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Controlling Hypertension by Inspiring Change Symposium

May 20, 2019 | 1:00 pm–3:30 pm MCW_Icons_Make_An_Appointment_Green iCAL

An initiative to create and assess community-related interventions that can help improve cardiovascular health at the population level

Hypertension affects 1.3 million adults in Wisconsin despite the existence of effective therapies. The speakers will discuss the need for and benefit of population health and community-engaged research. Presented by the Medical College of Wisconsin Cardiovascular Center (CVC), Center for Advancing Population Science (CAPS) and School of Pharmacy.

Speakers include:

CVC Keynote Speaker:
Michelle Albert, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco School of Pharmacy

Ross Tsuyuki, BPharm, PharmD, MS, Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology, University of Alberta

CAPS Keynote Speaker:
Olugbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine and Population Health, NYU College of Global Public Health



Event Location

  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • 8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
  • Health Research Center, Kerrigan Auditorium
  • Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226
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