Collaborative Educational Activities Calendar

ISHLT is proud to partner with organizations around the globe to serve as an endorser for their meetings and to develop Joint Symposia. These events allow us to expand our reach, learn from our peers and strengthen our understanding of advanced heart and lung care. Below are the upcoming meetings of other organizations which are endorsed by ISHLT and the Joint Symposia approved by the ISHLT Board of Directors to take place at the meetings of other organizations around the world.

Upcoming Collaborations

Joint Symposium at 28th International Congress of The Transplantation Society (TTS)

Capacity Building in Transplantation: Meeting Challenges Through Global Partnership

September 13-16, 2020
This meeting will be held virtually

Past Collaborations

Joint Symposium at 10th Congress of the International Pediatric Transplant Association (IPTA)

End of Life Does Not Mean End of Care for Children Before and After Thoracic Organ Transplantation

May 4-7, 2019
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Sponsored by Pediatric Thoracic Transplantation and Heart Failure Council

7th Annual Conference of Society for Heart Failure and Transplantation (SfHFT) Endorsed by ISHLT

August 23-25, 2019
Mumbai, India


Joint Symposium at Slovenian Society for Heart Transplantation 12th International Symposium: Innovations and New Treatment Strategies in Heart Failure

Precision Medicine in Heart Failure and Transplantation

September 16, 2019
Portoroz, Slovenia

Sponsored by Junior Faculty & Trainee and Heart Failure & Transplantation Councils

2019 Annual Meeting of Indian Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (INSHLT) Endorsed by ISHLT

October 1-2, 2019
New Delhi, India


3rd Biennial Asia Pacific Mechanical Circulatory Support (APAC-MCS) Conference Endorsed by ISHLT

October 18-19, 2019


Joint Symposia at International Federation for Artificial Organs (IFAO) and Japanese Society for Artificial Organs (JSAO) Joint Congress

IFAO-ISHLT Joint Symposium

November 12-15, 2019
Osaka, Japan

Sponsored by Mechanical Circulatory Support Council

Joint Symposia at CONAREC (Consejo Argentino de Residentes de Cardiologia (CONREC) Jornadas Interresidencias)

*Trends and Transitions in Advanced Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support and Heart Transplantation

November 21-23, 2019
Cordoba, Argentina

Sponsored by Junior Faculty & Trainees Council

Joint Symposium at Society of Thoracic Surgeons 56th Annual Meeting

January 25-28, 2020
New Orleans, LA, USA

Sponsored by Pulmonary Transplantation Council

Joint Symposium at 23rd Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR)

*Cardiac Imaging for Optimal Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation Therapy: Toolbox or Pandora's Box?

February 12-15, 2020
Orlando, FL, USA

Sponsored by Heart Failure and Transplantation Council

  *These are the current working joint symposium titles and are subject to change