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Membership in the Center for Cardiovascular Research is open to any University of Illinois faculty member who has a research interest in cardiovascular research and a shared commitment to collaborate with others, to further the scientific goals of the CCVR.
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The Center for Cardiovascular Research is a world-class center of excellence at the University of Illinois at Chicago. It brings together more than fifteen laboratories and facilities focused on defining cures for cardiovascular diseases.

The CCVR supports interdisciplinary research in basic, translational and clinical cardiovascular sciences on the Medical Campus at the University of Illinois at Chicago, in the heart of one of the largest metropolitan cities in the United States. This provides an excellent environment for interactive research, better training opportunities for doctoral students, postdoctoral fellows, medical students, residents and fellows with the express goal of recruiting and training the talented leaders in cardiovascular science for the future.


CCVR News & Events

2016 CCVR Research Day

CCVR Research Day activities are scheduled for Wednesday Sept 14th, 2016
Preliminary Program (PDF)

2016 CCVR Graduate Education News

Cody Rutledge MD/PhD graduates as our first to complete and receive his Ph.D. degree conferred with a concentration in Cardiovascular Science... Read More...

2016 RRC & CCVR Physiology Core News

Dr. Richard Minshall is newly appointed as UIC’s Director for the Research Resource Center. Read More...

2016 CCVR Research Day; Gunnar Lecture

Joseph Hill, MD, PhD has accepted our invitation to give the Herman P Gunnar Lecture at this year’s CCVR Research Day symposium More...

2016 New CCVR Leadership

Dean Azar of the UICCollege of Medicine has appointed Dr. Solaro as Director for the Center for Cardiovascular Research. Read More...