Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hypertension Control Planning Meeting

On Tuesday, September 10th, 2019, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, MD, Director of the Center for Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID), spoke at the CDC Hypertension Control Planning Meeting in Austin, TX.

The meeting, which gathered experts on hypertension and cardiovascular health, sought to gain insight on how to best engage new partners in hypertension control, explore scalable best and promising practices to reduce rates of hypertension and enhance heart health, and to develop and lay a strong foundation for a national collective impact framework for action on hypertension control. 

Dr. Fendrick’s presentation is available below.