The High Blood Pressure Research Council of Australia has been at the forefront of research into the causes, prevention and treatment of high blood pressure since its inception in 1979. Our research incorporates the full range from experimental molecular biology and genetics to human physiology and drug treatment of hypertension.

Its members are among the national and international leaders in the field of cardiovascular research, through clinical trials, research projects, journal editorships, various academic, government and commercial committees and as active organisers and participants at major conferences

Membership renewals due MARCH 31st – watch your inbox for an e mail

As of December 2015 we have 255 current members. As you know membership expires on 31 December each year and renewals are due by March 31st. These will be handled a little differently this year.

PLEASE NOTE:  You should have received an email from Your Secretariat regarding your membership status and instructions to complete your renewal for 2016. Please take action on this email as soon as possible so we can finalise the renewals for 2016.

If you have not received an email yet, we may need to update our records with your correct email address. Please contact with your updated details as soon as possible.


Mark your diaries

2016 Joint Annual Scientific Meeting with AAS and AVBS – December 7-10 2016, Grand Chancellor Hotel Hobart. More details coming soon.

Hypertension 2016 – Seoul – The 26th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Hypertension will be held on September 24 -29 in Coex, Seoul, Korea.  

Foundation for High Blood Pressure Research are offering Young Investigator Travel Awards to attend. Click Here for eligibility and application process. 



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