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Advanced Heart Failure Symposium - 2018
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This two day symposium will provide an in-depth perspective on the treatment of the patient with advanced heart failure. Experts in the field will provide attendees with information on the most recent treatment recommendations including current medical, surgical and investigational therapies for patients with advanced heart failure. This symposium was designed to meet the educational needs of RNs and NPs involved in the diagnosis and care of patients with Advanced HF across practice settings.

 Export to Your Calendar 3/23/2018 to 3/24/2018
When: Friday 3/23/18 - Saturday 3/24/18
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Cira Centre
2929 Arch Street,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  19104
United States
Contact: Clare MacNab
856.642.4425


Online registration is available until: 3/23/2018
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Please note: While AAHFN membership is not required to access the educational activities, however, you must have an AAHFN account to register. If you don't have an account, click here to create one before registering.
 

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Advanced HF Symposium: From Diagnosis to Treatment
Philadelphia, PA
 Friday, March 23 - Saturday, March 24, 201

 

Registration Fees
Member - $285
Non-Member - $335 

CEU
Earn up to 13.25 CE**

Preliminary Program coming soon
The Advanced HF Symposium will explore the following topics:

  • When to refer a patient for Advanced Therapies
  • State of the Art use of Biomarker's
  • Cardiorenal Syndrome
  • Fundamentals of Hemodynamics, Vasoactive Drugs and IABP in the Failing Heart
  • HF Imaging
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Innovations in Valvular Heart Disease
  • Approaches to Cardiogenic Shock
  • Chronic Mechanical Support for HF
  • Complications of VAD Therapy
  • Palliative Care Provider Perspectives
  • Medical Therapies
  • Cardiac Transplant 2018

Meeting Venue
Convene Cira Centre
2929 Arch Street, Mezzanine Level
Philadelphia, PA 19104

  • Convenient downtown location near intersection of major highways and Amtrack 30th St Station
  • Walking distance to a variety of restaurants, art and entertainment venues
  • Accessible and affordable parking. Taxi services are readily available 

Overnight Accommodations
Sonesta Philadelphia
1800 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-561-7500

Discounted room rate: $149+tax

Reservation Deadline: 2/27/18

Click here to make online reservations

A limited number of discounted rooms have been reserved.  Be sure to refer to the Advanced Heart Failure block to reserve this reduced rate

Getting to Philadelphia
Philadelphia is easily accessible by plane, train and car.

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is served by most major airlines and is located just minutes away from Center City Philadelphia.


Ground Transportation to/from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

Shared Shuttle Service
The Sonesta hotel recommends using Lady Liberty Shuttle, a popular and reliable door-to-door shuttle service to and from the airport. Please call 215.724.8888 to make a reservation in advance. When traveling from the airport a reservation is not necessary, shuttles depart the airport every 10-15 minutes. Service is available from 5:30am until 12:00 midnight. Upon arrival please proceed to the Ground Transportation Counter located in Baggage Claim. Register with the counter attendant and your ticket number will be called when van arrives. Dial 27 from the ground transportation counter phones located in Baggage Claim and inform dispatcher of destination and number in party (please call after luggage is claimed). The ground transportation counter employees will then direct you outside to your Lady Liberty Shuttle van. Lady Liberty Shuttles pick up outside baggage claim at ZONE 7.

Taxi Service

Taxi services can be accessed at Zone 5 of the Philadelphia International Airport on the Commercial Transportation Roadway.

There is an $11.00 minimum fare from the Airport to any destination.  There is a flat rate fare of $28.50 per one way trip from the airport to downtown regardless of the number of passengers.

All taxis accept credit cards.

30th Street Station
2955 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Amtrak service from most US cities

Connected by a sky-walk to the Convene Cira Centre. Look for the signs that say Cire Centre and take the elevator or escalator to the mezzanine level. After exiting the elevator or escalator follow the signs.

 

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