Hypertension 2015 Scientific Sessions 

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Sept. 16–19, 2015
Omni Shoreham
Washington, D.C.
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Mark your calendar for the Council on Hypertension 2015 Scientific Sessions!
Wednesday, September 16 - Saturday, September 19, 2015

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Why Attend?

Plan to attend the premier conference on recent advances in basic and clinical hypertension research. With experts in the fields of hypertension and its relationship to cardiac and kidney disease, stroke, obesity, and genetics, attendees will have the opportunity to connect with cross-disciplinary researchers from around the world. This meeting also includes several interactive sessions specifically designed to benefit trainees and early career investigators, including a trainee poster session to highlight innovative research and how-to sessions that provide in-depth information about a range of topics related to the study of hypertension.

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Council on Hypertension General Information

The American Heart Association’s High Blood Pressure Research 2012 Scientific Sessions is a three day scientific program with more than 500 presentations focusing on recent advances in hypertension research. Considered one of the most important medical meetings on this subject in the world, the conference includes oral and poster presentations selected from abstracts submitted by clinical and basic researchers from 20 countries. These are all followed by discussions led by leading authorities. The conference will provide an educational program for physicians and research investigators that will enhance their knowledge, advance their skills and apprise them of the latest developments in research pertaining to hypertension and its relationship to stroke, cardiac disease, kidney function/renal diseases, obesity and genetics.

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Future HBPR Scientific Sessions
2015Sept 16-19, 2015
Omni Shoreham
Washington, DC
2016Sept 14-17, 2016
The Dolphin Hotel
Orlando, FL


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HBPR 2014 Scientific Sessions is sponsored by the American Heart Association's Council on Hypertension and Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease.

Hypertension Resources

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Editor-in-Chief: Anna F. Dominiczak

Hypertension Community
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Editor: Nancy Brown, CEO

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