International Society of Hypertension

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ISH Awards & Prizes

The International Society of Hypertension (ISH) promotes and encourages the advancement of scientific research and knowledge and of its application in all aspects of hypertension and associated cardiovascular diseases. The Society offers a number of awards and lectureships at each Biennial Meeting.

A number of these awards are made possible by the specific and general support of our industry supporters, emphasizing their shared vision for the advancement of knowledge and recognition of achievement. The Society is most grateful for this generous support.

Austin Doyle Award

Austin Doyle Award


This award was established to recognise the contribution of Austin Doyle, Past President of the ISH and Founding Chairman of the High Blood Pressure Research Council of Australia.


It will be awarded to a graduate, who is within 5 years of post graduate qualification. The recipient will be judged to have submitted the best original presentation relevant to clinical medicine, at the ISH Biennial Scientific Meeting.


Must be willing to join the ISH as a member following receipt of award. Previous winners of this award are not eligible for nomination a second time.

Past Winners

  • Mattias Brunstrõm Image

    2018 Mattias Brunstrõm

    Umeå, Sweden

    Abstract presented: Does diabetes mellitus modify the effect of antihypertensive treatment across blood pressure levels? Systematic review and metaregression analysis

  • Lyudmila Korostovtseva Image

    2018 Lyudmila Korostovtseva

    St Petersburg, Russia

    Abstract presented: Self-reported insomnia and subclinical carotid atherosclerosis: is there a relation?

  • Yusuke Kobayashi

    2016 Yusuke Kobayashi

    Division of Nephrology, Yokosuka City Hospital, Yokosuka, Japan

    Abstract presented: Intima-media thickness of the carotid bulb is associated with worsening of orthostatic hypotension in patients with metabolic disorder.

  • Vikas Kapil

    2014 Vikas Kapil

    Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University London, UK

    Abstract presented: Dietary Nitrate To Reduce Blood Pressure In Hypertensive Patients (dina-htn): A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Clinical Trial.

  • E Azizan

    2012 E Azizan

  • W Bosu 2010

    2010 W Bosu


  • A Grzesiak 2008

    2008 A Grzesiak

  • A Schulz 2006

    2006 A Schulz

  • 2004 S Padmanabhan / M Furuhashi

  • 2002 M Hausberg

  • 2000 K Narkiewicz

  • 1998 W Haynes

  • 1996 C Whorwood

  • 1994 K Kitamura

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