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First Meeting of the PAHO Technical Advisory Group

March 18, 2016


Earlier this month, Dr. Mary L’Abbe chaired the first meeting of the Technical Advisory Group for 2016-2019 on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention through Population-wide Dietary Salt/Sodium Reduction, held at the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Headquarters, Washington, DC. The group is advisory to the Director of PAHO and responds to priority interventions directly related to lowering population levels of blood pressure and subsequently influencing the levels of mortality due to stroke and the group of cardiovascular diseases.


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