Research and Training

As part of Oregon’s only academic medical center, our faculty are researching new treatments for heart conditions and educating the next generation of health care professionals.

About OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute Research & Training

Leading research areas

  • Cardiovascular imaging for early detection of disease
  • Electrophysiology, with particular emphasis on sudden death
  • Adult congenital heart disease
  • Developmental origins of heart disease

Clinical trials

The OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute is involved in dozens of cardiovascular clinical trials. We're studying the risk factors for heart disease, cutting-edge treatments and prevention techniques, as well as the latest technology used to combat heart failure. Find cardiovascular trials

Research laboratories

Learn more about individual research labs at the Knight Cardiovascular Institute.

Research education and training

OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute provides many opportunities for research education and training. Discover opportunities