Hana Itani is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Vascular Biology, Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. In her interview with the New Investigator Committee, she offers her advice for talented emerging scientists including: seek funding and develop grant writing skills early in your career, have novelty in your projects, and attain best research ethics. Please read on for more information.
View interviews with 6 of the award winners at the September ISH New Investigator Symposium in San Francisco: Urmi Basu, Hana Itani, Trevor Hardigan, Cam McCarthy, Shyamala Thirunavukkarusu and Ashley Wagoner.
This 'Council's Corner - Hypertension Issues; A personal view' contribution comes from Maciej Tomaszewski (University of Leicester, Leicester, UK and Chair of the ISH New Investigator Committee). It is entitled - Resistant hypertension and non-adherence to antihypertensive treatment.
I am delighted to begin my tenure as President of ISH and am looking forward to working with the leadership in taking our Society forward over the next two years.
The September 2014 issue of ISH Hypertension News is now available. In this issue the new ISH President, Professor Rhian Touyz, presents her views on the future and where she would like to take the Society. You will also read reports from the June ESH-ISH/ Hypertension Athens meeting, a report on Hypertension Research in Sapporo Medical University and much more.
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.
Read on to find out more about Katrina Binger; ISH November New Investigator of the Month. Katrina is currently working at the Experimental and Clinical Research Center, Max-Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin, Germany.
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This extraordinary issue of Explore highlights the special events of the 3rd ISH New Investigators' Symposium on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease, which was once again a great success attracting more than 120 new investigators from around the World.
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We would now like to ask your assistance and interest in making contact as a possible mentor with new investigator, Dr. Ozzanne Issakwisa.
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I am delighted to share with you a little about myself as I take on the role of President-Elect of ISH.
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Check out our interview with Katrina Binger and Dylan Burger following her award for her poster at the 2013 ISH New Investigator Symposium.
Read More 08/10/2013
A notice follows from the World Hypertension League (WHL), an affiliated section of the ISH, in relation to World Hypertension Day (WHD) 2014.The WHD was first inaugurated in May 2005 and has become an annual event ever since. The purpose of the WHD is to promote public awareness of hypertension and to encourage citizens of all countries to prevent and control this silent killer, the modern epidemic.
Read More 02/10/2013
Our new investigator of the month for October is Krupa Savalia from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. The New Investigator Committee was delighted to award Krupa the top award during the recent ISH New Investigators' Symposium in New Orleans. Read on to view an interview and video clip with Krupa.
Read More 01/10/2013
We would like to share a selection of photos of the recent 3rd ISH New Investigators' Symposium with membership. This was a fabulous day showcasing the work of our future leaders; scientists and clinicians in training from around the world.
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Dylan Burger (Media Working Group Lead, ISH New Investigator Committee) was pleased to interview several award winners and participants of the recent New Orleans symposium. View the link below to find out more about new investigators such as Karla Haack, Krupa Savalia and Richard Wainford.
Read More 19/09/2013
Congratulations to all ISH New Investigator Committee award winners and thanks to all those who joined us at the 3rd ISH New Investigators' Symposium last week in New Orleans. Read on for a short report of this event, a list of the award winners, to view photos and the programme.
Read More 16/09/2013