Year 2016: 28th – 30th January; 7th – 9th April; 30th June – 2nd July; 27th – 29th October
Year 2017: 26th – 28th January; 30th March – 1st April; 29th June – 1st July, 26th – 28th October
The course will be held in english.
Organization and Project Management
Valérie Streichenberg, MSc
Zurich Heart House
CH-8091 Zurich, Switzerland
Phone: +41 44 250 40 93
ESC Heart Failure Association Postgraduate Course in Heart Failure - an activity of the ESC European Heart Academy organized in collaboration with the Zurich Heart House and the University of Zurich (PCHF)
To be eligible for enrolment, applicants must be either board-certified cardiologists or have completed at least two years of successful clinical training in cardiology with a primary interest in modern heart failure management and be a full HFA member. Applications, together with a short curriculum vitae, a copy of the university degree and a letter of recommendation from a certified supervising cardiologist or the Head of the department should be submitted in English and online only.
Start of next course: January 2016. The deadline for applications has expired.
Thanks to our strategic partners St. Jude Medical, Servier, Bayer, and Novartis who are providing unrestricted educational grants, the course fee is just CHF 500.- for PCHF in total. Travel and accommodation costs are not included and will have to be paid on an individual basis.
In case of a cancellation before 28 December 2015 there will be a repayment of the course fee less CHF 100.- for administrativ costs. After this date we regret that no more refund is possible.
Book your hotel room with Zurich Tourism. Special rate available until December 26, 2015.
University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland (modules 1-5 and 7-9) and Brussels, Belgium (module 6)
CH - 8006 Zurich
Arrival by tramway
From Zurich Airport: Tramway No. 10 (direction Zürich, Bahnhofplatz/HB) to tram stop ETH/Universitätsspital.
From Zurich central station (Zürich Hauptbahnhof / SBB) Tramway No. 6 (direction Zoo) to tram stop ETH/Universitätsspital.
From Bellevue Tramway No. 9 (direction Hirzenbach) to tram stop ETH/Universitätsspital.