Welcome


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 ( SA Heart® ).

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


 

 

 

 

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Eat right

For advice on what to eat and what to avoid for a healthy heart, see Hefssa’s diet recommendations.

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Latest News

HeFSSA Heart Failure Management Meeting Polokwane - 15 October 2022

Sep 29, 2022

HeFSSA Heart Failure Management Meeting Polokwane - 15 October 2022

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Cardio Update for Non-Cardiologist Workshop 28 October 2022

Sep 20, 2022

Cardio Update for Non-Cardiologist Workshop 28 October 2022

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22nd SA Heart Annual Congress 2022: 27 - 30 October 2022

May 6, 2022

22nd SA Heart Annual Congress 2022: 27 - 30 October 2022

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SA Heart Journal Club 2022:  2 February 2022

Jan 17, 2022

SA Heart Journal Club 2022:  2 February 2022

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General Practitioners

Faculty

Dr. Adriaan Snyders
Dr. Adrian Horak
Dr Ntobeko Ntusi
Dr. André Lochner
Dr. Nqoba Tsabedze
Dr. Darryl Smith
Dr. David Kettles
Dr. Eamon Maree
Dr. Eric Klug
Dr. Innocent Segamwenge
Prof Makoali Makotoko
Dr. Jean Vorster
Dr. Jens Hitzeroth
Dr. Khulile Moektsi
Dr. Len Steingo
Dr. Martin Mpe
Dr. Nico van der Merwe
Prof Naresh Ranjith
Dr Sizwe Mthiyane
Dr Mohamed Alteer
Dr. Simon Beshir
Dr. Trevor Gould
Dr. Alan Koopowitz
Prof. Datshana Naidoo

 

Membership

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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