To mark World Hypertension Day (WHD) on 17 May 2015, the Vietnamese Society of Hypertension (VSH) organised many activities in the whole country particularly in Hanoi Capital and many big cities such as Hue, QuiNhon, Vinh, Danang...
Here at the University of Glasgow the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences organised an event on May 15th 2015 encouraging everyone to have their blood pressure measured and for them to ‘know their numbers’. The event was held at “One A The Square” in the main university building.
Asked how he heard about the New Investigator Network Mihail answers - 'Word of mouth, like really good things in this life'.
WHAT'S ON MY DESK FEATURE: Take a look at the articles Professor Masatsugu Horiuchi (ISH Secretary - Japan) is reading - on ACE overexpression in myelomonocytes and prevention of cognitive decline in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease. Published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation in March 2014.
The March 2015 issue of ISH Hypertension News is now available. Contributions include (1) an update from the President (2) a focus on Georges Pompidou European Hospital Hypertension Excellence Center by Stéphane Laurent (3) Improve It - combination therapy comes of age (4) Gender Aspects in Hypertension Treatment (5) a report from the Media New Investigator Committee Working Group and much more.
Celebrate World Hypertension Day (WHD) on 17 May and contribute to improving awareness of Hypertension. For the five-year period 2013-2018, the theme of WHD will be ‘Know Your Numbers’ with the goal of increasing high blood pressure awareness in all populations 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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ISH has been delighted to meet many members and potential new members during the ESH 2013 Meeting in Milan. If you are not yet a member of the Society, contact us to find out more!
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The June issue of Explore is now available! This includes an update on the newly established Working Groups, details of our next New Investigators' Symposium in New Orleans, a review of ISHCasts produced for World Hypertension Day, as well as great contributions from Sofie Brouwers and Dianne Babbitt.
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This Program supports innovative scientific research that will advance knowledge in the field of pulmonary arterial hypertension. The awards provide financial support to 3 junior faculty researchers for a 2-year period. Each award is funded up to $130,000, to be paid in annual installments of up to $65,000 per year for 2 years. Below are links to an information brochure and a flyer.
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Dianne M. Babbitt is a Ph.D. Student in the Department of Kinesiology at Temple University Philadelphia, PA, USA.
Read on to view an interview with Dianne.
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