The vision of the Heart Failure Society of America is to significantly reduce the burden of heart failure.


The mission of the Heart Failure Society of America is to provide a platform to improve and expand heart failure care through collaboration, education, innovation, research, and advocacy.

Strategic Plan 2021-2023

GOAL: HFSA 365 Community.  Create a multi-pronged year-round community of heart failure providers, patients and corporations

  • Objective 1:  Increase the quality and quantity of networking opportunities at HFSA meetings (ASM, endorsed programs, and other meetings)
  • Objective 2:  Enhance HFSA’s role as the recognized clearinghouse for information on heart failure (research, drugs and devices, patient, practice, advocacy, etc.)
  • Objective 3:  Improve the online interaction among HFSA members
  • Objective 4: Improve the interaction between the HFSA leadership and HFSA members

GOAL: Heart Failure Research Foundation.  Be a leading resource for heart failure research

  • Objective 1:  Develop a research fundraising strategy for the Foundation
  • Objective 2:  Develop strategies to determine the areas of focus for funding of heart failure research
  • Objective 3:  Establish the operational and legal structure and strategies for the Foundation



For additional information about our strategic plan or process, please contact HFSA staff at or 301-312-8635.