The Cross-cutting Thematic Action “VIVA”
was a think tank to create and promote a Hospital-University Federation (FHU) initiative.
The FHU SMART was created in January 2016 : SMall ARtery disease, a Transdisciplinary project aimed at unraveling mechanisms and developing Personalized approaches to prevent its occurrence, progression and consequences (http://smart-fhu.u-bordeaux.fr/en)
The SMART project aims to implement an ambitious multidisciplinary and translational program of research, health-care practice and teaching, related to small artery disease of different organs.
FHU (Fédération Hospitalo-Universitaire) SMART : http://smart-fhu.u-bordeaux.fr/en