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  • Yusuke Kobayashi interview - January new investigator of the month

    Join us in congratulating our January 2017 ISH New Investigator of the month, Yusuke Kobayashi of the Yokosuka City Hospital, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine and Kobayashi Medical Clinic, Japan.

    Read More 29/12/2016

  • Season's Greetings from the ISH President

  • IASH/SAHA Joint Meeting: Sponsored Poster Session with prizes

    April 20-24, 2017, Mendoza, Argentina. The Joint Meeting of the Inter-American Society of Hypertension (IASH) and Sociedad Argentina de Hipertension Arterial (SAHA) - supported by the ISH - will feature a sponsored poster session with prizes for the top three posters.

    Read More 07/12/2016

  • Report of the 1st Iraqi Hypertension Conference

    "Hypertension in Iraq: Challenges and Goals" the first National Scientific Conference of the Iraqi Hypertension Society was held on 28th-29th September 2016 in Baghdad.

    Read More 06/12/2016

  • Project Manager, May Measurement Month - Applications are invited by the deadline of 12 December 2016

    We are seeking an experienced Project Manager to support this exciting project - May Measurement Month. The post holder will undertake the day to day management and implementation of the MMM campaign. The role is based in Greater London, UK.

    Read More 02/12/2016

  • November 2016 issue - ISH Hypertension News

    We are delighted to share with you this bumper issue of ISH Hypertension News.

    In September, more than 3500 delegates met at the ISH Scientific Meeting to discuss high blood pressure, its risks, and prevention during almost a week, where we received a very warm welcome and fantastic hospitality by Professors Kim, Kim, and Kim and their many co-workers. I invite you to read the new investigators’ reports from the meeting on pages 22-26.

    This year, ISH celebrated its 50th anniversary and it was time for our Society to change President and part of the Scientific Council. Neil Poulter (London, UK) took over from Touyz (Glasgow, UK) as President and you will find their addresses on pages 3-4 and 6, respectively. The Council members (elected for 2016-20) are additionally presented on page 5, with their fields of interest.

    Further fantastic newsletter contributions are detailed below.

    Read More 29/11/2016

  • Juan Medina Briceno interview - December new investigator of the month

    Join us in congratulating Juan Medina Briceno, ISH New Investigator of the month, who has a BSc. Honours degree with a focus in Bio-Medical Sciences from the University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada.

    Read More 27/11/2016

  • ISH New Investigator Committee Networking and Mentorship Event

    This year's Networking and Mentorship event was held in the LU restaurant at the Coex convention centre, Seoul, Korea as part of the ISH 2016 Biennial Scientific Meeting. The event was very well attended (over 150 participants) by distinguished guests, ISH council members, senior faculty and junior investigators. Participants originated from 34 countries.

    Read More 15/11/2016

  • Georgios Papadakis interview - November new investigator of the month

    Join us in congratulating Georgios Papadakis, ISH New Investigator of the month, from Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA, and the National Institute of Dental Health and Craniofacial Research, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA.

    His research interests include pre-clinical imaging using micro-PET/CT and micro-PET/MRI in small animal models, multi-modality image analysis of PET/CT & PET/MRI scans, informatics and computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) in nuclear medicine applications, 
machine learning for medical imaging, and computer vision for clinical image processing.

    Read More 01/11/2016

  • ISH 50th Anniversary Video

    We invite you to view a video chronicling the ISH history over the last 50 years (1966-2016). This was launched during the ISH 2016 Biennial Meeting in Seoul, Korea.

    Read More 27/10/2016

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