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Collaboration between academic departments, state and federal agencies, industry and entrepreneurs is critical to the future of Dalton Cardiovascular Research Center. If you are interested in joining or harnessing the intellectual resources at Dalton, contact Dr. Scott Rector, Interim Director, at

MU Collaborators

Dalton seeks to achieve international recognition as a center of excellence in cardiovascular research. In seeking excellence, we acknowledge our partnership with the colleges of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, Arts and Science, Engineering, Veterinary Medicine, and the School of Medicine. Dalton does not consider itself an entity distinct from its partner academic departments. Rather, Dalton is an extension of those departments where multidisciplinary collaboration is emphasized. We share equally with our partners in the success of research based at Dalton.

Some of the departments that collaborate with Dalton:

External Collaborators

Dalton has worked hard to obtain funding from and produce quality results for agencies such as the American Heart Association (AHA), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), National Institutes of Health (NIH), US Department of Defense, their associated subsidiaries and many others.

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