Our foundation

Hypertension Research Foundation is a Swiss foundation for public utility. It has been founded in 2002 and is domiciled in 1806 St-Légier-La Chiésaz, Switzerland.
The main goal of this foundation is the support of experimental and clinical research and education in the field of hypertension and associated diseases such as renal, cardiac, vascular and neurological complications of hypertension.


Next Event

Rhône-Alpes Symposium 2022

From 16th to 18th September

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New Publication

Assessment of a strategy combining ambulatory blood pressure, adherence monitoring and a standardised triple therapy in resistant hypertension

Erietta Polychronopoulou, Michel Burnier, Georg Ehret, Renate Schoenenberger-Berzins, Maxime Berney, Belen Ponte, Paul Erne, Murielle Bochud, Antoinette Pechère-Bertschi & Gregoire Wuerzner

New Publication

Hypertension healthcare professional beliefs and behaviour regarding patient medication adherence: a survey conducted among European Society of Hypertension Centres of Excellence

Michel Burnier, Aleksander Prejbisz, Thomas Weber, Michel Azizi, Vitoria Cunha, Jorie Versmissen, Pankaj Gupta, Jan Vaclavik, Andrzej Januszewicz, Alexandre Persu, Reinhold Kreutz & on behalf of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Therapy and Adherence of the European Society of Hypertension

New Publication

Cuff-less measurements of blood pressure: are we ready for a change?

Michel Burnier, Sverre E. Kjeldsen, Krzysztof Narkiewicz & Suzanne Oparil


Hypertensive? How to measure properly your blood pressure

Swiss Society of Hypertension

European Society of Hypertension

European Heart Journal
2018 ESC/ESH Guidelines for the management of arterial hypertension

Geneva's University Hospital
Humeral Blood Pressure Measurment at HUG Geneva

University Hospital Lausanne CHUV