Featured Speakers

Robert Califf, MD, MACC, FAHA, FESC (Professor of Medicine, Vice Chancellor for Health Data Science at Duke Health, and Senior Management Team, Verily Life Sciences)

Eugene Braunwald, MD, MACC, FAHA, FESC (Distinguished Hershey Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School, Founding Chairman of the TIMI Study Group, Bringham & Women’s Hospital)

Invited Faculty

William Abraham, MD, FACC, FHFSA

Tariq Ahmad, MD, FACC

Ana Barac, MD, PhD, FACC

Linda Bogar MD, FACC

Eugene Braunwald, MD, MACC, FAHA, FESC

Michael Bristow, MD, PhD, FACC, FHFSA

Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA, FACC, FHFSA

Robert Califf, MD, MACC

Peter Carson, MD, FACC

Lauren Cooper, MD, MHS, FACC

James Daubert, MD, FACC

Shashank Desai, MD, FACC

G. Michael Felker, MD, FACC, FHFSA

Mona Fiuzat, PharmD, FACC, FHFSA, FHA

Mardi Gomberg-Maitland, MD, MSc, FACC

James Januzzi, MD, FACC

Mariell Jessup, MD, FACC

Marvin A. Konstam, MD, FACC, FHFSA

Harlan Krumholz, MD, SM, FACC

JoAnn Lindenfeld, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHFSA

Doug Mann, MD, FACC, FHFSA

Christopher W. May, MD, FACP, FACC, FHFSA

Roxanna Mehran, MD, FACC, FESC, FAHA

Alan B Miller MD, FACC, FHFSA

Christopher O’Connor, MD, FACC, FESC, FHFSA

Mitchell Psotka, MD

Joseph G. Rogers, MD, FACC, FHFSA

Palak Shah, MD, MS, FACC, FHFSA

Ramesh Singh MD, FACS, FACC

Scott Solomon, MD, FACC, FHFSA

Alan Speir, MD, FACC

John Teerlink, MD, FACC, FHFSA

Orly Vardeny, PharmD, MS, FHFSA

Hector O. Ventura, MD, FACC, FACP

Mary N. Walsh, MD, FACC, FHFSA

David Whellan, MD, FACC, FHFSA

Clyde Yancy, MD, MACC, FAHA, FHFSA



Conference Date
Saturday, October 13, 2018

Registration Fees

All Inova registrations – Free (must have a valid inova.org email address)

Early Bird Rates – available until September 1, 2018
$67.50–Nurses, Allied Health & Government Employees
$45.00–Trainees & Fellows
$270–Industry Representatives (Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Professionals)

Standard Rates
$75– Nurses, Allied Health & Government Employees
$50– Trainees & Fellows
$300– Industry Representatives (Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Professionals)

What’s included in the price?
Registration fees include course tuition and all planned meals.


Call for Posters: Submit your abstract to the 2018 Advanced Heart Failure Symposium!

Meet the top leaders in Heart Failure and compete for the top prize on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC.

Poster Awards

The top 20 posters will receive complimentary registration to the symposium, and the top 10 posters will also receive a $200 travel grant. There will be a grand prize awarded to the top poster.


To submit an abstract, please email advancedhf-oconnor@overcome.eu


Abstract Format and Topics

All topics in Heart Failure are welcome. You may submit a powerpoint poster in lieu of an abstract.

Please submit abstracts as follows:

  • Title
  • Author(s)
  • Background
  • Method
  • Results
  • Conclusions

Posters previously presented (encore presentations) are acceptable.

Submission Deadline: Monday, October 1, 2018


Marriott Marquis
901 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001


Hotel is VALET only, Metro rail is highly recommended.

Parking Map


Using our event code, there is a wide range of attractive discounts on public fares on all Air France, KLM and their code-shared flights worldwide.

Event ID Code: 33670AF (valid from October 8 – 19, 2018)

Book your Ticket


You are invited to exhibit at the upcoming Inova Heart and Vascular Institute 2018 Advanced Heart Failure Symposium being held Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC.

Expert faculty will provide attendees with a comprehensive review of best practices in advanced heart failure that will ultimately translate into impact on patient care. This symposium is designated for cardiovascular clinicians, primary care physicians, fellows and residents in training, advanced practice nurses, nurses in cardiology and other medical professionals interested in cardiovascular disease prevention and management.







2018 Inova Advanced HF Symposium Team

Phone: 415-839-8874 (between 8AM – 12PM)

Email: advancedhf-oconnor@overcome.eu

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