The main aim of K.G. Jebsen Centre for Cardiac Research is to identify key factors responsible for diastolic dysfunction.
K.G. Jebsen Centre for Cardiac Research is directed by Professor Ivar Sjaastad. The centre comprises six research groups at University of Oslo; of which three are located at Ullevål Hospital (Christensen, Louch and Sjaastad), two at Rikshospitalet (Edvardsen and Gullestad) and one at Radiumhospitalet (Raiborg).