Cardiovascular disease kills more Australians than any other illness. In Australia alone, 125 people die from cardiovascular disease every day.
At the Heart Research Institute, our mission is to improve health by understanding the causes and complications of cardiovascular diseases.
And we couldn't do it without you.
Your donation allows us to continue our groundbreaking work to prevent, detect and treat cardiovascular disease. It provides us with an independent source of funding in an unpredictable funding environment. It brings our scientists closer to understanding the causes of cardiovascular disease.
90 per cent of Australians have one modifiable risk factor for heart disease. We're investing in a future free from cardiovascular disease.
Cardiovascular disease affects 2 in 3 families and tears families apart. Early detection can mean the difference between life and death.
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in Australia, killing 125 people every day. Today's research is tomorrow's cure.
Ask yourself, “If you only had the energy to focus on the one aspect of nutrition that would give you the largest return on investment, what would that area be?”
If you can’t answer that question, read on.
The Heart Research Institute and the Charles Perkins Centre of the University of Sydney are seeking exceptional national and international early to mid-career researchers with the potential to become global leaders in cardiovascular research for the Sydney Cardiovascular Fellowships 2018.
Five talented student researchers from New Zealand took part in a summer scholarship at the HRI facilities in Sydney, Australia. They share their experiences with us here.