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Council on Hypertension

Who we are

The Council on Hypertension aims to establish itself as the leader in hypertension within the European Society of Cardiology.

What we do

The Council is active in a number of areas, including :

  • the development of the next version of the ESC/ESH guidelines on hypertension
  • writing position papers and consensus statements on many aspects of hypertension management
  • developing the programme for the hypertension sessions for ESC Congress
  • developing stand-alone educational meetings and forming partnerships with other hypertension societies in Europe and globally, to develop joint initiatives.
  • producing a regular newsletter for members

About the Council

Fast facts

  • A worldwide community of + 1000 members
  • A board of 22 members composed of a nucleus of experts in hypertension and permanent representatives of relevant specialty and non-specialty groups in the ESC.

How to join ?

Discover the Council on Hypertension offer and all your benefits. Membership is free and for life.