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The Board of Trustees

Chair of Trustees
Graham MacGregor
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Barts & The London

Graham MacGregor is Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine (Barts & The London) and Honorary Consultant Physician at St George's Hospital, London. 
Professor MacGregor set up Blood Pressure UK in 2001. He is also chairman of CASH, WASH, Action on Sugar, sits on the board for the World Hypertension League and recently served as President of The British Hypertension Society.

Professor MacGregor's research work has focused on the mechanisms underlying the rise in blood pressure in hypertension, the importance of the renin-angiotensin system, and the influence of salt and potassium intake on health. Professor MacGregor has authored many scientific articles on various aspects of blood pressure and cardiovascular medicine.  

Treasurer
Mr C R Guy Biggin

Medical Trustees
Professor Gareth Beevers
Professor of Medicine, Birmingham

Professor Bryan Williams
Professor of Medicine, Leicester

Professor Mark Caulfield,
Professor of Medicine, London

Nirmala Markandu
Senior Research Fellow - Nursing, London


Chief Executive

Katharine Jenner RNutr 

Katharine studied for a BSc in Biological Sciences at the University of Exeter, initially following a career path in communications. Having obtained a MSc in Public Health Nutrition at the University of Southampton, Katharine is now responsible for the running of, Blood Pressure UK, alongside the public health nutrition campaigns CASH, WASH and Action on Sugar, since 2007.

Katharine is a visiting lecturer on nutrition at several UK Universities and delivers healthy eating sessions for people living with HIV. Katharine is also Chair of the Campaign for Better Hospital Food.




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