The Heart & Lung Research Foundation, a subsidiary of the Intermountain Research and Medical Foundation, supports education and provides start-up funding for cardiovascular and pulmonary research projects.
Two events are held annually to benefit the work 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.