REGIONAL AND TECHNICAL MEETINGS
(3-4 March, 2020)
The technical meeting on "Regulatory Framework and Validation of Automatic Blood Pressure " organized by the Pan American Health Organization, as part of the technical activities of the HEARTS Initiative, highlighted the need for a regulatory framework that progressively promotes and reinforces the availability of these devices, especially in primary care services, and training of personnel in the correct measurement of blood pressure and in the use of validated devices.
( 19-20 November, 2019)
(14-17 May, 2019)
The HEARTS workshop, held in Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) from 14 to 17 May, 2019, featured world-class experts and representatives of the Ministers of Health and PAHO country offices from the countries that are implementing HEARTS in the Americas and demonstrating the viability of this initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean. The HEARTS regional workshop was held in parallel with the Interamerican Society of Cardiology Congress.