Research

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.

Providence Heart and Vascular Clinical Research

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