Our People

Meet the people who support the Texas Heart Institute and have committed themselves to making The Next First in Cardiovascular Discovery. Their work will take us a step closer to realizing our mission.

Administration & Leadership

Texas Heart Institute is lead by functional leaders as well as our Board of Trustees, who volunteer their leadership and time to the Institute

Research Program Directors

Learn more about the Directors that provide leadership and guidance to our various research departments at Texas Heart Institute.

Education Program Directors

The Program Directors for our numerous education initiatives are responsible for the implementation and management of these critical efforts that fulfill a component of our mission.


Texas Heart Institute Bud Frazier

Meet the employees of Texas Heart Institute who work tirelessly each and every day in pursuit of our mission to eradicate cardiovascular disease.

Professional Staff

Our Professional Staff consists of more than 170 cardiovascular surgeons, cardiologists, anesthesiologists, pathologists, scientists and specialists who support our critical work.

Fellows & Trainees

Meet the Texas Heart Institute fellows who are training to become the next generation of leaders in the cardiovascular field.