Open Faculty Position: The Institute of Molecular Cardiology is seeking candidates for cell therapy research. Learn More
April 16, 2014 - Aruni Bhatnager, Ph.D. receives SIGS outstanding mentor award.This is not the first mentoring award Dr. Bhatnagar has been awarded--he was also named SIGS' 2009 Outstanding Faculty Mentor, and subsequently serves on the SIGS Mentor Advisory Board.
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.
Nov 18, 2013 - 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." Read entire article or Watch Video
Sept 30, 2013 - UofL and Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar receive combined $23.3 million for research related to tobacco products as they are regulated by the FDA. Read article.
CNN Health: It's amazing what the human heart can do View video
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 to study whether a patient’s own stem cells could help lessen the debilitating effects of angina. More
May 24, 2013 - CNN news article: Reversing heart failure with stem cells View video
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“Incredible!” That’s how Mike Jones describes his life three and a half years after receiving stem cells as part of Dr. Roberto Bolli's groundbreaking SCIPIO trial. The study, in which twenty patients received their own cardiac stem cells, has transformed Mike Jones' life. Read 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."