Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease (KCVD)

Message from the Chair

Vivek Bhalla, MD, FASN, FAHAWelcome to the Council for the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease (KCVD). Our Council strives to reduce cardiovascular-related disability and death through clinical, translational, and basic research, communication, advocacy and education about: a) the role of the kidney in hypertension, b) the role of the kidney in cardiovascular diseases- this includes acute kidney injury and chronic kidney... Read Dr. Bhalla's full message

Vivek Bhalla, MD, FASN, FAHA
Chair, Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease

Hypertension Scientific Sessions 2018

Sept. 6-9, 2018
Hyatt Regency Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
 

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

Hypertension

Hypertension

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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Kidney International: New Free Article Exchange June 2018
07/02/2018 | Free Article Exchange with Kidney International: Novel ACE2-Fc chimeric fusion provides long-lasting hypertension control and organ prote...
HYPERTENSION | Trending Topics June 2018
07/02/2018 | Hypertension Trending Topics for June 2018: "Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone Profiles in Pregnant Women With Chronic Hypertension" and "Ang...
Free Article Exchange | June 2018 | American Journal of Nephrology
06/29/2018 | The June 2018 announcement of the free access articles from the American Journal of Nephrology.

Scientific Sessions 2018

Scientific Sessions: Nov. 10-12
Exhibits: Nov. 10-12
Cardiovascular Nursing Clinical Symposium: Nov. 10-11

Chicago, Illinois