Director: Dr. Alan Daugherty
The University of Kentucky has developed a strong group of investigators in the area of cardiovascular research. The purpose of the Saha Cardiovascular Research Center is to facilitate the development of these research efforts across the campus. The goals of the Center are:
- To develop a nationally and internationally recognized center of excellence in cardiovascular research;
- To provide an environment for the development and retention of productive faculty;
- To facilitate the training of students, including postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, medical students and residents; and
- To encourage the development of translational and clinical research with funding from federal agencies and industry.