2017 ASM

The 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting was held at the Technology and Innovation Centre, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow on the 11th – 13th September 2017.

Please click here to download the final version of the programme.

The meeting was approved for 18 CPD points by the Royal College of Physicians (113618).

BIHS 2017 Winners

BIHS Annual AwardWinnerAbstract
BIHS Young Investigators Oral Prize - to present at the meeting of High Blood Pressure Research Council of Australia 2018William Hunt
University of Leicester, UK
Relationship between aortic stiffness and cardiac remodelling in younger adults with type 2 diabetes
BIHS Young Investigators Oral Prize to present at the meeting of the American Heart Association Council for Hypertension 2018Luca Faconti
King's College London, UK
Selective reduction of central blood pressure by reducing cardiac pre-load
BIHS Young Investigators Oral Prize to present at the meeting of the Italian Hypertension Society (SIIA) 2018Giacomo Rossitto
University of Glasgow, UK
Sodium accumulation in the myocardium of hypertensive rats
Dr Robert Grayson AwardJason Appleton
University of Nottingham, UK
Glyceryl trinitrate lowers blood pressure and blood pressure variability in acute stroke patients presenting with lacunar syndromes
BIHS Nurses/Allied Health Professional AwardAli Albasri
University of Oxford, UK
How does blood pressure measured in community pharmacies compare to readings by general practitioners
BIHS Poster PrizeSusana Rivera Mancia
CONACYT - National Institute of Cardiology Ignacio Chavez, Tlalpan, Mexico
Utility of anthropometric and lipid indicators to classify people with hypertension or pre-hypertension