A Charitable Organization Dedicated to the Prevention and Control of Hypertension Globally



Dr. Daniel T. Lackland

Dr. Daniel T. Lackland

Department of Biometry & Epidemiology
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina, USA

 Chief Executive Officer

Mark L. Niebylski

Dr. Mark L. Niebylski

World Hypertension League
Corvallis, Montana, USA
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 Vice President

Dr. Orias
Dr. Marcelo Orias

The National University of Cordoba
Cordoba, Argentina
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Past President

Dr. Norman Campbell

Dr. Norman Campbell

Professor, Department of Medicine
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Secretary General

Dr. Xin-Hua Zhang

Dr. Xin-Hua Zhang

Professor of Medicine
Beijing Hypertension League Institute 
Beijing, China



Dr. Peter M. Nilsson

Dr. Peter M Nilsson

Professor of Cardiovascular Research
Consultant Dept. Clinical Sciences
Lund University
Malmö, Sweden
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Interim Board Member


Dr. Mark Gelfer, MD

Department of Family Practice
University of British Columbia,
British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada


Board of Directors


Dr. Daniel Lemogoum

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Dr. Daniel Lemogoum 

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
Douala School of Médicine & Pharmaceutic Sciences 
University of Douala, Cameroon


Dr. Krasimira Hristova

Dr. Krasimira Hristova

Associated Professor of Cardiology
University National Heart Hospital
Department of Noninvasive Functional Diagnostic and Imaging
Head of Outpatient Clinic 
Sofia, Bulgaria

Dr. Bader Almustafa

Qatif, Saudi Arabia


Dr. Dorairaj Prabhakaran

Delhi, India



 Special Advisors 

Dr. Labarthe    
Dr. Darwin Labarthe


Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois, USA


Dr. Liu Lisheng


Dr. Liu Lisheng, MD

Director, Clinical Trial Research Center
Beijing Hypertension League Institute
Professor of Medicine, Fu Wai Hospital, CAMS
Vice Director, NCCD, China



International Society of Hypertension Representatives (Ex-officio)



Dr. Touyz

Professor R. Touyz

ISH President
University of Glasgow
British Heart Foundation Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director- Institute of Cardiovascular & Medical Sciences



                      Dr. Schiffrin     

Professor Ernesto L. Schiffrin, MD, PhD, FRSC, FRCPC

ISH Past President
Faculty of Medicine - Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research
Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital
Montreal, Quebec, Canada