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Evolving Concepts in Hypertension: Mechanisms, Management, and Future Directions

Evolving Concepts in Hypertension - Session 2

November 06, 2019 | 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Location: 146 A/B, Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Session Description

Early Program "Evolving Concepts in Hypertension: Mechanisms, Management, and Future Directions"


  • Adriana Hung, MD, MPH
  • Raymond R. Townsend, MD


  • Masked and White-Coat Hypertension in CKD
    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Mahboob Rahman, MD, MBBS
  • BP Control in Hemodialysis Patients: Review of Current Guidelines
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Pantelis Sarafidis, MD, PhD 
  • Optimizing BP in Patients with a Kidney Transplant
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Matthew R. Weir, MD
  • Lunch (on your own)
    12:00 PM - 01:00 PM