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 an we are proud partner of DCVA.

Recent news

NL-HI - NVVC Einthoven Prizes
During the Congress of the Netherlands Heart Institute, 24 June 2021, the NL-HI NVVC Einthoven Dissertation prizes will be awarded. Anyone who got his/her doctoral degree in 2020 in the Netherlands on a cardiovascular topic may compete for this prize. When you have completed a PhD thesis in 2020, please consider competing for the illustrious prizes. In case you know PhDs who are eligible for these prizes, please draw their attention to it.

Call for proposals - Help curing PLN disease
The PLN Foundation and Netherlands Heart Institute in this call award the most promising idea to cure the heart disease caused by the PLN p.Arg14del mutation.

Members for the Program Committee wanted
For the 5th Translational Cardiovascular Research Meeting on 24-25 June 2021 in Utrecht we are looking for 2 or 3 new members for the Program Committee.

Successful 4th Translational Cardiovascular Research Meeting
On Thursday 25th of June the Netherlands Heart Institute organized the 4th Translational Cardiovascular Research Meeting. This year we switched to an online meeting because of the COVID circumstances. Paulus Kirchhof gave an inspiring keynote lecture about “atrial fibrillation – from its genomic basis to new therapeutic approaches”. Attendees appreciated the keynote with an excellent review in our survey.

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Netherlands Heart Institute is a proud member of the DCVA
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