The Diabetes and Hypertension Association of Barbados and the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Barbados Inc. have forged a collaboration for World Hypertension Day 2021. This collaboration will take the form of a virtual conversation on hypertension as well as a digital media campaign to raise awareness about hypertension which is aligned with the global theme from the World Hypertension League: “Measure Your BP Accurately: Control it, Live Longer”.
This virtual event, titled “Wuhloss Barbados, We under Pressure!”: Join the Conversation on Hypertension Measurement, Management & Control is scheduled to take place on Monday, 17 May 2021 starting at 6:00 p.m. Panelists have been selected to represent the medical fraternity, nursing, pharmacy, dietetics and fitness disciplines as well as the patient’s perspective.
Interested persons are invited to register for the virtual event using the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAqfumvqj8tHNINCeVBEP8ryFmUWN5j9lKq
Alternatively, persons can join us on Facebook Live or YouTube using the IDs provided.