The scientific committee has finalised the programme and is pleased to announce that an international faculty of the highest calibre has been assembled. Topics will range from overview of the challenges, epidemiology, blood pressure measurement, pathogenesis, assessment of target organ damage, risk profiling, comorbidities, diagnosis, treatment, guidelines and assessment of secondary causes.

May Measurement Month is an initiative led by the International Society of Hypertension aimed at raising awareness around blood pressure worldwide, and took place for the first time during May 2017.