2016 Annual Scientific Meeting


19th - 21st September, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

The British Hypertension Society is delighted to invite you to its 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting.  The venue this year is The Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, twenty minutes from central Dublin. 

For the first time, we have our own dedicated meeting website, which can be found at: www.bhsevents.org.   

We are delighted to welcome participation in the meeting of colleagues from the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland, the Irish Cardiac Society and the Irish Heart Foundation and Council for High Blood Pressure. The meeting is open to all healthcare professionals with an interest in hypertension and is not only the most important forum in the calendar to exchange new ideas but is also a great networking opportunity in a convivial atmosphere.

Programme topics include: A review of Hypertension in the UK and Ireland, Lipids, ABPM, Research Network Workshop, Medicines Adherence, Clinical Trials, Open Abstracts, the Pickering Lecture presented by Professor Paul Whelton and talks from our Invited Speakers: Professor Calum MacRae, Professor Patrick Vallance and Professor Scott Wright.

The BHS welcomes abstracts for both oral and poster presentations and abstract submission opens on Monday 29th of February on our dedicated meeting website www.bhsevents.org.  There is also an opportunity on the website to register your interest in the meeting before registraiton opens on the 29th of March 2016.

There are some extremely cheap flights to Dublin with Ryan Air and Aer Lingus, so we look forward to welcoming you to Ireland in September!

 

Adrian Brady          Terry McCormack

President                Secretary                                                                      

Click here to view the meeting website where you can submit an abstract, register and see all the latest information on the meeting:  www.bhsevents.org                                                                      


Abstracts

 The Committee reserves the right to decide on the final method of presentation. 
If an abstract is accepted for presentation, at least one author must pay the registration fee to attend the Congress.


ABSTRACT TIMELINE


• Abstract Submission opens on Friday 29th of February at www.bhsevents.org

The deadline for submission will Friday 29th April. Selected presenting authors will be notified if their submission has been successful on the 10th June. Full guidelines for preparation of presentations will be given at this stage.
• For any queries, please contact the BHS Meetings Secretariat at bhs@in-conference.org.uk

PUBLICATION OF ABSTRACTS
For those authors who have given their permission for publication in JHH, the abstracts will appear in September 2016 as follows:

  • Abstracts will be put on the BHS website in pdf format
  • Abstracts will be published in the Journal of Human Hypertension 

You must use the Abstract Template when submitting your abstract through the online system.