Texas Heart Institute offers a collection of live activities as part of its commitment to furthering the education of physicians and other medical professionals on cardiovascular health and patient care. The Institute’s offerings include: THI Cardiology Grand Rounds (Live Webcasting available), The James T. Willerson, MD Cardiovascular Science Seminar Series, THI Cardiology Education Conferences and other events.

The James T. Willerson, M.D., Cardiovascular Science Seminar Series

This multi-institutional program is organized by the Texas Heart Institute, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. The seminar series provides a unified forum for the cardiovascular research community within the Texas Medical Center to meet, and it connects us to outstanding scientists nationally and internationally. The seminar is held Thursdays during the academic year (September – May) from 4:00-5:00 pm at THI in the Denton A. Cooley Auditorium. There is no cost to attend and the seminar is open to the public with a special focus toward postdoctoral fellows, scientists, researchers and physicians.


THI Cardiology Education Conferences

Daily conferences & journal clubs are led by the THI Teaching Staff and Fellows (i.e. Interventional Fellows Conference, EP Conference, EKG Conference, Cath Conference, Core Cardiology Lecture Series, Journal Club, M&M and Echo/MRI Clinical Correlation Conferences). Open to all THI trainees including cardiology, surgery, anesthesiology, and critical care residents and fellows.