About Us

The SHAPE project is co-ordinated by the

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STICARES Cardiovascular Research Foundation, the study Co-ordination Centre of SHAPE, is an international scientific research organisation, which co-ordinates and performs clinical and epidemiological studies, aimed at the prevention and better treatment of cardiovascular disorders.

STICARES is based in Rhoon, The Netherlands, under the directorship of Professor Remme, who is one of the initiators of SHAPE and is Chairman of this extensive study.