Dear Friends, Dear Colleagues,
It is a great pleasure for us to welcome you to the Joint Meeting of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and International Society of Hypertension (ISH), which will be held in Athens, Greece, June13-16, 2014.
The scientific program will continue the tradition of the previous ESH/ISH meetings and will include:
• Original research with oral and poster presentations
• State-of-the-Art lectures
• Plenary sessions
• Joint sessions with other Societies
• Topical workshops
• Breakfast seminars
• Meet-the-expert sessions
• Clinical cases
• Training session in new techniques
• Satellite Symposia organised by industry
The meeting will cover a large area of knowledge in the field not only of hypertension but also of other diseases related to hypertension such as:
• Diabetes mellitus
• Obstructive sleep apnea
• Coronary heart disease
• Heart failure
• Atrial fibrillation and new antithrombotics
• Peripheral arterial disease
• COPD etc.
We believe that Hypertension Athens will provide a full update of the most important achievements in the above topics over the last years.
The presence of opinion leaders and experts from all around the world shall ensure the success of the meeting.
The meeting will be held at Megaron (Concert Hall), a luxurious construction with high-tech facilities, located in the centre of the city and within walking distance from most of the hotels and archaeological sites.
We expect a large number of investigators, researchers and clinicians from Europe, North, Central and South America, Asia, Africa, Australia, Middle-East and Gulf Area to attend.
The meeting will be held in Athens, one of the world’s most attractive destinations, due to the long history and beauty of the city.
Participants will be able to enjoy the beauty of Athens, either before or after the meeting, as well as the surrounding area and the rest of the Country.
We cordially invite all of you and the Greek Diaspora to join us in the Joint ESH/ISH 2014 Athens meeting.
On behalf of the Organising and Scientific Committees