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Joint Hypertension Scientific Sessions 2018 Program Highlights

Karen Griffin, MD, program committee chair, John Bisognano, MD, PhD, immediate past president of the American Society of Hypertension, and Jan N. Basile, MD, vice chair of clinical programming for Hypertension, discuss some of the highlights they have planned for this year's meeting in Chicago.

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Science News (Scientific Sessions) 2018
11/10/2018 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2018. Nov. 10-12, 2018 in Chicago, Ill.

 

EPI | LIFESTYLE 2019 Scientific Sessions

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The Westin Galleria
Houston, Texas
 

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