Master Cardiovascular Research

The Master Cardiovascular Research offers you a challenging two year programme with a high degree of freedom to choose among a number of outstanding research groups for practical and serveral specialized Master courses.

Cardiovascular Research is one of the focus scientific areas of the VU University Medical Center. The program is embedded and aligned with the Amsterdam Cardiovascular Sciences (ACS) Institute, a collaborative network of the VU University Medical Center and Academic Medical Center. The program started in 2009 and aims to educate talented students who are willing to be educated as top scientists in Cardiovascular Science and Technology. The program includes education regarding the development, diagnosis and treatment of heart and vessel disease, and focusses on diseases with a huge societal impact, such as diabetes, myocardial infarction, thrombosis and heart failure. Furthermore, students will learn more about e.g. medical technology and imaging.

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