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Are you looking for a meaningful career?

Take on the world’s number one killer, cardiovascular disease, and make a difference globally – become a medical researcher with the Heart Research Institute (HRI), an internationally recognised institute conducting groundbreaking research.

HRI hosts regular Open Days to give you the chance to learn more about our cutting-edge research into the biological processes that cause atherosclerosis and thrombosis, the major underlying causes of most heart attacks and strokes. At the events, you can network with our world-class researchers who will talk you through their latest discoveries and hear what it’s like to work at HRI directly from those who live our culture - our team members.

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In the meantime, you can read further information on HRI’s various student opportunities and watch videos on what it’s like to work at HRI with tips on starting your career in medical research. You can also take a look behind the scenes at the Eliza Street laboratories with our virtual 360 tour.

Photograph: New Zealand Summer Scholars at HRI

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