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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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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HYPERTENSION | Trending Topics | July 2018
08/08/2018 | Hypertension Trending Topics for July 2018: "Dec1 and CLOCK Regulate Na+/K+-ATPase 1 Subunit Expression" and "Blood Pressure and Benefit...
HYPERTENSION | Editor's Picks | September 2018
08/08/2018 | Hypertension Editor's Picks for September 2018: "Renal Denervation: A Treatment for Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease" and "Myocar...
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Scientific Sessions 2018

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

Chicago, Illinois