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The High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions 2013 is one of the most important medical meetings on high blood pressure in the world. It includes pre-conference meetings, workshops, lectures on cutting edge research, awards for excellence for late and early career investigators, and oral and poster presentations selected from submissions by clinical and basic researchers from over 20 countries.  View final program.

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.

Wednesday, Sept. 11
  • High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions 2013 Highlights: Greg Fink, PhD, Christopher Wilcox, MD, PhD, and Moshe Levi, MD.
  • 3rd ISH New Investigators' Symposium on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease: Rhian Touyz and Dylan Burger
Thursday, Sept. 12
  • New ESH Guidelines
  • R. Clinton Webb--Irvine Page-Alva Bradley Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
  • Late Breaking Poster Abstracts
Friday, Sept. 13
  • Donald Seldin Award Lecturer David Ellison with Pablo Ortiz and Moshe Levi
  • HBPR Council of Australia Young Investigator Award Winner
    Kyungjoon Lim: “The Contribution of Leptin and Insulin to Activation of Sympathetic Nervous System During High Fat Diet”
  • Harry Goldblatt New Investigator Award Finalists
Saturday, Sept. 14
  • Murray Esler: Excellence Award in Hypertension Research
  • Jane F. Reckelhoff: Harriet Dustan Award Winner
  • Anna Dominiczak: Hypertension Journal Interview

New Orleans Marriott | New Orleans, LA   |   Sept. 11-14, 2013
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


HBPR 2013 Photos