VHIR Annual Report 201

Vall d'Hebron. Institut de Recerca

Heart area

publications: 70

impact factor: 481.403

average impact factor: 6.877

Heart Area fights to minimize the impact of heart diseases based on equilibrated care, research and teaching.
The research program involves different research areas that cover the most relevant heart diseases form a multidisciplinary approach, involving prevention, diagnosis, and treatment, with an emphasis in translation and innovation, and a with an unique premise: prosecution of excellence.
We need to increase the rate of generation of high value knowledge, and, even more urgently, to accelerate the translation of this knowledge to our patients and the society.