To improve cardiovascular outcomes through clinical research, education and patient assistance. CFST carries out it’s mission by pursuing three basic goals:
The CFST designs and performs local clinical trials of diagnostic modalities, drugs and devices. The SETCRC supports the design and performance of clinical trials to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disorders. The CFST is currently funding the design and development of two medical research and software projects. Additionally, the Foundation supports scholarships in healthcare and provides assistance to indigent patients of Southeast Texas.
The CFST develops, promotes, and sponsors educational activities for healthcare providers in southeast Texas. The Foundation also provides educational grants and scholarship funds for health science students in our area.
The CFST provides funding for health care for indigent patients in Southeast Texas. These funds assist with diagnostics, treatment procedures and medications.