As part of the Miller School of Medicine, the Children’s Heart Center is integrated into a dynamic research environment. Our physician/scientists are committed to advancing current therapies through basic research and translational medicine.
Led by Michael Kapiloff, M.D., the Cardiac Signal Transduction and Cellular Biology Laboratory at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine is committed to the elucidation of the signal transduction pathways of the cardiac myocyte. Please click here to learn more about our basic research efforts.
The Children’s Heart Center is dedicated to the use of cutting-edge treatments and technology in the care of our patients. Our team includes many world-renowned pediatric cardiologists, who in conjunction with the Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, participate in a number of national research studies. Please click here for a listing of our ongoing studies.