We invite you to read an interview with Shyamala Thirunavukkarasu - Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dept. of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis. USA.
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.
The What’s on my desk” (Media New Investigator Committee (NIC) Working Group) initiative will run monthly - primarily via the NIC ISH Facebook/Twitter accounts. In this feature, senior scientists in hypertension/cardiovascular disease will be approached to provide the name/details for an article that they are interested in at the moment. This will provide our members with a unique opportunity to see articles which are of interest to field leaders in hypertension research.
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.
The April issue of Hypertension News is now available. This includes an update from our President, an introduction to the New Investigator Committee Working Group members, a report on World Health Day and several updates from the regions.
Read More 11/04/2013
World Health Day (7 April) is an annual initiative of the World Health Organization (WHO). The theme for 2013 was high blood pressure.
Read on to view the WHO's Global Brief on Hypertension: Silent killer, global public health crisis.
Read More 09/04/2013
Congratulations to Teba Alnima (Maastricht, Netherlands), our New Investigator of the Month for April.
Read More 08/04/2013
The theme for World Health Day 7 April 2013 is high blood pressure. WHO will be reinforcing the key message to:
“Control your blood pressure - cut your risk of heart attack and stroke” with activities in the 53 Member States of the WHO European Region around this date.
Read More 27/03/2013
ISH New Investigator of the Month for March is Ruan Kruger from South Africa.
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Congratulations to Fady Hannah-Schmouni, New Investigator of the Month for February.
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The January issue of Explore is now available.
Read More 23/01/2013
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.
Read More 21/01/2013
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.
Read More 16/01/2013
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.
Read More 09/01/2013