CRT Group Foundation

CRT Group Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to providing educational services in the field of interventional cardiology. CRT focuses on the advances and changes in the field of cardiovascular medicine. CRT is designed to provide access to the world’s leading clinicians and the latest research in order to improve practice and treatment outcomes for a variety of health care professionals.

CRT Group Foundation is located on the campus of MedStar Washington Hospital Center, the busiest and most comprehensive heart program in the United States.

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The principal mission of CRTvirtual is to provide an accessible platform for continuing education for fellows and physicians in the field of interventional cardiology. CRTvirtual creates a diverse, interactive online learning environment that provides quality education. Our participants can develop clinical skills focused on evidence-based medicine and learn from world-renowned faculty while in the comfort of their own homes from across the nation and around the world. In our virtual classroom, we tackle a variety of interventional cardiology topics, from the basics to the presentation of complex and interesting cases, while encouraging audience participation.

CRTonline provides exclusive interventional cardiology content to keep you up to date on the latest developments in the field. Premium members get access to videos and slides of conference presentations and interviews with key thought leaders in interventional cardiology. Our news sections help you stay on top of breaking news, noteworthy journal articles, and important developments in the marketplace regarding cardiovascular devices and medications.


CRT, one of the world’s leading interventional cardiology conferences, is attended by more than 3,000 interventional and endovascular specialists. At the 2020 meeting, CRT featured over 1,300 presentations and 20 live cases from eight locations around the world. The conference, held each year in Washington, DC, is supported by MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute and serves as a forum for physician and health-care professional education about new cardiovascular technology and interventional procedures in the field. The meeting is several conferences at once, with tracks including CRT Valve & Structural, CRT Endovascular, Technology & Innovation, Atherosclerosis & Research, and Nurses & Technologists.

CRM Jounal

Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine (CRM) is an international, English-language, multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal that publishes original laboratory and clinical investigations related to revascularization therapies in cardiovascular medicine. CRM publishes 12 regular print issues and a supplemental issue each year. The journal is indexed on Index Medicus and MEDLINE®/PubMed®.

The journal’s location in Washington, DC, gives it an advantage in reporting on regulatory issues as they pertain to interventional cardiology and structural heart disease. The journal is read by cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, structural heart interventionalists, vascular physicians, healthcare regulators, industry, fellows in training, and innovators around the globe.

CRM is also the official journal of the Cardiovascular Research Technologies (CRT) meeting. The journal publishes original articles, research letters, reviews, editorials, and special features. Original articles that address any aspect of cardiovascular revascularization or structural intervention are invited. Letters to the editor, trial design papers, and interesting images are encouraged.