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September 14, 2019 | Philadelphia, PA

The Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) will host a day of education and support for heart failure patients and caregivers.  The program will give patients and caregivers the opportunity to participate in  interactive educational sessions with the leading experts in the field.

Time will be designated for both patients and caregivers to ask questions of the experts and learn from others through peer-to-peer activities.

The objectives of the Heart Failure Patient and Caregiver Day are to:

  • Provide easy-to-understand and engaging patient education on all aspects of heart failure treatment and management
  • Help patients and caregivers understand heart failure and empower them to discuss the management and treatment options with their healthcare provider
  • Encourage patients to utilize resources available to them in their community that offer support and encouragement in the management of heart failure
Program Agenda
    A final program agenda will be available soon.
Key Topics to be Discussed Include
  • What is Heart Failure
  • Key Heart Failure Therapies
  • When to Seek Help for Advanced Therapies
  • Exercise and Diet
  • Amyloidosis
  • Heart Failure and Comorbid Conditions (diabetes, kidney disease)
  • Clinical Trials – A Patient Tutorial
  • Caregiver Only Session

Heart Failure Patient and Caregiver Day is complimentary.

Online registration will be available soon.

More Information

For more information about Patient and Caregiver Day, please contact Meredith Hurt at mhurt@hfsa.org.


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