Mid-Year Virtual Convening: Paying Attention to Hypertension”
Spotlight on Self Measured Blood Pressure Monitoring
May 5, 2022

Please find the agenda and meeting materials below. For each session, a video, audio recording, and transcript are provided. A digital graphic is provided for the Call to Action and Q & A.

Purpose:

  • Inform National Forum members and stakeholders of successful strategies and practices to improve self-measure blood pressure monitoring.
  • Motivate participants to carry out effective strategies to improve self-measure blood pressure monitoring in their settings.

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Session Recordings, Transcripts & Digital Graphics

Welcome

John M. Clymer
Executive Director
The National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention

Hon. Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH
20th Surgeon General of the United States
Presidential Fellow and Executive Director of Health Equity Initiatives
Purdue University

Listen to Audio Session

An Economic Case for Self-Measured Blood Pressure

Michael W. Cropp, MD, MBA
President and Chief Executive Officer
Independent Health

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Solving Barriers to Self-Measured Blood Pressure in the U.S.

Warren A. Jones, MD, FAAFP, National Forum Chair
Captain, United States Navy Medical Corps (Ret.)
Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center
President, American Academy of Family Physicians, 2001-2002

Interviews

Hilary K. Wall, MPH
Senior Health Scientist
Million Hearts Science Lead
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Self-Measured Blood Pressure in the National Hypertension Control Initiative  

Ayanna Williams, MPH
Public Health Analyst
Quality/ Office of Quality Improvement
Bureau of Primary Health Care
Health Resources and Services Administration

Jeanette Guyton-Krishnan, PhD
Public Health Analyst
Office of Health Center Investment Oversight
Bureau of Primary Health Care
Health Resources and Services Administration

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Integrating SMBP into Care Processes & Workflows

Debra McGrath, MSN, FNP
Director of Health Information Technology
Health Federation

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The Importance of Using Validated Devices

Nar Ramkissoon, MPH
Senior Manager, Partner Development Strategy
Lead for the US Blood Pressure Validated Device Listing (VDL) initiative
American Medical Association

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Call to Share Actions on SMBP (Facilitated Open Forum) & QA

Janet Wright, MD
Director, Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Mayors Prevent Hypertension through Move with the MayorTM

Jen Childress, MS, MCHES
Senior Program Manager
National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention

Interviews 

Mayor Acquanetta Warren
Fontana, California

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Speakers

  • Image of John Clymer
    John Clymer
    Executive Director, National Forum for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
  • Image of Hon. Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH
    Hon. Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH
    Presidential Fellow and Executive Director of Health Equity Initiatives, Purdue University
  • Image of Michael W. Cropp, MD, MBA
    Michael W. Cropp, MD, MBA
    President and Chief Executive Officer, Independent Health
  • Image of Warren A. Jones, MD, FAAFP
    Warren A. Jones, MD, FAAFP
    Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Image of Hilary K. Wall, MPH
    Hilary K. Wall, MPH
    Senior Health Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Image of Ayanna Williams, MPH
    Ayanna Williams, MPH
    Public Health Analyst, Bureau of Primary Health Care
  • Image of Jeanette Guyton-Krishnan, PhD
    Jeanette Guyton-Krishnan, PhD
    Investment Oversight Advisor Health Resources and Services Administration U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Image of Meg Meador, MPH, C-PHI, CPHQ
    Meg Meador, MPH, C-PHI, CPHQ
    Director, Clinical Integration & Education, National Association of Community Health Centers
  • Image of Debra McGrath, MSN, FNP
    Debra McGrath, MSN, FNP
    Director of Health Information Technology, Health Federation
  • Image of Nar Ramkissoon, MPH
    Nar Ramkissoon, MPH
    Senior Manager, Partner Development Strategy, American Medical Association
  • Image of Janet Wright, MD
    Janet Wright, MD
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Image of Jen Childress, MS, MCHES
    Jen Childress, MS, MCHES
    Senior Program Manager, National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention
  • Image of Hon. Acquanetta Warren
    Hon. Acquanetta Warren
    Mayor, Fontana, California