Microlife participated at the 6th Asian-Pacific Congress of Hypertension during Nov 16-20, 2007
APCH (Asian-Pacific Congress of Hypertension) is one of the most important events on hypertension amount Asia-Pacific region. APCH is an annual event of Asian-Pacific Society of Hypertension.
The 6th APCH was held this year Nov 16~20,2007, in Beijing, China. Theme of this year is "Call to Action on the Prevention of Hypertension Worldwide". It is sponsored by Asian-Pacific Society of Hypertension, Chinese Hypertension League and National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, China. Concurrent meeting covers: 9th International Symposium on Hypertension and Related Diseases, Council Member Meeting of World Hypertension League, China-Japan Joint Symposium on Hypertension, APSH Workshop of Action on the Prevention of Hypertension, and The Satellite Meeting of the Chinese Society of Cardiology on Hypertension Epidemiology and Population Prevalence, Control Program. An estimated of 1,500 experts throughout Asia-Pacific region attended this very important event.
Microlife sponsored a key-opinion-leader workshop on the topic "Importance of Self Blood Pressure Monitoring". Li-Sheng Liu, chairwoman of Chinese Hypertension League, and Yu-An Ding, former chairman of Taiwan Society of Cardiology, co-chaired this workshop. Ty-Minh Tan, COO of Microlife Corporation, gave a presentation of "Summary of Microlife Summit meeting". Prof. Wen Wang, chief of Department of Information for Prevention and Treatment, National Center for Cardiovascular Disease China, gave a lecture "Importance of Self Blood Pressure Monitoring by Validated BPM". Prof. Gianfranco Parati, Professor of University of Milano-Bicocca; gave a lecture of "Guideline Based Blood Pressure Assessment in Practice Setting". Jerry Lin, Associate Project Manager of Microlife Corporation, gave a presentation of "Golden-Standard-to-Be of Blood Pressure Monitoring" to introduce Microlife WatchBP Family.
Microlife WatchBP family drawed a lot of attention and interest at the exhibition hall. Experts are especially impressed by the smart design and affordable cost of WatchBP Office and WatchBP O3.