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
| Friday, March 23 - Saturday, March 24, 201
Member - $285
Non-Member - $335
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
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
1800 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
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 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.