The home of heart research
fighting heart disease 

With more than 250 scientists and 19 laboratories in one location,
the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute is the Australian headquarters for
world-class heart research. Here, our researchers solve the unsolved to prevent heartbreak happening to you.    

Cardiovascular disease kills
17.5 million people every year

In Australia, and around the world, cardiovascular disease kills more people than any other disease or illness. More than any cancer, Alzheimer's, or HIV/AIDS. Every day, the scientists at the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute discover more about how to protect, heal, and care for our hearts. You can too.

You can make a real difference too

Our in-house research, funded through the generosity of supporters, helps people of all ages survive and avoid heart disease.

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