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Heart, Lung
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UC Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute

The UC Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute is one of four institutes within the UC Health network, where expert physicians come together with researchers from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine to make true breakthroughs in medicine.

In the field of heart, lung and vascular research and care, the institute is nationally known for our discoveries and contributions – but most importantly for translating  insights into real treatments that help patients every day.

Giving Opportunities

Cardiovascular Center Equipment Fund: For state-of-the-art large equipment needs of The Center For Cardiovascular Research and Education.

The Cardiothoracic Surgery Development Fund: The funds will be used at the discretion of the Chair the Cardiothoracic Surgery Section to support projects which will enhance the educational and research mission of the Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Fund: To be used to support the education and needs of the UC College of Medicine Heart Failure and Heart Transplant program

HLVI Fund for Discovery and Advanced Study: Supports innovative science and curiosity-driven bas research in Heart, Lung and Vascular medicine.

HLVI Forward Fund: Supports innovative and pioneering advances in education, training, research and clinical patient care mission of the Heart, Lung, Vascular Institute.

Pulmonary Discretionary Fund: To be used to support the Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine of the College of Medicine

Contact Information

Jeff Taylor
Senior Director of Development
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Molly Long
Director of Development
UC Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute

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