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HeartWare to Present at Eighth Annual JMP Securities Research Conference

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HeartWare International, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTWR) (ASX: HIN) today announced that it is scheduled to make an investor presentation at the Eighth Annual JMP Securities Research Conference at 12:30 p.m. PT (3:30 p.m. ET) on Tuesday, May 19, 2009. The conference is being held at the Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco May 18-20.

A live webcast of the Company's presentation at the conference will be available via a link provided at www.heartware.com. An archived replay of the presentation will be available shortly after the presentation time for a period of 90 days.

About HeartWare International, Inc.

HeartWare International, Inc. develops and manufactures miniaturized implantable heart pumps, or Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVADs), to treat patients suffering from advanced heart failure. The HeartWare(R) Ventricular Assist System features the HVAD(TM) pump, the only full-output pump designed to be implanted next to the heart, avoiding the abdominal surgery generally required to implant competing devices. HeartWare has completed an international clinical trial for the device involving five investigational centres in Europe and Australia. The device is currently the subject of a 150-patient clinical trial in the United States for a Bridge-to-Transplant indication.

    For further information:

    www.heartware.com                               US Investor Relations
    Howard Leibman                                  Matt Clawson
    Director Corporate Development                  Partner
    HeartWare International, Inc.                   Allen & Caron Inc
    Email. howard.leibman@heartware.com.au          Email. matt@allencaron.com
    Tel.  +61 2 9238 2064                           Tel.  +1 949 474 4300

SOURCE  HeartWare International, Inc.

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    /CONTACT:  Howard Leibman, Director Corporate Development of HeartWare
International, Inc., +61 2 9238 2064, howard.leibman@heartware.com.au; or US
Investor Relations, Matt Clawson, Partner of Allen & Caron Inc,
+1-949-474-4300, matt@allencaron.com, for HeartWare International, Inc./
    /Web Site:  http://www.heartware.com.au/IRM/content/home.html /
    (HTWR)

CO:  HeartWare International, Inc.; Eighth Annual JMP Securities Research

     Conference
ST:  Massachusetts, Australia, California
IN:  HEA MEQ MTC
SU:  CCA

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