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Professor Alta Schutte

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, the University of New South Wales, Professorial Fellow, the George Institute for Global Health, and Co-Chair of the National Hypertension Taskforce of Australia.

Alta is a leading researcher with extensive experience in clinical trials and population-based studies in the field of blood pressure, hypertension and cardiovascular health. She has been the Chief Investigator of several multidisciplinary studies, published >450 papers in the field, and supervised over 85 postgraduate students.

She is Chief Investigator of several Australian-funded trials, a NHMRC Investigator Grant Leadership Fellow, and is the senior author of the 2020 International Society of Hypertension Global Hypertension Guidelines. She is Associate Editor of the journal, Hypertension, and has received numerous international awards for her work.

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