• Commitment to Learning & Professional Fellowship

    The Texas Heart Institute will forge a better future for those with cardiovascular disease through an unwavering commitment to global leadership in patient care, pioneering innovation, and unparalleled training.

    60 Years of Excellence Anniversary Video

  • Commitment to Learning & Professional Fellowship

    Dr. Marc Moon, an expert, and pioneer in the most advanced forms of cardiac surgery, has been named Chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, Chief of Adult Cardiac Surgery section at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, and Chief of Adult Cardiac Surgery at Texas Heart Institute.

  • The Future of Cardiovascular Care is Bright

    Texas Heart Institute is proud to welcome the future leaders of cardiovascular care to its world-renowned training program. The Texas Heart Institute Cardiology and Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowships at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center continue to recruit the most talented applicants in the nation. Learn More

  • Texas Heart Institute Journal: Volume 49, Issue 3

    We are excited to share a new issue of the Texas Heart Institute Journal, now available online.   Read Issue

  • THI Perfusion Student Gives Back

    Texas Heart Institute (THI) School of Perfusion Technology student Frances Lewis has been awarded this year’s Perfusion Without Borders (PWOB) scholarship. Learn More

  • Training the Next Generation of Cardiac Specialist

    Texas Heart Institute and Baylor College of Medicine surgeon Dr. Ourania Preventza and colleagues examine  the representation of women and racial and ethnic minorities among trainees in cardiothoracic surgery. Read More

  • Today on The Heart Beat...

    President and CEO, Dr. Joseph G. Rogers, unveils THI’s new mission and vision to deliver the future of cardiovascular health Watch Interview

  • Help in a Heartbeat? THI App Ranks in the Top 10 for Coronary Heart Disease Mobile Health Applications

    First ever study of mobile health apps for coronary heart disease ranks the THI App developed in partnership with AT&T #7 overall.  Learn More

  • Houston’s Highest-Ranking Center for Adult Cardiology & Heart Surgery by U.S. News & World Report

    Texas Heart Institute at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center ranked 13th in the nation among Adult Cardiology & Heart Surgery hospitals, making it the highest-ranking heart care center in Houston by U.S. News & World ReportRead More

  • THI Heart Beat

    Dr. Peter Vanderslice, and two summer students from the Texas Heart Institute Molecular Cardiology Research sit down with Maya Pomroy to discuss their summer experience in the labs. Watch Video

  • Cardiology Grand Rounds

    The Best of 2022

    Texas Heart Institute provides physicians and medical professionals with comprehensive and innovative CME activities. Texas Heart Institute professionals serve as Course Directors for our feature symposia. Visit our CME Course Catalog for a complete list of symposia and activities (CVD/Non-CVD) accredited by the THI Office of Continued Medical Education.

    Watch the Best of 2022 

    Grand Rounds Archives

  • THI Fellowship

    Commitment to Excellence

    The Texas Heart Institute Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center was started in 1965. The fellowship has a rich history of stalwart clinician-educators, such as Dr. Leachman, Dr. Robert Hall, Texas Heart Institute president emeritus Dr. James T. Willerson, and many others, who take tremendous pride in training our fellows.

  • Download the THI App

    The Latest Heart News in the Texas Heart Institute App

    Texas Heart Institute is committed to educating the global community about the importance of heart health and the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease. Download the free app to stay up to date on the latest heart topics, news, features, videos, and events.  Learn More

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  • Imagine what we can do together…

    Reimagining the Future of Health

    Donor support is a critical component of our mission to deliver the future of cardiovascular health. Consider including the Texas Heart Institute in your end-of-year giving plan. The future of THI is built on decades of cardiovascular firsts—imagine what we can do together in the decades to come.  Learn More


Celebrating 60 Years of Excellence

Texas Heart Institute’s (THI) commitment to education sets it apart from other major cardiovascular centers. The Institute’s educational activities include postdoctoral and allied training programs, seminars, symposia, grand rounds, scientific publications and public education outreach.

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Upcoming Events

Event Calendar

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Mechanical Complications of MI | Lauren Golden, MD

August 9 | 12:00 pm1:00 pm CDT
Wed 10

Echo Conference | Isabel Balachandran, MD

August 10 | 12:00 pm1:00 pm CDT
Thu 11

Cath Conference | Kim-Trang Ho, MD

August 11 | 12:00 pm1:00 pm CDT
Fri 12

EP Weekly Conference

August 12 | 7:30 am8:30 am CDT


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Innovative Technologies & Techniques

Innovative Technologies & Techniques is produced at the Texas Heart Institute (THI) and explores promising advances in medicine that aim to extend the life of cardiac patients and patients at risk for serious heart and vascular conditions.

Latest News at The Institute

Texas Heart Institute at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Recognized Among Nation’s Best in Cardiology & Heart Surgery by U.S. News & World Report

HOUSTON ― July 26, 2022 ― Texas Heart Institute at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center ranked 20th in the nation among Cardiology & Heart...

Prestigious THI Fellowship Graduates 13 Stellar Cardiologists

On June 10, The Texas Heart Institute (THI) celebrated 13 talented graduates of its internationally recognized cardiology fellowship training program....

Scientific Papers Take Our Research to the World

Since its creation in 1962, Texas Heart Institute has been a leader in advancing cardiovascular medicine, making discoveries that have...

Reimagining the Future of Cardiovascular Health

When Dr. Denton Cooley and his colleagues founded the Texas Heart Institute (THI), it was with the firm belief that excellence in...

The Heart Beat: A Focus on the Social Determinants of Health

In our special Thanksgiving Holiday episode of The Heart Beat, Host Maya Pomroy and THI CEO and President Dr. Joseph G....

THI Perfusion School’s Kyle Guster Honored with Inaugural Sal Guercio Memorial Scholarship

Texas Heart Institute’s School of Perfusion Technology has honored student Kyle Guster with the school’s inaugural Sal Guercio Memorial Scholarship....