It is on: The 3rd Translational Cardiovascular Research Meeting. 27-28 June 2019, Utrecht, the Netherlands. Visit

Young@Heart Event "Valorisation" - 10 May 2019

Location: Inntel Hotel, Utrecht Centre. The program will contain presentations as well as workshops and discussion panels. Register here.

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

Young@Heart board appointed
Young@Heart has appointed a new board with a new chairman: Daan Westenbrink

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

Young Talent Grant DOSIS/ARENA Prime
In the framework of the Dutch CardioVascular Alliance (DCVA) CVON DOSIS and CVON ARENA PRIME are together putting out a call for Young Talents to allow them to apply for funding for innovative and insightful research related to cardiomyopathies. 

Fellowships 2019
In 2019 the Netherlands Heart Institute can again finance talented young researcher from the Netherlands to work in an international environment for up to 1 year. The call is now open, deadline is 1 May 2019.

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Netherlands Heart Institute is a proud member of the DCVA
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