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 Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Program -  These minimally invasive transcatheter therapies allow the procedure to be performed while the patient's heart is still beating, eliminating the need for a "bypass" machine and its associated risks.


Sanjiv J. Shah, MD

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