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Professor Mark Nelson

 Professor Nelson is Professor and Chair, Discipline of General Practice, and Senior Professorial Fellow, Menzies Research Institute, both at the University of Tasmania, and an Adjunct Senior Associate, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University.  He serves on the National Heart Foundation High Blood Pressure and Vascular Disease Advisory Committee and was one of the authors of the recent blood pressure guidelines.  He is also in general practice in Lindisfarne, and past president of the Australian Association for Academic General Practice.  His research interests are around large-scale clinical trials in CVD prevention in general practice.