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Open Faculty Position: The Institute of Molecular Cardiology is seeking candidates for cell therapy research. Learn More

April 25, 2016 - Dr. Lorrel Brown earns American College of Cardiology award for CPR training at the Kentucky State Far - Read More

April 12, 2016 - Dr. Andrew DeFilippis was recently honored with the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) Early Career Investigator Award - Read More

Oct. 29, 2015 - Roberto Bolli, M.D., FAHA, honored with the Schottenstein Prize in Cardiovascular Sciences from The Ohio State University - Read More

July 17, 2015 - UofL cardiology chief Bolli recognized for lifetime of achievement by international research society - Learn More

June 4, 2015 - Drs. Hirsch and DeFilippis greeted the Board of Trustees
tour of the HSC campus. Learn More

May 6, 2015 - Dr. Michael Flaherty talks about heart health with WAVE 3 Listens Live. Learn More

March 21, 2015 - Dr. Aruni Bhatnagar meets Prince Charles & Duchess Camilla of Whales during the Royal couple's visit to Louisville. Learn More

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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.


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."

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