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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What is COVID-19?
On 31 December 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported a cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan City, China. ‘Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2’ (SARS-CoV-2) was confirmed as the causative agent of what we now know as ‘Coronavirus Disease 2019’ (COVID-19). Since then, the virus has spread to more than 100 countries, including South Africa.

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Latest News

Sep 17, 2020

HeFSSA Non-Cardiologist Webinar Series Video: Diabetes & Heart Failure - 12 September 2020

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Aug 30, 2020

HeFSSA Non-Cardiologist Webinar Series Video: Heart Failure and COVID-19 - 22 August 2020

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Aug 25, 2020

HeFSSA Non-Cardiologist Webinar Series Video: A Review of the Heart Failure Guidelines 2020 - 1 August 2020

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Jul 22, 2020

HeFSSA Non-Cardiologist Webinar Series Video: Contemporary Heart Failure Management - 11 July 2020

 

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General Practitioners

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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

 

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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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