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AMICUS, derived from the Latin word for friend, is a membership organization of the Intermountain Research and Medical Foundation devoted to supporting medical research throughout Intermountain Healthcare's Salt Lake Valley hospitals.​​​​

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Heart & Lung Research Foundation

The Heart & Lung Research Foundation supports education and seed money for cardiovascular and pulmonary research.

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Mission and History


​What began as a way to fund medical research for physician over 40 years ago, grew into Intermountain Research and Medical Foundation, formerly the Deseret Foundation today.

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Board of Trustees & Staff

The Intermountain Research & Medical Foundation, formerly The Deseret Foundation, is led by a dedicated Board of Trustees. Together, with the Foundation staff they strive to carry out the mission of the Foundation.

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