CERG researchers going abroad for another International Conference!!!

robot-hjerteEarlier this fall CERG researchers went to San Francisco, California-USA, to attend the “High Blood Pressure Research” (HBPR) 2014 scientific sessions, sponsored by the American Heart Association’s Council on Hypertension and Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease.

For those who never heard about American Heart Association, it is a non-profit organization in the United States that fosters appropriate cardiac care in an effort to reduce disability and deaths caused by cardiovascular disease and stroke. More precisely, the HBPR 2014 scientific sessions were a four-day scientific program with more than 500 presentations focusing on recent advances in basic and clinical high blood pressure research, and the participation of experts in the fields of hypertension and its relationship to heart and kidney diseases, stroke, obesity, and genetics.

Why CERG have been attending this type of meeting?

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