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3rd ISH New Investigators' Symposium on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease

September 10th 2013

Marriott Hotel, New Orleans, USA

The New Investigators’ Symposium is a FREE full day event that provides a forum for new (under 40 years of age) scientists and clinicians in training who have an interest in hypertension and cardiovascular disease.

This is a unique opportunity to present and discuss, make new friends, build research networks and establish collaborations that can last a lifetime. Most of all, this is an opportunity to hear about some exciting research conducted by young investigators from across the globe.

The event is organised and carried out by the ISH New Investigator Committee (NIC) and will be held in collaboration with the Council for High Blood Pressure Research (CHBPR) of the American Heart Association at the time of their 2013 Scientific Sessions.

The abstract deadline has passed, but it is not to late to register to attend.


For those who have already registered and have unfortunately not received our final mailing document, please note the following:


  • Keynote speaker: Dr. Jane Reckelhoff, Ph.D. Billy S. Guyton Distinguished Professor Director, Women's Health Research Center University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, USA
  • Two New Awards: Including the Stephen Hales  Prize and a further prize for winners of the best presentations (each - USD 2,500)
  • Poster presentation awards
  • Travel grants (10 to be offered each at USD 1,000)
  • Free registration

For further information on how to attend please email

The New Investigator Network can be found at, as well as on Twitter and Facebook. 

The Symposium is supported by:

Trainee Advocacy Committee of the Council of High Blood Pressure Research (CHBPR)


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