Council on Hypertension

Message from the Chair

Joey Granger, Ph.D, FAHAThe mission of the American Heart Association's Council on Hypertension is to help achieve the association's objectives of "building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke” by promoting the discovery, translation and dissemination of basic, clinical and population-based research and supporting cutting-edge clinical practice and education on the causes, consequences and treatment of hypertension. Read Dr. Granger's full message

Joey Granger, Ph.D, FAHA
Chair, Council on Hypertension

Upcoming Events

The Argentinian Society of Hypertension [Sociedad Argentina de Hipertension Arterial (SAHA)] will be conducting their XXIV ANNUAL NATIONAL MEETING in the city of Mendoza, Argentina, April 20-24, 2017.

The meeting will be held jointly with the XXI SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS of the Inter American Society of Hypertension (IASH).

You can find more information on the conference here.

Funding Opportunities


The method for applying for funding is Web-based, using our electronic system, Grants@Heart.

Hypertension

Hypertension

Hypertension is one of 12 AHA journals. It represents the Councils on HBPR and KCVD, in cooperation with the Inter-American Society of Hypertension.

Trainee Advocacy

The Council on Hypertension fosters the development of early career professionals, including research scientists and clinicians.

Council on Hypertension Advisory and Mentoring Program (CHAMP)

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Science News from ACC17
Exclusive video discussions and data summaries of the most noteworthy science presented at ACC.17 in Washington, D.C. from March 17-19, 2...
HYPERTENSION Call for CPC Cases 2017
03/15/2017 | Hypertension an American Heart Association Journal plans to host a discussion of two clinical cases at the AHA Council on Hypertension/So...
Bradycardia Guideline - Systematic Review Question for Stakeholder Feedback
03/13/2017 | Accepted March 13 through March 27, 2017 -- Bradycardia Guideline - Systematic Review Question for Stakeholder Feedback

International Stroke Conference 2018

Nursing Symposium: Jan. 23, 2018
Pre-Con Symposia: Jan. 23, 2018
Sessions: Jan. 24-26, 2018
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles, California
 

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Scientific Sessions 2017

Scientific Sessions: Nov. 11-15
Exhibits: Nov. 12-14
ReSuscitation Science Symposium: Nov. 11-12
Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing Symposium: Nov. 14-15

Anaheim, California
 

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