The Foundation on cardio-vascular Research
A foundation of the Institut de France
A Foundation – Institut de France, born from a personnel experience of a patient
« Cardiovascular research has given me the feeling of being reborn. Therefore, from now it is necessary that on more and more heart patients can profit from the progress of research. »
Danièle Hermann, taken ill at very young age from a quickly developing cardiogram, was twice operated at the heart by Professor Alain Carpentier. In 1979, this had pushed her to create the Association for Cardiovascular Research in 1979, and the Cardio-Vascular Research Foundation
in July 2001.
of a technical-medical decision, but the direct conclusion from a personal experience.