About Us

About the Cardiovascular Research Center

Photo of WIMR Building

The UW Cardiovascular Research Center is housed in the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Its members are from the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, the School of Education, the College of Engineering, the College of Letters and Science, the Graduate School, the School of Medicine and Public Health, the School of Pharmacy and the School of Veterinary Medicine.

Sixteen different departments within the School of Medicine and Public Health are represented among the membership. Over 130 faculty and scientists with diverse interests in cardiovascular research are currently members of the Center.

Center Administration Executive Committee

  • Héctor H. Valdivia, MD/PhD, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Timothy Kamp, MD, PhD, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Gail Robertson, PhD, Professor of Neuroscience
  • Bo Liu, PhD, Professor of Cell & Regenerative Medicine
  • Eric Schafer, Center Administrator