Netherlands Heart Institute

Excellent science for better care
The Netherlands Heart Institute fosters excellent cardiovascular research on national and international level. We conduct basic science as well as clinical research. We aim to promote cooperation between university medical centres in the Netherlands and between scientists and the private sector.

The Netherlands Heart Institute encourages young, talented researchers and coaches them to the top. We are the platform for the next generation of excellent researchers.

1st Translational Research Meeting, 29-30 June 2017
1st Translational Research Meeting, 29-30 June 2017

The Netherlands Heart Institute is a unique cooperation of the cardiology departments of all eight university hospitals in the Netherlands. We cooperate closely with the Netherlands Heart Foundation.

Please contact one of the members of the board if you want to discuss opportunities for cardiovascular science in the Netherlands or abroad: Pieter Doevendans, Dirk Jan Duncker or Jan Weijers.

Recent news

1st Translational Research Meeting of the Netherlands Heart Institute
'Better Together' June 29-30, 2017 (in pictures)

Fellowships awarded
During the 1st Translational Research Meeting of the Netherlands Heart Institute the annual Fellowships were awarded to Pieter Jan Dierickx and Sandra van Wijk.

Poster Prizes 1st Translational Research Meeting
During the 1st Translational Research Meeting of the Netherlands Heart Institute poster prizes were awarded to Maike Schuldt, Christina Altrocchi and Jens van der Wouw. Krystien Lieve won the public vote for the best poster.

Michiel de Graaf wins Einthoven prize 2017
Michiel de Graaf (LUMC) won the Einthoven Dissertation Prize 2017 with his thesis "Computed tomography coronary angiography: From quantification of coronary atherosclerosis to risk stratification of patients"

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