View interviews with 6 of the award winners at the September ISH New Investigator Symposium in San Francisco: Urmi Basu, Hana Itani, Trevor Hardigan, Cam McCarthy, Shyamala Thirunavukkarusu and Ashley Wagoner.
This 'Council's Corner - Hypertension Issues; A personal view' contribution comes from Maciej Tomaszewski (University of Leicester, Leicester, UK and Chair of the ISH New Investigator Committee). It is entitled - Resistant hypertension and non-adherence to antihypertensive treatment.
I am delighted to begin my tenure as President of ISH and am looking forward to working with the leadership in taking our Society forward over the next two years.
The September 2014 issue of ISH Hypertension News is now available. In this issue the new ISH President, Professor Rhian Touyz, presents her views on the future and where she would like to take the Society. You will also read reports from the June ESH-ISH/ Hypertension Athens meeting, a report on Hypertension Research in Sapporo Medical University and much more.
We invite you to read an interview with Muhammad Oneeb Rehman Mian - ISH NIC Media Working Group member based at the Hypertension and Vascular Research Unit, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec.
The 5th ISH New Investigator Symposium on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease was held in collaboration with the American Heart Association Hypertension Council in advance of their 2014 Scientific Sessions. Organized exclusively by members of the ISH New Investigator Network the half day symposium featured 14 oral presentations and over 60 posters from the best young scientists in the field of hypertension.
The ISH New Investigator Network recently created a platform on LinkedIn for young professionals in hypertension research to connect, find researchers in similar fields of interest and to establish exciting new collaborations and research ideas.
Kathryn works in Dr. Richard Wainford’s Laboratory of Cardio-Renal research located at Boston University School of Medicine in the Department of Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics and the Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute. Her lab focuses on the central neural control of fluid and electrolyte homeostasis and blood pressure regulation.
Read More 10/03/2014
The World Hypertension League and International Society of Hypertension have just launched a Fact Sheet on High Blood Pressure: Why Prevention and Control are Urgent and Important. Read on to view this document.
Read More 10/02/2014
Our February ISH New Investigator of the Month is Santiago Cuevas from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. An interview with Santiago follows.
Read More 03/02/2014
The International Society of Hypertension and World Hypertension League call on governments, nongovernmental organisations and the food industry to work to reduce dietary sodium
Read More 29/01/2014
New ASH-ISH Hypertension Guidelines Offer Practical, Clinical Information for Doctor and Patient Around the Globe
The ASH-ISH guidelines have been written to provide a straightforward approach to managing hypertension in the community, for practitioners in low and middle-income countries as well as developed countries.
Read More 23/01/2014
On behalf of the Council of the International Society of Hypertension (ISH), it is my pleasure to invite you to nominate new members for ISH Council.
Deadline: 17 March 2014
Read More 21/01/2014
The January issue of Hypertension News can now be viewed.
Highlights include the 2014 ASH-ISH Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Hypertension in the Community, a comparison of guidelines 2011-2014, a report from John Chalmers on The George Institute, an update on the ISH New Investigator Network, as well as regional reports regarding events in India, Nigeria and the US.
Read More 09/01/2014
Read on to view a Pharmaphorum 'spotlight on hypertension' interview with the ISH President. This explores the symptoms, risks and treatments available for patients with hypertension.
Read More 02/01/2014
We are delighted to present Godsent Isiguzo as the 1st ISH New Investigator of the Month for 2014. Godsent is currently a Consultant Physician/Cardiologist at the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.
Read More 01/01/2014
Read on to find out more about Tomoyuki Honjo; ISH New Investigator of the Month for December. Tomoyuki is currently employed at Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology.
Read More 01/12/2013