Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease (KCVD)

Council on Hypertension 2017 Scientific Sessions

Sept. 14-17, 2017
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
San Francisco, Calif.

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on Hypertension 2017

Message from the Chair

Núria M. Pastor-Soler, MD, PhD, FASNThe American Heart Association (AHA) Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease (KCVD) mission is to reduce cardiovascular-related disability and death through research, communication, advocacy and education about the kidney. Read Pastor-Soler's full message

Núria M. Pastor-Soler, MD, PhD, FASN
Chair, Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease

News and Information from the KCVD Council

Funding Opportunities

AHA research programs are available to basic, clinical and population scientists.



Hypertension is one of 11 AHA journals. It represents the Councils on HBPR and KCVD, in cooperation with the Inter-American Society of Hypertension.

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JAHA Featured Articles - February 2017
02/07/2017 | Two new featured articles with editorials for February 2017 from JAHA.
Kidney International: Strict blood pressure control and APOL1 genotype
02/01/2017 | Strict blood pressure control associates with decreased mortality risk by APOL1 genotype

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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