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    April 5, 2019 - Gift to UofL aids Dr. Andrew DeFilippis' research into biomarkers for cardiovascular disease - Read More

    February 6, 2019 - Study by Dr. Lorrel Brown finds loneliness is a risk factor for heart disease  -  Read More

    October 22, 2018 - The AHA's Tobacco Regulation & Addiction Center, co-directed by Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar, receives a nearly $18 million grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health to continue research to provide evidence for tobacco regulationRead More

    September 17, 2018 - A study by Dr. Glenn Hirsch published in JAMA Neurology finds the recovery of cardiovascular function in spinal-cord-injured people sustained following epidural stimulation training - Read More    |    Video

    August 2, 2018 - Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar, Envirome Institute receive $5 million in grants to provide research into connections between green environment and human healthRead More

    July 17, 2018 - Dr. Steven P. Jones receives the Outstanding Investigator Award from the International Society for Heart Research -  Read More

    June 19, 2018 - Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar and UofL receive $5 million gift to establish the Envirome InstituteRead More

    June 7, 2018 - Dr. Andrew DeFilippis and UofL team call for more accurate heart disease risk-prediction models in Annals of Internal Medicine editorialRead More

    March 19, 2018 - Dr. Glenn Hirsch helps lead research showing epidural stimulation can normalize blood pressure following spinal cord injury - Read More

    February 20, 2018 - Dr. Roberto Bolli continues his work of using stems cells to cure heart failureRead Story  |  Video

    February 14, 2018 - Dr. Rachel Keith leads new UofL treatment program addressing why our relationship with tobacco is 'complicated'  -  Read Story

    January 5, 2018 - Dr. Roberto Bolli receives highest honor from the Kentucky chapter of the American College of CardiologyRead Story

    November 21, 2017 - A UofL study led by Dr. Lorrel Brown finds methods of CPR training vary among U.S. high schools -  Read More

    November 9, 2017 - Dr. Sanjay Srivastava, UofL are awarded a $6.7 million NIH grant to become a Superfund Research Center -  Read More  |  Video

    October 26, 2017 - Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar and his team launch the Green Heart Project to test the health benefits of planting trees -  Read More

    October 24, 2017 - Dr. Lorrel Brown wins prestigious Stamler Award from Northwestern University for her research into CPR training of high school students and its effectiveness in saving lives -  Read More

    August 21, 2017 - Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar is named a 'Research Exemplar' by the P.I. Program at Washington University in St. Louis - Read More

    August 17, 2017 - Dr. Roberto Bolli continues to help raise the profile of the major medical journal Circulation Research as its impact factor climbs -  Read More

    "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 continues his work in finding a cure for heart failure

    Dr. Roberto Bolli continues to lead studies using stem cells in the fight to cure heart disease

    2018 AHA Tobacco Regulation & Addiction Center Grant Renewal


    January 24, 2019 - Study led by Dr. Daniel Conklin finds e-cigarettes are harmful to health - Read More

    December 14, 2018 - Dr. Lorrel Brown was named the recipient of the 2018 Trustees Award from the University of Louisville - Read More

    October 8, 2018 - A group of UofL cardiology researchers reel in $16.4 million in NIH grants to study the effects of the environment on diabetes and obesity - Read More

    September 6, 2018 - Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar and the UofL Envirome Institute add the Center for Healthy Air, Water and Soil to its portfolio - Read More

    August 17, 2018 - Dr. Daniel Conklin is part of a joint study with Boston University showing that inhaling those flavors could be bad for your cardiovascular health - Read More

    July 10, 2018 - Dr. Lorrel Brown produces short film aimed at changing the way students are taught CPR - Read More

    July 2, 2018 - Dr. Steven Jones begins his term as chairman of the Myocardial Ischemia and Metabolism Study Section of the NIH's Center for Scientific Review - Read More

    May 9, 2018 - Dr. Bradford Hill is recognized as a University Scholar - faculty who enjoy a national reputation in their fields, are nominated by their deans, reviewed and recommended by a faculty committee appointed by the Executive Vice President for Research and approved by the President  - Read More

    March 8, 2018 - Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar set to discuss the health effects of increasing green space at monthly "Beer with a Scientist" - Read More

    February 13, 2018 - Dr. Lorrel Brown finds that strengthening relationships can help your heart  - Read More

    November 29, 2017 - Dr. Andrew DeFilippis discusses new AHA guidelines for blood pressure -  Read More

    November 19, 2017 - Dr. Henry Sadlo discusses preventive cardiology on KET's "Kentucky Health" -  Video

    October 12, 2017 - Drs. Rachel Keith and Brad Sutton featured on WHAS-11 as part of new virtual reality system to aid in quitting smoking - Read More

    September 7, 2017 - Dr. Brad Sutton part of UofL group picked to help lead health care innovation - Read More

    May 5, 2017 - Dr. Brad Sutton is featured in a WKYT investigative report regarding his research into the working conditions of public AEDs - Read More

    February 2, 2017 - Dr. Lorrel Brown and her team demonstrate "Hands Only" CPR to fans at the UofL men's basketball game vs. Syracuse in the KFC Yum! Center - See Photos

    February 2, 2017 - Dr. Lorrel Brown and her team demonstrate "Hands Only" CPR to fans at the UofL women's basketball game vs. N.C.State in the KFC Yum! Center - See Photos

    January 31, 2017 - Dr. Andrew DeFilippis, Alpha Phi Foundation's 2016 Heart to Heart Grant recipient and cardiologist at the University of Louisville, explains his innovative research and how the generosity of our donors made it possible - See Video