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 Award||Winner||Abstract|
|BIHS Young Investigators Oral Prize - to present at the meeting of High Blood Pressure Research Council of Australia 2018||William 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 2018||Luca 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) 2018||Giacomo Rossitto|
University of Glasgow, UK
|Sodium accumulation in the myocardium of hypertensive rats|
|Dr Robert Grayson Award||Jason 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 Award||Ali Albasri|
University of Oxford, UK
|How does blood pressure measured in community pharmacies compare to readings by general practitioners|
|BIHS Poster Prize||Susana 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|