Hypertension Research Day 2014 Speakers and Topics
8:00 a.m. – Medicine Grand Rounds
Renal Nerves in Hypertension
By Vito M. Campese, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Division Chief, Department of Nephrology
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California
9:00 a.m. – Leonard Share Memorial Lecture
Gastro-renal Communication and Sodium Excretion
By Pedro A. Jose, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Physiology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
10:15 a.m. – E. Eric Muirhead Hypertension Research Day Lecture
Activation of the Intrarenal/Intratubular Renin Angiotensin System in Hypertension: Experimental and Translational Studies
By L. Gabriel Navar, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Physiology
11:15 a.m. – University of Tennessee Health Science Center Lecture
Role of Adherence to Antihypertensive Medications in the Treatment of Hypertension: Is Prescribing the Right Pill Enough?
By Elvira O. Gosmanova, M.D.
Department of Medicine – Division of Nephrology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The above speakers, Drs. Gosmanova, Navar, Jose, and Campese have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.