May 17th 2014
The World Hypertension League initiated World Hypertension Day (WHD) in 2005 to raise public awareness about hypertension throughout the world. WHD is celebrated on 17 May by the WHL, ISH and their Affiliated Societies globally. The WHD theme for 2014 is 'Know your Blood Pressure'. WHL requests that you to participate in a Global Hypertension Awareness Survey.
June 13th 2014 to June 16th 2014
Following the success of the New Orleans 2013 Symposium, the next ISH New Investigator Meeting Programme will take place at the time of the ESH-ISH Joint Scientific Meeting in June 2014 (Hypertension Athens). The programme will include new Investigator oral and poster award sessions, as well as a networking event. Contact the ISH Secretariat for further information.
Mongolia (Hohhot) and Guiyang (Southern China)
The ISH together with the Chinese Hypertension League (CHL) held two workshops in China in July. These were the third set of workshops aimed at bringing to remote regions of China an awareness of the problems caused by high blood pressure to the population and society as well as to individuals.
More July 30th 2011 to July 31st 2011
Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador
In order to ensure clear and productive working relationships with our global constituents, the ISH established the Regional Advisory Groups (RAGs). One important region that has a long and proud tradition in blood pressure research is Central and South America.
More October 5th 2011 to October 7th 2011
The 5th Hypertension Teaching Seminar took place from 6-7 October 2011 in Maputo, Mozambique.
This successful event was organised by the ISH Low and Middle Income Countries Outreach Committee (LMICOC) in collaboration with the European Society of Hypertension (ESH), the World Hypertension League (WHL), the Mozambican Heart Association (AMOCOR) and the International Forum for Hypertension Control and Prevention in Africa (IFHA), and supported by the International Society of Nephrology (ISN).
More October 6th 2011 to October 7th 2011