Providence Heart and Vascular Clinical Research

Patients can access the latest heart and vascular therapies, which are currently available only through clinical research studies.

The Earle A. Chiles Research Institute

The Earle A. Chiles Research Institute (EACRI) is a multidisciplinary center devoted to health care study. Since 1960, research activities at the Providence Portland Medical Center-based EACRI have resulted in life-saving and cost-saving treatment for patients with heart disease, cancer, diabetes and infectious diseases.

The PARTNER II Trial: SAPIEN XT Transcatheter Aortic Valve

A new alternative to surgery for patients. This trial is designed to investigate the next generation transcatheter aortic valve in both intermediate and high-surgical risk patients.