Research

The UF Health Congenital Heart Center has achieved distinction by being highly competitive and adaptable, and by focusing on performance, quality, and value in selected innovative research that will have a high impact on the health of children and adults with congenital heart disease.

As an academic medical center, the UF Health Congenital Heart Center is committed to advancing medical knowledge through research and education. Clinical and basic scientific innovations separate our center from others in the region. From the laboratory to the bedside, our faculty and clinical staff are involved in numerous basic and clinical trials at the cutting edge.

 

Research programs include:

 

  • Pulmonary hypertension program
  • Adult with congenital heart disease support and outcomes
  • Biomedical engineering of novel devices
  • Advanced arrhythmia management including radiofrequency ablation, pacemaker implantation and implantable cardiac defibrillators