15th Annual CHFR Symposium on Heart Failure

You are cordially invited to a symposium on recent advances in basic and clinical heart research. The symposium is open to all clinical and basic researchers, and provides a unique meeting place for regional, national and international interaction.

Registration (before August 14, 2017)
All seminar attendees must register. There is no registration fee.

Click here to register online at HRG Nordic

Submission of abstracts (before Tuesday 6th of June 2017 at 23:30)
Submit your abstract for the moderated poster sessions by using the menu to the right on this page.
Poster Size: 90x120cm (Portrait)

Submission of presentation (before Friday 15th of September 2017 at 23:30)
Submit your PowerPoint presentation by using the menu to the right on this page.

PhD students of NORHEART are especially encouraged to participate, and are entitled to receive study points. The best poster in each session will be awarded with NOK 5.000.

The meeting takes place at Holmenkollen Park Hotel, Oslo,
Wednesday September 20 to Friday September 22, 2017

List of speakers

Key note by Calum A. MacRae, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.
Other confirmed speakers:
Anthony Rosenzweig, Harvard Medical School, USA.
Burkert Pieske, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin.
Carolyn Lam, National Heart Centre Singapore.
Dan Roden, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA.
James L Januzzi, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Research Clinical Institute, USA.
Julia Gorelik, Imperial College London, UK.
Leon Axel, NYU Langhorne Medical Center, USA
Ole M. Sejersted, University of Oslo and Oslo University Hospital
Peter Libby, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Med. School, USA.
Stefan Engelhardt, Technische Universität München.
Sumanth D. Prabhu, University of Alabama, USA.
Victoria Delgado, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Poster sessions

Moderated Poster Sessions (in collaboration with NORHEART )
Session I: Biomarkers and Cardiac Disease
Session II: Cellular Signaling Myocardial Hypertrophy and Ischemia
Session III: Cardiac Function During Heart Failure and Exercise Training
Session IV: Cellular Signaling Myocardial Function and Arrhythmias
Session V: Diagnostic and Therapeutical Strategies for Cardiac Disease
Session VI: Inflammatory Mediators and Metabolism

List of accepted presentations in the Moderated Poster Sessions with Poster numbers.

Instructions for submission

Instructions for submitting abstracts
Instructions for submitting presentations


Travel info

Hotel reservation and information:
Scandic Holmenkollen Park Hotel
Booking code: BCEN200917

The meeting takes place at Holmenkollen Park Hotel, Oslo,

Wednesday September 20
to Friday September 22, 2017

Submit your abstract
Abstracts are only accepted until June 6 2017.
Submit your presentation

Deadline: September 15 2017

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The presentation must be submitted as a single Powerpoint-file.

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