The Heart & Lung Research Foundation, a subsidiary of the Intermountain Research and Medical Foundation, formerly the Deseret Foundation, supports education and seed money for cardiovascular and pulmonary research.
Two events are held annually in benefit of The Heart & Lung Research Foundation.
The mission of the Heart & Lung Research Foundation is to lead Intermountain Healthcare’s Urban Central Region in providing resources for the saving of lives by:
- Providing seed money for worthy research projects that will ultimately lead to clinical application;
- Educating the community concerning the lifesaving programs of the Heart & Lung Research Foundation;
- Raising the standards of health and health care;
- Confirming to the members of the community that these efforts of the Heart & Lung Research Foundation have resulted in the extension of many lives.