1) Support and enhance standardized Blood Pressure screening and assessment
2) Contribute to the prevention and control of hypertension globally though evidence-based medicine, knowledge translation and partnerships
3) Promote healthy lifestyles to include dietary sodium reduction, increased consumption of fruits & vegetables, and active living.
4) Align efforts of national and regional hypertension leagues & societies while accenting resources to them.
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Objectives and Goals
The objectives of the World Hypertension League are to promote the detection, control and prevention of arterial hypertension in populations.
The World Hypertension League is a federation of leagues, societies, and other national bodies devoted to this goal. Individual membership is not possible. The thrust of the WHL's action is in liaison with the member organizations, promoting the exchange of information among them, and offering internationally applicable methods and programs for hypertension control. Bringing together and stimulating organizations committed to the control of hypertension is the goal and raison d'etre of the WHL.
Advancement of hypertension prevention and control through joint efforts of all national leagues and societies.
Mark Niebylski, PhD, MBA, MS
World Hypertension League - CEO
168 South Hills Rd.
Clancy, MT 59634