The Inter-American Society of Hypertension (IASH) is a non-profit organization devoted to the understanding, prevention, and control of hypertension and vascular diseases with emphasis on bridging basic, translational, and clinical research across the Americas.  Membership is extended to scientists, physicians, and health care providers from 20 different countries in the Americas, Europe, Australia, and Asia.  Anyone interested in the field of hypertension, cardiometabolic risk factors, and cardiovascular diseases is welcome to join the society.