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Professor Rhian Touyz

Mcgill University, Montreal (Canada)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Professor Rhian M Touyz BSc(Hons), MSc(Med), MBBCh, PhD, FRCP, FRSE, FMedSci, FCAHS, FAHA, FESC, Prof. Touyz is Director of the Institute of Cardiovascular & Medical Sciences and British Heart Foundation (BHF) Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine, Univ of Glasgow. She also directs the BHF Centre of Research Excellence in Cardiovascular Biomedicine. She is a clinician-scientist focusing on hypertension research, and is honorary consultant at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. She was the Canada Research Chair in Hypertension, Univ of Ottawa, Canada until 2011 when she moved to Glasgow. Dr Touyz received her BSc(Hons)(1980), MBBCh(1984), MSc(1986) and PhD(1992) in South Africa. She completed post-doctoral training at the Clinical Research Institute in Montreal. Her research interests include 1) molecular mechanisms, redox signaling and vascular biology of hypertension; 2) cardiovascular oncology; 3) vascular biology of cation channels; 4) translational research.

Expert Advice - Device-based therapy in hypertension: the phoenix from the ashes?

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Device Treatment and Intervention

Session type: Focus with the Experts

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Blood pressure targets in high risk patients: challenges and opportunities

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome

Session type: Advances in Science

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Late Breaking Basic and Translational Science - Hypertension and Endothelial dysfunction

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Basic Science

Session type: Late-Breaking Science

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Improving hypertension management in low and middle income countries: low hanging fruit for helping reach the 25 x 25 NCD targets

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2016

Topic: Hypertension: regional and ethnic profiles

Session type: Symposium

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How to improve hypertension control in the population: new strategies

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2016

Topic: Hypertension, other

Session type: Symposium

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