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ASH Marvin Moser Clinical Hypertension Award

ASH announced a new award in 2009, the Marvin Moser Clinical Hypertension Award. The Society will recognize a qualified Hypedrtension Clinician for his or her dedication to the treatment and care of hypertensive patients. The award will be given at the ASH Annual Scientific Meeting. The award recipient will receive a $5,000 honorarium, given by the Hypertension Education Foundation, as well as complimentary registration to the ASH Annual Scientific Meeting and reimbursement for travel expenses and hotel accommodations for two nights to attend the Annual Meeting. In addition, the award recipient will be recognized at the ASH Annual Scientific Meeting during the Awards Plenary Session.

Qualifications

Candidate:

Must have been involved in treating hypertensive patients as a major component of his or her practice experience
Must be currently active in teaching
May have had an active role in developing guidelines and in clinical trials that focus on improving blood pressure control
May be involved in community programs


Application Requirements

Only ASH Members can nominate candidates
Sponsor submission of complete name, address, phone/fax numbers, and e-mail address of nominee
Signed letter of nomination articulating major contributions of nominee to the treatment and care of hypertensive patients
At least one additional supporting letter
Complete curriculum vitae

Please send all nomination materials to:

Ashley Buron
Program Coordinator
American Society of Hypertension, Inc.
45 Main Street, suite #712
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 212.696.9099
Fax: 347.916.0267
awards@ash-us.org


The American Society of Hypertension is pleased to announce the recipient of the ASH Marvin Moser Clinical Hypertension Award. This award recognizes a qualified Hypertension Clinician for his or her dedication to the treatment and care of hypertensive patients.

The 2014 Award was presented during the ASH Twenty-Ninth Annual Scientific Meeting during the Awards Plenary Session on Monday, May 19, 2014.

2014 Award Recipient

Sandra J. Taler, MD, FASH

Consultant, Division of Nephrology/Hypertension
Professor of Medicine
College of Medicine

Dr. Sandra J. Taler is a Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota where she is a Staff Consultant in the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension. A graduate of Mayo Medical School, she completed her Internal Medicine Residency at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota followed by fellowships in Hypertension and Nephrology at Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts. She joined the staff at Mayo Clinic in 1988.

Dr. Taler’s clinical and research interests include treatment of resistant hypertension, secondary hypertension, post-transplant hypertension, and the evaluation and follow-up of living kidney donors.

Dr. Taler served on the Board of Directors of the American Society of Hypertension (as a board member, secretary and vice-president) and chairs the ASH Specialist Examination. She has been actively involved in Hypertension education at Mayo Clinic and at the national level. Dr. Taler served on the panel appointed to the 8th Joint National Committee (JNC-8) and is an author of the 2014 Evidence Based Guideline.

Dr. Taler is a fellow of the American Society of Hypertension, the American Heart Association Council for High Blood Pressure Research, and the American College of Physicians and an American Society of Hypertension Specialist in Clinical Hypertension. She received the Mayo Clinic Laureate Award in 2011 for her high personal integrity, motivation and assistance of others and excellence in clinical skills.