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May 25-27 2016

Basel, Switzerland

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Upcoming Event

1st SGAIM Spring Meeting
Basel, Switzerland, May 25-27 2016

Blood Pressure monitoring workshops
24h Blood Pressure monitoring workshops with hands-on training

The Swiss Society of Hypertension is supporting a series of workshops on the use of 24h automatic blood pressure measurement devices and the interpretation of the collected data.

Here's an overview of all the dates and locations for 2016:

  • Zürich, Thursday 12.05.2016
  • Basel, Monday 30.05.2016
  • Lugano, Wednesday 01.06.2016
  • Fribourg, Thursday 09.06.2016
  • Luzern, Monday 13.06.2016
  • Aarau, Monday 27.06.2016
  • Bern, Wednesday 29.06.2016
  • St. Gallen, Wednesday 06.07.2016
  • Chavannes-de-Bogis (GE), Tuesday 06.09.2016
  • Sion, date to be determined
  • Neuchâtel, date to be determined

For further information and to register for a workshop, please contact
DocWorld AG, Mrs. Nina Hächler: | 041 748 28 19

Servier Prize for Improvement in Hypertension Management

To promote improvements in hypertension management, Servier (Suisse) S.A., in collaboration with the SSH, have created a prize to reward on-going initiatives that limit cardiovascular risk by improving diagnosis and increasing blood pressure control.

Click here to find out more about it.

Research Grants
SSH AstraZeneca Grant-in-Aid 2014

The SSH AstraZeneca Grant-in-Aid 2014 has been awarded to Dr. David Cerny, University clinic Inselspital Berne, for his work «Premature arteriosclerosis, arterial hypertension and cardiac dysfunction in offspring of assisted reproductive technologies».

Applications deadline

The Swiss Society of Hypertension works with AstraZeneca and Menarini to support research in the hypertension field every year.
Applications for the AstraZeneca Scholarship and the AstraZeneca Grant-in-Aid must be submitted by December 31, 2015, while applications for the Menarini Travel Grant must be received at least two months before the presentation they refer to.

ESH Newsletters
Clinical Practice Newsletters

The European Society of Hypertension released several clinical practice newsletters.
The articles can be downloaded in PDF format directly from the ESH website.