LECTURES & CLASSES / LECTURES

High Blood Pressure and The New 2017 Guidelines (FREE)

DESCRIPTION

Queen’s Speaking of Health Lecture Series – Punchbowl; Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018

Did you know the guidelines for who has high blood pressure (hypertension) has changed? Under the new guidelines set in November 2017 by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiologists, you could now be one of the 46 percent of U.S. adults who are considered hypertensive.

Having high blood pressure puts you at risk for heart disease and stroke, the leading causes of U.S. deaths. Join Robert Hong, MD, cardiologist and chief of staff at The Queen’s Medical Center, to find out:

  • What is hypertension?
  • Why is it a problem?
  • Why does it occur?
  • What are the new guidelines?
  • What can you do about it?

DATES & TIMES

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
6:00 - 7:00pm

LOCATION

The Queen’s Medical Center
Queen’s Conference Center Auditorium
1301 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

REGISTRATION DETAILS

Reservations are required.

PARKING

Available for a $5 flat rate with validation in the Physicians Office Building III parking garage; enter from Lauhala St. This garage is recommended because it is the closest to the Queen’s Conference Center. You can also park in the Physicians Office Building I and Miller parking garages for the same $5 flat rate with validation.

Register Online

Or call The Queen’s Referral Line: 808.691.7117