Professor Neil R. Poulter was made President-Elect of the ISH at the recent Council meeting in Milan. He will be President from September 2016 to October 2018. Neil Poulter is the current chairman of Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine at Imperial College London, UK and the Co-Director of the Imperial Clinical Trials Unit.
Read an interview with Tomas Amuchastegui who has spent the last two years working on quality improvement projects in the Echo Lab at Yale New Haven Hospital for the appropriate use of Transesophageal Echocardiography by internists, recently focused on Infective Endocarditis.
Over 80 new investigators and senior ISH Faculty members from 26 countries mingled with colleagues and enjoyed the spectacular views of the Milan cathedral during the ISH New Investigator Committee Networking and Mentorship event on 13 June in Milan.
The June 2015 issue of ISH Hypertension News is now available. Contributions include (1) an update from the President (2) a focus on the Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi by Dorairaj Prabhakaran (3) Four Hot off the Press contributions (4) A report on World Hypertension Day (5) a contribution on Air Pollution and Vascular Health and much more.
We would like to applaud all those who have carried out local initiatives to mark World Hypertension Day (17 May 2015) and thank those organisations (listed below) who have sent us reports and videos of their World Hypertension Day activities to share with colleagues around the world.
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.
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The January issue of Explore is now available.
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Paul Korner was a passionate man and a fighter for good causes, with a piercing intellect, a disarming sense of humour coupled to a devastating turn of phrase and a caring heart behind an imposing facade. But above all he was a man of Science.
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The ISN New Investigator Committee (NIC) would like to call for nominations for people to join the NIC Media Committee and NIC Recruitment Committee (new sub-committees to be created) from early 2013. DEADLINE: 4th February.
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ISHCast: An interview with Dr. Kate Denton, Program Convenor of the Hypertension Sydney (ISH) 2012 Meeting
Dr. Denton gives an overview of the recent ISH 2012 Scientific Meeting , with a particular focus on the basic science sessions.
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Professor Neal summarises the scientific sessions on epidemiology during the recent ISH 2012 Scientific Meeting.
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The surplus from the ISH-ESH 2002 Prague Meeting has supported ISH and ESH awards (via the Czech Foundation for Hypertension Research) over the last ten years.
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