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HBPR 2010 Science News: Wednesday

WELCOME LETTER FROM THE CO-CHAIRS
Dear Colleagues:

The American Heart Association’s Council for High Blood Pressure and Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease are pleased to welcome you to the 64th Annual Meeting. Considered one of the most important meetings on hypertension in the world, the conference includes award and keynote lectures by outstanding scientists and clinicians, oral and poster presentations, selected from abstracts submitted by clinical and basic researchers from 20 countries, and practical workshops on focused topics.
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David Ellison, MD
Chair, Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease 
R. Clinton Webb, Ph.D., FAHA
Chair, High Blood Pressure Research

WELCOME MESSAGES FROM KEY AHA/ASA VOLUNTEERS    

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   Rhian M. Touyz, MD, FAHA
Program Chair, High Blood Pressure Research 2010 Scientific Sessions
“This meeting, which includes people from all over the world, Japan, Australia, Europe, Africa, and North and South America, really brings the best of the best science related to hypertension research.”

HBPR10_DavidEllison_Welcome   David Ellison, MD
Chair, Council on Kidney and Cardiovascular Disease
“This meeting is unique because it brings together experts who are interested in hypertension, but who work in different fields, including: nephrology, vascular biology, endocrinology, and neuro-sciences.”



WORKSHOP: PARADIGMS IN HYPERTENSION RESEARCH
Receptors, channels and signaling
HBPR10_Wed_Gudermann
 
   TRP Channels, Mechanosensors and Vascular Biology
Thomas Gudermann
Munich, Germany
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  Molecular Dissection of Apoptosis and Autophagy “Cross Roads” Where Life Meets Death
Lorrie A. Kirshenbaum, PhD, FAHA
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
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 Antihypertensive Therapies: Beyond Drugs
HBPR10_Wed_Esler   Renal Sympathetic Nerve Ablation
Murray D. Esler
Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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HBPR10_Wed_Brown   Immunization Against Angiotensins to Treat Hypertension
Morris J. Brown, MA, MSc, MD, FAHA
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Posted by Molly AHA Science on Oct 14, 2010 3:00 PM US/Central

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