Call to Action Working Group
This release is endorsed by the following experts: G Bakris, International Society of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Hypertensive Diseases Center, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Il, USA; M Hill, The Johns Hopkins University of School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA; G Mancia, Department of Clinical Medicine and Prevention, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milano, Italy; K Steyn, Chronic Diseases of Lifestyle Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa; T Pickering, Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY, USA; S De Geest, Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Switzerland; L Ruilope, Spanish Society of Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Hypertension Unit, 12 de Octubre Hospital, Madrid, Spain; T Morgan, Asia Pacific Society of Hypertension, Department of Physiology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; S Kjeldsen, Department of Cardiology, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway; EL Schiffrin, Department of Medicine, Sir Mortimer B. Davis-Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montréal, Canada; A Coenen, International Council of Nurses, University of Wisconsin College of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI, USA; P Mulrow, Department of Medicine, Ruppert Health Center, Medical University of Ohio, Toledo, OH, USA; A Loh, WONCA, Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine Building, Singapore, Singapore; GA Mensah, World Heart Federation,Geneva, Switzerland.
Other members of the Call to Action Working Group include HR Black, Department of Nephrology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA; TD Giles, American Society of Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA.
Their initiative was supported by an educational grant from Bristol
Myers-Squibb and sanofi-aventis.
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