Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute - Clinical Trials Unit (CTU)

Our Unit

The Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute’s Clinical Trials Unit of Northwestern offers the infrastructure and services for investigators focused on cardiovascular research, as well as support our research participants.

Featured Programs

The Bicuspid Aortic Valve Program - This program is the first to offer support to patients and families affected by BAV, through screening, monitoring, family assessment, treatment and research from diagnosis to surgery and beyond.

Featured Trials


Sanjiv J. Shah, MD

Message from the Medical Director, Sanjiv J. Shah, MD