About Us

Flora Sam, MD 

Interim Director of the Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute

Nancy Clinton, MBA 

Administrative Director 

Katie Tafelski

Administrative Assistant 

Mission

The WCVI’s mission is to advance the field of cardiovascular research and science. Investigators in the WCVI conduct and coordinate research and training related to the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. The WCVI combines and integrates basic science, clinical investigation, and population science with the ultimate goal of advancing patient care. 

 Membership 

WCVI Membership pdf.