesque West
Who should attend: Healthcare professionals involved in heart failure care:
  • Cardiologists & Internal Medicine specialists (community & academic)
  • Nurses & allied health professionals
  • Residents & fellows

This year’s meeting theme will explore approaches to common and uncommon heart failure syndromes through a series of lectures, panel discussions and interactive workshops.

Highlights include:

  • Cardiac imaging for heart failure
  • Special cardiomyopathies: amyloid & sarcoid
  • Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
  • Disease monitoring & comorbidities including diabetes, renal disease
  • Optimization of heart failure care and shared care
  • CCS heart failure guidelines workshop
  • Nursing workshops

For questions about the program, please email us at contact@HFupdate.ca.

We hope to see you in Montreal this spring!

HF Update 2019 Planning Committee Co-Chairs

Jonathan Howlett

Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Calgary
Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, South Health Campus, Calgary
Past President, Canadian Heart Failure Society
Calgary, AB

Serge Lepage

Full Professor
Director, Heart Function Clinic, Department of Cardiology, Université de Sherbrooke
Past President, Quebec Heart Failure Society
Sherbrooke, QC

Shelley Zieroth

Associate Professor, Section of Cardiology
Director, SBH Heart Failure and Transplant Clinics
Head, Medical Heart Failure Program
WRHA Cardiac Sciences Program
President, Canadian Heart Failure Society
Winnipeg, MB