Meetings/Events

MARCH 2014


Joint Session ESH-ISH and the International Society of Vascular Health and Aging (ISVH)


At the occasion of the Joint meeting ESH-ISH HYPERTENSION 2014, June 13-16 2014, Athens, Greece, we kindly invite you to attend the Joint Session ESH-ISH and the International Society of Vascular Health and Aging (ISVH).

 

Sunday – June 15 – 9.30-11.00 / Nikos Skalkotas Hall

Joint Session ESH-ISH and the International Society of Vascular Health and Aging (ISVH)

 

NEW APPROACHES FOR ASSESSING ARTERIAL AGING

 

Chairpersons: A. Avolio (Sydney, Australia) and G. Mancia (Milan, Italy)

 

9.30               New opportunities for the evaluation of stiffness in clinic

                        R. Townsend (Philadelphia, PA, USA)

 

9.50               Central and peripheral hemodynamics in cardiovascular prognosis

                        C. Vlachopoulos (Athens, Greece)

 

10.10             Contribution of arterial stiffness in age-related diseases in the elderly

                        A. Benetos (Nancy, France)

 

10.30             Therapeutic impact of the stiffness improvement

                        R. Asmar (Paris, France)

 

10.50             Discussion