Innovative cardiovascular research

Baylor Scott & White Research Institute (BSWRI) oversees a robust portfolio of cardiovascular trials and studies, in addition to leading research in oncology, transplant, trauma, and nearly 50 other specialty areas.

Frequently published in major scientific journals and reported at medical and scientific meetings, BSWRI’s work has resulted in more than 500 issued and pending patents spanning cardiovascular disease and medical devices, as well as immunotherapy, genomics, biomarkers and metabolomics.

Program highlights include:

  • 300+ publications over the last three years (2017-2019)
  • 100+ media stories stemming from cardiovascular research conducted through BSWRI in 2019

Research by the numbers


Total active studies in 2020


Total journal publications in 2020


Total national top enrolling studies in 2019

Areas of cardiovascular research

Our cardiovascular research portfolio supports trials spanning:

  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Hearth failure transplant
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Cardiorenal syndrome
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Vascular/thoracic aortic aneurysm conditions
  • Heart rhythm disorders
  • Aortic valve disorders
  • Electrophysiology
  • Mitral valve disorders