Our History

Established in 1974, the Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center was the first major UI multidisciplinary, biomedical initiative.


Discover the research themes within the Center as well as individual investigator projects.

Seminar Series

View the schedule of upcoming center seminars featuring top cardiovascular researchers.

Ways to Give

Support the François M. Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center.


Comprised of nearly 200 researchers, the Abboud Cardiovascular Center at the University of Iowa is based on a culture of collaboration, team research and mentoring. Learn more about our center