Aloha and Welcome!

The Center for Cardiovascular Research is based at the beautiful Kakaako waterfront campus of the John A. Burns School of Medicine in Honolulu, Hawaii. Directed by Ralph V. Shohet, MD, the Center has flourished into an interdisciplinary research and education institution employing over 30 faculty, fellows, technicians, graduate and medical students. The Center has become the focal point for cardiovascular research for the University of Hawaii and the state.

Our Center is comprised of several laboratories.  You can visit each by clicking on the name of the principal investigator.

Learn more about our investigators or look up our faculty, post docs, students and staff in our 

Our primary teaching focus is training new cardiovascular researchers, but we are proud of the part we play in educating the community.  Learn about some of our educational projects.