World Health Day is celebrated on 7 April to mark the anniversary of the founding of WHO in 1948. Each year a theme is selected for World Health Day that highlights a priority area of public health concern in the world.
The theme for 2013 is high blood pressure.
Organized by the University of Puerto Rico, the Ibero-American Network of Health Promoting Universities (RIUPS), and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).
San Juan, Puerto Rico
March 19-21, 2013