We are delighted to present Carolina Caniffi as the June ISH New Investigator of the Month. She is a Postdoc and Assistant Teaching Professor at the Institute of Chemistry and Drug Metabolism (CONICET-UBA), Department of Physiology, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquímica, Universidad de Buenos Aires.
Read More 25/06/2018
Dr Azahar is a lecturer at the Department of Medical Laboratory Technology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Bertam, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia. Find out about his career aspirations, how he became engaged with the ISH and much more.
Read More 15/05/2018
Hollywood actor Will Poulter is showing his support for May Measurement Month (MMM) in a move to highlight the need for increased blood pressure awareness around the world.
Read More 02/05/2018
Read an interview with Taofeek O. Usman, Department of Physiology, College of Health Sciences, Osun State University, Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria. His research is focused on models of experimental preeclampsia and possible interventions that could reverse this condition such as targeting the mineralocorticoid receptor.
Read More 13/03/2018
The ISH Mentoring and Training Committee is soliciting nominations from ISH members (including new investigators) for the ISH Distinguished Mentor Award. This new Award will honour a member of the ISH who has made outstanding contributions to the mentoring of students/trainees and/or junior faculty in the field of hypertension and cardiovascular disease.
Read More 21/02/2018
Yanina is based at the Ufa Scientific Centre of Russian Academy of Sciences and her research is focused on the genetics of cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, targeting the role of inflammation/immunity in the development of cardiovascular disease and aging-associated changes in cardiovascular system that limit the lifespan.
Read More 09/02/2018
On Wednesday last week, world-renowned Filipino heart specialist, Professor Ramon Abarquez, Jr., who was one of the brilliant minds the field of Philippine Medicine has ever produced, passed away. He was 89 years old.
Read More 18/01/2018
Join us in congratulating our January 2018 ISH New Investigator of the month, Dr Luciana Veiras from the Department of Integrative Anatomical Sciences, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California. USA
Read More 15/01/2018
Antoine is a Post-doctoral fellow, McGill University, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research (LDI), Sir Mortimer B. Davis-Jewish General Hospital, Montréal, Canada. Read an interview with him below.
Read More 08/12/2017
The ISH New Investigator Symposium took place at the time of the 13th Asian Pacific Congress of Hypertension in Singapore on 6th October 2017. The event was a great success with more than 70 attendees including young investigators, senior faculty and ISH council members from nearly 20 countries spanning Asia, Europe and America.
Read More 02/11/2017