United States

iSCAD Registry

The mission of iSCAD Registry is to develop and maintain an independent, multi-center data repository to advance the pace and breadth of SCAD research around the world, toward the common goals of improving patient diagnosis and outcomes, and to accelerate scientific discovery. The coordinating center of iSCAD Registry is Boston-based PERFUSE, under the direction of Dr. C. Michael Gibson. PERFUSE is well-known for its expertise in coordinating international multi-center clinical trials and also is a well-respected and experienced angiographic core lab. The iSCAD Registry is funded by SCAD Alliance. For more information, contact iSCAD steering committee members Dr. Esther Kim, Dr. Malissa Wood or Katherine Leon: [email protected]


U.S. Clinical Studies

The institutions listed below offer SCAD-specific clinics, programs and research opportunities.


Cleveland Clinic — Ohio

Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute


Intermountain Medical Center — Salt Lake City, UT

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) Research Group


MGH Corrigan Minehan Heart Center — Boston, MA

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) Clinic and Research


Mayo Clinic — Rochester, MN

Mayo Clinic Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) Research Program


Stanford University — California

Stanford Interventional Cardiology Program and Women’s Heart Health


Vanderbilt University — Nashville, TN

Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute SCAD Program