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Heart, Lung and Vascular

An exterior view of the AdventHealth Research Institute

Heart, Lung and Vascular Research


Partnered with the AdventHealth Orlando Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute, one of the top cardiac centers in the nation, the Heart, Lung and Vascular Research Department offers the latest in cutting-edge research with a patient-focused orientation and commitment to quality. Our research program leverages deep clinical and scientific expertise to address significant questions that impact the health of our community. 

Our experienced team of physicians and research nurses enrolls participants in a broad range of randomized trials and registry-based research studies, working closely to incorporate research findings into the comprehensive care of our patients. Embedded in one of the top cardiac centers in the nation, the Cardiovascular Research Department helps patients gain access to innovative and promising new treatments and technologies before they become standard of care.

Contact Information

Heart, Lung & Vascular Research Institute

Areas of Focus

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Rhythm Disorder
  • Heart Valve Disease Treatment
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease Care

Featured Clinical Trials

Meet the Team

Our Capabilities

Our on-site Exam Room, with limited keyed access, is 213 square feet, and is a fully equipped clinical setting for patient visits and procedures. We are in close proximity to registration and front entrance/valet parking for convenience of the cardiac subjects coming in for research-specific follow-ups.

Our Phlebotomy Lab with limited badge access, is a 137 square foot space and is monitored by an Aeroscout system. Equipment includes Heraeus Instrument Labofuge 400 ambient centrifuge, Phillips Pagewrite Touch EKG, Frigidaire standard fridge/freezer with restricted key lock and Aeroscout monitoring system, and nine locking cabinets and eight locking drawers for investigational product storage.

Our Storage Room (Device, Drug, Supplies and Equipment) also has limited badge access.  This 132 square foot room, monitored by an Aeroscout system, is located on second floor Ginsburg for close proximity to Cardiology Invasive Labs and Cardiac and Vascular Surgery.

A shelf in the Harris sub-zero freezer is dedicated to cardiovascular research.

Access to a full complement of procedural, pharmacy, radiologic and surgical services to enable advanced clinical trials and studies.

A view of a chest x-ray

About the Facility

The Heart, Lung and Vascular Research Department, located on the AdventHealth Orlando campus, leverages the internal resources from the Heart, Lung & Vascular Institute to facilitate seamless operation of research projects. 

The department has a fully-equipped onsite examination room for participant visits and non-surgical research procedures with proximity to central registration and valet parking. Restricted access cabinets enable compliant storage of Investigational products and devices. 

The department has access to a suite of services allowing for routine and complex laboratory draws, with expertise in sample processing, storage, analysis and shipping. The research department is also able to leverage a centralized research laboratory for processing of more complex specimens as required by some research protocols. For additional laboratory capabilities, including advanced cellular and molecular endpoint analyses, please contact our research team.

For our research partners, we have access to a full complement of procedural, pharmacy, radiologic and surgical services to enable advanced clinical trials and studies. Please contact the research team for additional information.