International scientific non-profit organization providing guidance on accurate blood pressure measuring devices
ISH-supported initiative founded by hypertension experts with the mission to provide guidance on the methodology and technology for accurate blood pressure measurement.
The ISH is pleased to announce that Professor Maciej Tomaszewski is the President-Elect of the Society. He will take up the Presidential office at the conclusion of the ISH/ESH 2020 meeting in Glasgow
XVI Latin America Congress and V Central and Caribbean Congress of Hypertension and Cardiovascular Risk Factors
The Joint Congress of the Latin American Society of Hypertension (LASH) and the Central American and Caribbean Society of Hypertension (SCCH) took place from 24-27th October 2018 in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. This was indeed an exciting meeting with an excellent faculty of renowned hypertension specialists. More importantly, this was the first time the LASH-SCCH introduced a young investigators session in their programme.
Investigators from around the world were honoured at the ISH Awards Ceremony and Lectures session during the 27th Scientific Meeting (Hypertension Beijing 2018), which was held in Beijing, China from 20th to 23rd September 2018.
The ISH is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 awards as follows.
Thank you all of you who have supported May Measurement Month (MMM) 2018, a global public blood pressure screening programme led by the International Society of Hypertension (ISH) and endorsed by the World Hypertension League. With the generous support of numerous organisations including national hypertension and cardiac societies, thousands of volunteers from around the world came together for the second time to raise awareness of the issues surrounding raised blood pressure during MMM18.
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About 10 million people die every year from causes relating to hypertension. Elevated blood pressure is the strongest modifable risk factor for cardiovascular disease worldwide.
The Lancet Commission on Hypertension Group is a worldwide collaborative initiative with two main goals:
1. Identify key actions to improve the management of blood pressure, both at the population and the individual level.
2. Initiate a campaign promoting the adoption of key actions at national levels to reduce the impactof elevated blood pressure globally
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We encourage you to join us in Seoul in September!
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Many of you will know ISH member Dr. Francine Marques - former ISH award winner and New Investigator Committee Working Group member. Francine was recently profiled by the Melborne Herald-Sun. Read her courageous story and watch the video that she created to help other women faced with ovarian cancer.
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We invite you to read an interview with Nguyen Thanh Phuong - 4th year medical student at Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam. He gives his advice for other talented emerging leaders.
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The latest edition of “What’s on my Desk?” is from Stephen Harrap (ISH President 2010-2012) from Melbourne, Australia. Stephen’s contribution relates to both his academic interests and leisure pursuits.
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