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About us



Welcome to the School of Cardiovascular Medicine & Sciences, incorporating the King’s British Heart Foundation (BHF) Centre of Research Excellence. 




We run 3 high-profile  PhD programmes allied to the BHF Centre of Research Excellence, including a Joint PhD programme with the University of Göttingen. We also offer an  MSc in Cardiovascular Research.

Our School drives translation of world-leading basic science into advances in clinical practice with activities focusing on cardiac biomedicine and vascular biomedicine under the following six sections:   

The School is an integral part of the King’s Health Partners   Cardiovascular Clinical Academic Group and has strong internal connections with:

We have 290 researchers (including 50 Principal Investigators) and 70 PhD/MD students.