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Annual CHFR Symposium 2019

The 17th Annual CHFR Symposium hosted by Center for Heart Failure Research, will offer an exciting scientific program covering the latest news in cardiac research. Invited lectures will be given by international and national scientists.

September 18–20, 2019

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See pictures from:
- The Annual CHFR Symposium 2018

- The Cardiac Café 2018

- The Moderated poster sessions 2018

Confirmed speakers

Burns Blaxall, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, USA
Dobromir Dobrev, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Guy Reeder, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, USA
Ingrid Christophersen, Oslo University Hospital and Norwegian Atrial Fibrillation Research Network, Norway
John Jarcho, Harvard Medical School, USA
Jose Jalife, University of Michigan, USA
Lina Badimon, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Spain
Paul D Thompson, University of Connecticut, USA
Peter Ganz, University of California, California, USA
Robert D Gropler, Washington University School of Medicine, USA

Prize winners of the Poster Session, 16th Annual CHFR Symposium 2018

Session I: Biomarkers and cardiac disease
I-7 "Longitudinal changes in troponin concentrations from mid- to late-life and left ventricular structure and function in late-life: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Community Study"
Authors: Myhre PL, Claggett B, Ballantyne C, Selvin E, Røsjø H, Omland T, Solomon SD, Skali H, Shah AM
Presented by Peder Myhre, Akershus University Hospital/Oslo University Hospital

Session II: Cellular signaling: Myocardial hypertrophy and ischemia
II-4 "Syndecan-4 shedding exposes OPN to cleavage by thrombin thereby promoting fibrosis in late phase cardiac remodeling following pressure overload"
Authors: Herum KM, Romaine A, Wang A, Melleby AO, Strand ME, Pacheco J, Braathen B, Brakebusch C, Dunèr P, Gomez MF, McCulloch A, Carlson CR, Christensen G
Presented by: Romaine Andreas, Institute for Experimental Medical Research (IEMR), Oslo University Hospital/University of Oslo

Session III: Cardiac function during heart failure and exercise training
III-4 "Effect of number of pregnancies on prognosis of women with arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy"
Authors: Castrini AI, Lie ØH, Leren IS, Estensen ME, Stokke MK, Klæboe LG, Edvardsen T, Haugaa KH
Presented by: Isotta Castrini, Department of Cardiology and Center for Cardiological Innovation, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway

Session IV: Cellular signaling: Myocardial function and arrhythmias
IV-3 "Characterization of early cardiotoxic effects caused by calcineurin inhibitors"
Authors: Ndongson-Dongmo B, Cosson MV, Moltzau LR, Andressen KW, Krobert KA, Erneux C, Hirsch E, Bauer R, Levy FO
Presented by: Bernadin Ndongson Dongmo, Department of Pharmacology, University of Oslo

Session V: Diagnostic and therapeutical strategies for cardiac disease
V-11 "A noninvasive index of regional myocardial power using MRI"
Authors: Espe EKS, Zhang L, Sjaastad I
Presented by: Espe Emil, Institute for Experimental Medical Research (IEMR), Oslo University Hospital/University of Oslo

Session VI: Inflammatory mediators and metabolism
VI-9 "Absence of the NLRP3 inflammasome improves survival following myocardial infarction"
Authors: Louwe MC, Kaasbøl OJ, Alfsnes K, Yang K, Øgaard JD, Rashidi A, Schrumpf E, Melum E, Attramadal H, Sjaastad I, Aukrust P, Yndestad A
Presented by: Mieke Louwe, Research Institute of Internal Medicine, Oslo University Hospital

Click to see pictures from:
- The Annual CHFR Symposium 2018

- The Cardiac Café

- The Moderated poster sessions

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