Science News: HBPR 2014: Wednesday

Updated:May 11,2015

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

SCIENCE NEWS coverage includes video interviews with council and program chairs, awards finalists and winners, and keynote lecturers as well as selected science and statistics related to the topics presented each day of the meeting.

Irvine Page - Alva Bradley Lifetime Achievement Award
Brian J. Morris, DSc, PhD, FAHA, Professor Emeritus, School of Medical Sciences and Bosch Institute, Sydney, Australia.
The Page-Bradley Lifetime Achievement Award is presented each year to an individual who has had a lifetime of outstanding achievements in the field of hypertension and has served as a role model through service, research and teaching.

Jane Reckelhoff, PhD, FAHA, received the Council Distinguished Achievement Award from Greg Fink, PhD, FAHAAttendees check the program to decide which presentations they will watch next.
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Top Trainee Oral Abstracts
Renal Medullary (Pro)Renin Receptor Mediates Angiotensin II-Induced Hypertension via Enhancement of Local Renin Response and Renal Medullary α-ENaC Expression
Fei Wang | The Institute of Hypertension, Zhonshan School of Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract (opens in new window)
T cell-Dependent B cell Activation Plays a Role in Mediating Hypertension and Pathophysiology in Response to CD4+ T cells from Reduced Uterine Perfusion Pregnant Rats
Denise C. Cornelius | University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS
Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract (opens in new window)
BPH/5 Pre-eclamptic Mice Have Increased Uterine Interleukin (IL)-15 and This is Associated with Decidual Natural Killer (dNK) Cell Loss at the Maternal-Fetal Interface Early In Pregnancy
Jenny L. Sones | Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract (opens in new window)
Disruption of Shroom3 Contributes to Impaired Glomerular Podocyte Function
Nan Cher Yeo | Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract (opens in new window)

Other Presentations
Mineralocorticoid Receptors Mediate Western Diet-Induced Macrophage Polarization and Aortic Stiffness
Guanghong Jia | University of Missouri, Colombia, MO
Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract (opens in new window)
Bbs1 Gene Deletion From the Leptin Receptor Neurons Causes Obesity and Hypertension in Mice
Deng Fu Guo | University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract (opens in new window)

Related Science Resources for your Practice Resources for your Practice & Patients

Hilton San Francisco Union Square   |   Sept. 9-12, 2014
HBPR Conference   |   Final Program   |   Hypertension Journal

Sponsored by the American Heart Association’s Council on Hypertension and the Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease

 Professional Resources
Research Awards   |   Professional Education Center