Leaders in Cardiovascular Medicine

Upcoming Events & Seminars

Frontiers in Cardiovascular Science

Global leaders in Medicine and Research

Next seminar:

December 13, 2016
12:30 - 1:25pm @ LK101/102

"Harnessing the Power of Stem Cells to Cure Obesity and Diabetes"

Jonathan M. Graff, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Developmental Biology
UT Southwestern

Full seminar schedule...



Teaching the future leaders in medicine!

Emerging Stories

Stanford Society of Physician Scholars research grant awarded  to Sharon Paige and Francisco Galdos of the Sean Wu Lab

Grant title: "In Vitro Modeling of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Using Cardiac Chamber Specific Reporters in Patient-Derived Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells"


CVI Postdoc Conference

November 21, 2016 | 12 - 5 pm
Li Ka Shing Center
Lunch, science, wine & cheese

Congratulations to the Fall 2016 Travel Award recipients


CVI investigators Francois Haddad, Euan Ashley, and Mintu Turakhia received the Intermountain-Stanford Grant Award

The collaborative grants provide seed funding for projects aimed at transforming healthcare


Gene could help explain insulin resistance

Shutting off a gene implicated in insulin resistance leads to damaged mitochondria and decreased exercise capacity in mice.


Dr. Kazuki Kodo, former postdoc at CVI and now Asst Prof at Keio University, uses iPSCs to unravel mechanism of a common congenital heart disease


CVI Leadership

Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD

  • Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
  • Simon H. Stertzer, MD, Professor, Department of Medicine (Cardiology) & Radiology

Robert A. Harrington, MD

  • Director of Clinical Investigation, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
  • Arthur L. Bloomfield Professor of Medicine
  • Chair, Department of Medicine 

2017 Drug Discovery Symposium

April 24, 2017
Li Ka Shing Conference Center

Postdoc Imaging Fellowship Available

Funding Opportunities: Students and Fellows

Cardiovascular Links @ Stanford

Contact Us

Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
265 Campus Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 723-9126