Welcome to the Netherlands Heart Institute

Excellent science for better care

The mission of Netherlands Heart Institute is to develop new, excellent strategies for prevention, diagnosis and cure of cardiovascular disease by promoting cooperation between the cardiology departments of all university hospitals in the Netherlands. 

The Netherlands Heart Institute encourages young, talented researchers and coaches them to the top.



Cycling Trilogy

The Hartenbank is going to cycle along in the Utrecht Cycling Trilogy! This means that a team will cycle on May 20 (Giro d’Utrecht), July 2 (Tour d’Utrecht) and August 27 (Vuelta a Utrecht). Therefore, we want to raise money for the Hartenbank. We are looking for people who want

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EU Horizon grant for NLHI coordinated consortium Geremy

Europe’s research and innovation funding programme Horizon has granted research teams 8M euro funding for the development of new effective therapies for rare diseases. The Netherlands Heart Institute (NLHI) is the coordinator of this consortium, called GEREMY. The goal of this project is to find a cure for inherited arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy (ACM), a rare cardiac disease.

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Job opening for Check@Home

Netherlands Heart Institute is currently looking for a  (MD) PhD on the subject of early detection of cardiovascular diseases, kidney diseases and type 2 diabetes.

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