POA2022 virtual congress.

JULY 2nd (SAT)

Opening remarks

8:45 AM-9:00 AM (Japan time) - Dr. Kazuomi Kario


Vascular Session - 

Sponsered by Fukuda Denshi

Part 1. The latest topics of Cardio-Ankle Vascular Index

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (Japan time)

Chair persons: Doctors Alberto Avolio and Hirofumi Tomiyama


Doctor Bryan Williams

Lecture title:  Impact of Blood Pressure Lowering on Hypertension mediated organ damage and CAVI  in Grade 1 hypertension  [video]

Doctor Kazuomi Kario

Lecture title: The Coupling Registry, a nationwide Cardiovascular Prognostic Coupling Study, and latest evidence in Japan

Doctor Toru Miyoshi

Lecture title: A multicenter trial in Japan: CAVI-J

Doctor Piyamitr Sritara

Lecture title: Cardio-ankle vascular index as a predictor of major adverse cardiovascular events in metabolic syndrome patients

Doctor Matthew J Budoff

Lecture title: Expert Consensus for the Application of Cardio-Ankle Vascular Index (CAVI)

Vascular session

Part 2. Panel discussion;
The current status and challenges of vascular function testing in Asia

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (Japan time)

Chair persons: Doctors Jeong Bae Park and Chen-Huan Chen


Doctor Alberto Avolio 
Doctor  Matthew J Budoff,
Doctor Kazuomi Kario 
 Toru Miyoshi

Doctor James Sharman,
Doctor Piyamitr Sritara,  
Doctor Ki-Chul Sung 
Doctor Hirofumi Tomiyama

Discussion topic 1. Current Status of CVD and Vascular Function Testing in Asia

Discussion topic 2. Challenges and key points for the wide use of vascular function tests for clinical and mass screening

11:00 AM -11:10 AM (Japan time) - INTERMISSION


Moderated General Session

11:10 AM-12:40 PM (Japan time)

Chair persons: Doctors Satoshi Hoshide and Praew Kotruchin

Moderated Session

11:10-11:20, De-Wei An et al.

Outcome-based threshold for carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity: The IDCARS study.

11:20-11:30, Hyo-In Choi et al.

Effect of physical activity on the development of incident nonalcoholic fatty liver and the resolution of existing nonalcoholic fatty liver in relation to temporal changes in body. 

11:30-11:40, Jianfeng Huang et al.

Circadian rhythm of peripheral and central arterial blood pressures in relation to all-cause mortality.

11:40-11:50, Seung-Jae Lee et al.

Association of inter-arm systolic blood pressure differences with arteriosclerosis and atherosclerosis: A cohort study of 117,407 people.

11:50-12:00, Chieh-Chun Huang et al.

Utilizing Carotid Artery Pressure Waveform to Identify and Risk-Stratify the Subjects with Heart Failure by Deep Neural Network.

12:00-12:10, Naoko Tomitani et al.

Masked hypertension detected by ambulatory BP and home BP measured by an “all-in-one” BP monitoring device.

12:10-12:40, POSTER presentation broadcasting.

Tae Kyung Yoo et al.
Associations of Cardiovascular Mortality with Physical Activity and Concurrent Coronary Artery Calcification.

Long Doan et al.
SGLT2i - A potential antihypertensive agent in hypertension patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Jong Young Lee et al.
Association between metabolic syndrome and left ventricular geometric change including diastolic dysfunction.

Hoang Le Phuoc.
Relationship between central blood pressure with some cardiovascular complications in the hypertensives.

Smriti Rastogi et al.
Survey of anthropometric and various socio-economic factors related to hypertension across diverse social groups in North India.

Shivam Verma et al.
Association of serum uric acid levels with insulin resistance in pre diabetic and drug naïve diabetic subjects.

Wei-Ting Wang et al.
The role of hemodynamic parameters in masked hypertension and white coat hypertension.


12:40 PM -12:50 PM (Japan time) - INTERMISSION

Session 1

HOPE Asia Session


Sponsered by A&D

12:50 PM-2:50 PM (Japan time)

Chair persons: Doctors Ji-Guang Wang and Kazuomi Kario

Panelists: Dcotors Sungha Park, Apichard Sukonthasarn, Yuda Turana

HOPE Asia Session

Doctor Satoshi Hoshide

Lecture title: Result of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring data in a large modern Japanese cohort: JAMP study

Doctor Jinho shin

Lecture title: Clinic, home and ambulatory blood pressures

Doctor Hao-Min Chen

Lecture title: From 2020 Home BP Consensus to 2022 TSOC/THS Hypertension Guideline

Doctor Yan Li

Lecture title: Masked hypertension and pulse wave velocity

Doctor Kelvin Tsoi

Lecture title: Artificial Intelligence for Classification of Blood Pressure Variability: A New Approach for an Old Idea

Doctor Yook-Chin Chia

Lecture title: Population Salt Reduction Initiative in Malaysia: MyWASSH

2:50 PM -3:00 PM (Japan time) - INTERMISSION

Heart Failure Session

Sponsered by Otsuka Pharmaceutical and Novartis Pharma


3:00 PM-5:00 PM (Japan time)


Chairperson: Dr. Kazuomi Kario

Part 1


Doctor Xinli Li

Lecture title: Real-world analysis of ARNi Usage in Chinese HFrEF Patients

Part 2

Heart Failure Session

Chairperson: Dr. Tzung-Dau Wang


Doctor Kazuomi Kario

Lecture title: ARNI to break the chain of hypertension, development of cardiac hypertrophy, and onset of heart failure in Asia

Part 3

Chairperson: Dr. Tzung-Dau Wang


Doctor Ji-Guang Wang

Lecture title: Central hypertension and central uncontrolled hypertension

Closing remarks

5:00 PM-5:15 PM (Japan time) - Dr. Kazuomi Kario

Greetings: Doctor Ki-Chul Sung, Pulse of Asia

Closing remarks: Doctor Kazuomi Kario, Chair, Pulse of Asia 2022

Thank you for your understanding that the schedule and presenters may have to be changed in circumstances.