International Society of Hypertension

New Investigators Network

New Investigator Network

  • Academic research positions in Cardiovascular Sciences

    The Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences (ICAMS) in the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow is recruiting senior researchers at the Professorial and Reader levels or Senior Lecturer and Lecturer levels (depending on experience), both clinical and non-clinical, with a track record of grant success and high impact publications.

    Read More 23/10/2015

  • Spotlight on the ISH New Investigator Programme, AHA Hypertension Council Scientific Sessions, September 2015

    In September, the ISH New Investigator Committee (NIC) worked alongside the Trainee Advocacy Committee of the American Heart Association (AHA) Hypertension Council to build a New Investigator-centered programme. The programme continued to grow a longstanding relationship between the two committees and featured poster and oral communication sessions, awards and social interactions. The programme was a huge success with the largest participation of any ISH-sponsored symposia and was well received by all participants. Here we present three perspectives on the programme from members of the ISH New Investigator Committee Working Groups.

    Read More 23/10/2015

  • An interview with award winner Ellen Gillis

    View the latest ISHCast following the ISH/American Heart Association (AHA) Trainee Advocacy Committee/Hypertension Journal Oral Communications Session at the 2015 AHA Hypertension Scientific Sessions.

    Read More 14/10/2015

  • ISH New Investigator Committee / AHA Trainee Advocacy Collaboration

    View photos from the Oral session hosted by the ISH New Investigator Committee (NIC) and the American Heart Association (AHA) Hypertension Council Trainee Advocacy Committee at the AHA Scientific Sessions in Washington D.C. in September.

    A report with further details of this successful collaboration will follow shortly.

    Read More 07/10/2015

  • Report on the Pan-African Society of Cardiology Meeting (PASCAR), 3-7 October 2015, Mauritius

    A request from the ISH to join forces with PASCAR to focus on improving hypertension management and control in Africa was kindly accepted by Professor Bongani Mayosi, the President of PASCAR. As a result, three ISH Members who serve on the Regional Advisory Group for Africa, were invited as speakers to a Joint PASCAR/ISH Session on Hypertension at the recent meeting in Mauritius.

    Read More 06/10/2015

  • An interview with Trevor Hardigan - ISH October new investigator of the month

    Trevor describes his proudest moments, and the highlight of his graduate research experience, as receiving an Annual High Blood Pressure Research Conference New Investigator Award in San Francisco, 2014 and an ISH oral presentation award during the same trip.

    Read More 01/10/2015

  • Report of the first ISH/APSH Summer School in Asia and Australasia

    The first Summer School of the Asian Pacific Society of Hypertension (APSH)/ISH in the Asia Pacific region was held at the Beijing Eastern Garden International Conference Co., Ltd at the start of August 2015. Read on to view event reports.

    Read More 22/09/2015

  • ADVERT: Glasgow BHF Centre of Excellence is recruiting

    3 year funded PhD position for a Clinical Research Fellow working on a project in translational vascular research, aimed at integrating basic and clinical science.

    - Vacancy Reference: M00633
    - Closing date: 11 October 2015

    Read More 22/09/2015

  • ISH President receives the prestigious AHA Council on Hypertension Harriet Dustan Award

    We would like to congratulate Professor Rhian Touyz (the current ISH President) on being the 2015 recipient of the Council on Hypertension of the American Heart Association Harriet Dustan Award. The Harriet Dustan Award is designed to recognise female investigators who have made outstanding contributions in the field of hypertension.

    Read More 18/09/2015

  • An interview with Chisa Matsumoto - September new investigator spotlight of the month

    Chisa's scientific goals are to become an expert in cardiovascular epidemiology and preventive cardiology - especially relating to hypertension - to promote healthier lives for individuals all over the world. Read on to find out her advice for emerging scientists.

    Read More 04/09/2015

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