Open Faculty Position: The Institute of Molecular Cardiology is seeking candidates for cell therapy research. Learn More
May 13, 2014 - Institute of Molecular Cardiology wins MediStar Award. The Healthcare Innovation Award is presented to an organization that has developed a new procedure, device, service program or treatment that improves the delivery of medical care. Learn More
Feb 6, 2014 - UofL physicians at Jewish Hospital performed their 100th TransCatheter Aortic Valve replacement (TAVR). UofL Division of Cardiovascular Medicine's Michael Flaherty, M.D., Ph.D., and the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery's Matthew Williams, M.D., and Kendra Grubb, M.D., were part of the TAVR team. Please contact Michelle Hulsman, valve coordinator, at (502) 561-2180 for more information.
August, 2013 - Diabetes & Obesity Center wins second multimillion-dollar NIH grant. Learn More
July 19, 2013 - Now enrolling qualifying patients in a new nationwide Phase III clinical trial. More
May 24, 2013 - CNN news article: Reversing heart failure with stem cells View video
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Institute of Molecular Cardiology (IMC) wins MediStar Award
The Healthcare Innovation Award is presented to an organization that has developed a new procedure, device, service program or treatment that improves the delivery of medical care. Under Bolli’s leadership, the (IMC) has become recognized worldwide as a leading cardiovascular research program for its contributions in ischemic heart disease, heart failure, diabetes and obesity and adult stem cell therapy for cardiac repair and regeneration. Learn More
Dr. Roberto Bolli receives AHA's Research Achievement Award
Roberto Bolli, M.D., FAHA, of the UofL Division of Cardiology has won the American Heart Association Research Achievement Award for 2013 "for the profound and lasting impact of his extraordinary contributions to cardiovascular research."