The Heart Failure Society of South Africa (HeFSSA) is the first of its kind in Africa. HeFSSA was formed in 2005 under its parent body, the South African Heart Association (SAHA).

HeFSSA’s mission is to promote research and collaboration on heart failure matters in South Africa and around the world.

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Jul 13, 2017

Final Call of Submision of Abstrats - Deadline Extended to Monday, 17 July 2017

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Feb 7, 2017

18th Annual SA Heart Congress 2017, 9 - 12 November 2017

Call for registration and abstract submission

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General Practitioners


Dr. Adriaan Snyders
Dr. Adrian Horak
Dr. André Lochner
Dr. Cobus Badenhorst
Dr. Darryl Smith
Dr. David Kettles
Dr. Eamon Maree
Dr. Eric Klug
Dr. Innocent Segamwenge
Dr. Jane Moses
Dr. Jean Vorster
Dr. Jens Hitzeroth
Dr. K. Moroka 
Dr. Len Steingo
Dr. Martin Mpe
Dr. Nico van der Merwe
Dr. Shirley Middlemost
Dr. Simon Beshir
Dr. Sydney Blake
Dr. Wayne Lubbe
Prof. Datshana Naidoo


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The Heart Failure Society of South Africa invites health care professionals to join the society today!

Please read about eligibility and the benefits associated with HeFSSA membership. Ordinary and associate members of HeFSSA have to be ordinary or associate members of the South African Heart Association (SA Heart). However, international members do not have to be members of SA Heart.


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